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Golden Tee Goes Great with Pinball!

Games For Sale,Shop Notes 14 May 2019 | Comments Off on Golden Tee Goes Great with Pinball!

You know us. We like pinball machines. But once in a while, we come across other things that we like too. So we buy them, clean them, play them, and sell them to you! We’ve had a ton of fun with this Golden Tee Fore arcade game, but now it’s time to make room for […]

Pinball You Have to Sit Down For

Games For Sale,Shop Notes 14 May 2019 | Comments Off on Pinball You Have to Sit Down For

Check out this totally cool, totally inexpensive, and totally fun pinball machine with a great Phoenix connection! We picked up this Lucky Draw cocktail machine a month ago, and went through it completely. LEDs, upgraded rings, and more. Take it home today! $600

Leslie’s Week with Antonio

NEWS,Pinball in Arizona,Pinball in Phoenix,Shop Notes,Tournaments,Zapcon 7 May 2019 | Comments Off on Leslie’s Week with Antonio

Not only did Leslie win her first Belles & Chimes tournament last month at StarFighters Arcade, she got to take the trophy with her to ZapCon. In case you haven’t noticed yet, the trophy for the local women’s pinball league is a giant banana named Antonio Banana. Thanks for trusting me with Antonio, ladies! He […]

Amazing Addams Family

Shop Notes 3 May 2019 | Comments Off on Amazing Addams Family

We just finished a full restoration of this amazing Addams Family pinball machine. This game has it all, from its brand-new CPR playfield to its blue-LED’d topper. Everything works beautifully, with tons of new parts. It will be going to its new home on Monday morning, so enjoy it vicariously!

Fantastic Once Again

Shop Notes 4 March 2019 | Comments Off on Fantastic Once Again

Sometimes shipping goes great. And sometimes it doesn’t. We were contacted by a Scottsdale fashion store recently because a machine they had shipped to them arrived in pieces. With a little bit of work, the game is once again fantastic. Check it out!

Goodbye, Hyperball

Shop Notes 4 March 2019 | Comments Off on Goodbye, Hyperball

We sent another long-time favorite on its way this past month, too, as we bid adieu to Hyperball. This rapid-fire pinball gun game is tons of fun to play, and we loved the powdercoated legs on it. Check it out!

That’s a Wrap, Mario!

Shop Notes 4 March 2019 | Comments Off on That’s a Wrap, Mario!

We had this Super Mario Brothers pinball machine a long time, since the kids were really little, and worshiped Mario. But someone else really wanted it. So with the kids’ permission, we shopped the game, and recently sent it on its way. Check it out! This game is super!    

A Rare Butterfly

Shop Notes 11 February 2019 | Comments Off on A Rare Butterfly

Some pinball machines are pretty. And some pinball machines are beautiful. Like this one. We were happy to stare upon its sweet countenance for a time, but now this rare Zacarria Farfalla is on its way to its new home. Check it out!

Cool Ramps, Dude

Shop Notes 11 February 2019 | Comments Off on Cool Ramps, Dude

We recently had this Lethal Weapon Three game come through the shop. And we made it look awesome. Check out what a difference powdercoated ramps can make!

Firebird Junior in the Shop

Shop Notes 11 February 2019 | Comments Off on Firebird Junior in the Shop

We’re so glad that our kids remain always ready to help in the shop. Firebird Junior and the Big Firebird stripped this Lethal Weapon Three together recently. Raise those kids right, people!