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NEWS: Best of ZapCon Full Results!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Best of ZapCon Full Results!

It’s a difficult task, sometimes, picking the best of the best, and this year at ZapCon was no exception. People brought down some truly awesome games. And while we thank everyone for sharing, we want to recognize some of the most appreciated games among them. Here are the Best of ZapCon award winners for 2018, along […]

NEWS: ZapCon Day Two Coverage!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: ZapCon Day Two Coverage!

As much fun as we had at ZapCon 6 on Saturday, Sunday was even better! Check it out! And, yes, if you weren’t there, you definitely missed out.

NEWS: ZapCon Day One Coverage

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 24 April 2018 | 1 Comment

ZapCon 6 may be over, but its memory will live on. If you didn’t get the chance to head down to the Mesa convention this past weekend, we’re truly sorry you missed out. It was a great time. Check out all the fun we had on Saturday!    

NEWS: Twas the Night Before ZapCon

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 20 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Twas the Night Before ZapCon

ZapCon is this weekend! It’s finally here! We had a blast checking out the state’s biggest pinball and arcade convention during Friday night setup — and you’re going to have an amazing time this weekend! Here are the highlights, so you know what to expect. (Awesomeness, expect awesomeness!)

Packed Up And Ready To Go!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes,Zapcon 18 April 2018 | Comments Off on Packed Up And Ready To Go!

When you have fifteen machines to move, you start early! We’re bringing a full contingent of awesome games down to ZapCon this weekend at the Mesa Convention Center. That means packing up the truck was especially fun this year. Check it out!  

NEWS: Your Guide To ZapCon!

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 18 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Your Guide To ZapCon!

When you get to ZapCon on Saturday, you might feel a bit overwhelmed. The majesty of nearly 350 games just waiting for you to play may be overwhelming, especially coupled with the joy of really cool merchandise, and the awe of side lounges that will take you back to the halcyon days of your console-driven childhood. But […]

NEWS: Our ZapCon Games List!

Games For Sale,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 17 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Our ZapCon Games List!

It’s getting so close! ZapCon will be here on Saturday! To help further the excitement, here’s the list of games we’re taking to the show. Almost everything is for sale, so YOU can take home the best-ever ZapCon souvenir. Stop by the Firebird booth and say hello!      

NEWS: Best of ZapCon Returns!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Zapcon 15 April 2018 | Comments Off on NEWS: Best of ZapCon Returns!

ZapCon will be here this weekend! And so will the Best of ZapCon! Once again, Firebird Pinball is proud to sponsor our annual competition, designed to honor those of you who bring the most awesome games down to share at the two-day pinball and arcade convention, April 21-22 at the Mesa Convention Center. Drop by […]

ZapCon STILL Needs You!

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Tournaments,Zapcon 29 March 2018 | Comments Off on ZapCon STILL Needs You!

ZapCon is coming! ZapCon is coming! Yes, the state’s largest pinball and arcade convention is right around the corner, with only around three weeks left until the big day! But ZapCon still needs one thing to be successful: You!

Pinball 101

Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes 5 March 2018 | Comments Off on Pinball 101

We had the great pleasure of playing teacher to an awesome group of young adults last week, when students from a home-school co-op visited us in the shop to learn about building pinball machines. Check it out!