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Crowdsourced Tech Database

by Aaron Hoyland

In an effort to keep pinball alive and thriving, we are crowd sourcing pinball techs from all over the world to compile their contact information into an online database. This is version 0.1 of this resource. This database connects the pinball community with techs to keep pinball games alive, playable, and fun. Troubleshooting is now a click away!* Find a tech by accessing the beta version of our database here* (listed alphabetically by state) Are you a pinball technician? Would you like your business to be listed? Click here to submit your information to our database so customers can find read more…

Celebrating National Pinball Day 2021

by Imoto Arcade

FOR ORDERS OVER $99: Free Domestic Shipping &  $10 Off International Shipping COUPON CODE: PINBALLDAY21 Codes are CASE-SENSITIVE, use all caps to activate! Domestic orders receive USPS/FEDEX GROUND shipping. For International orders, input code on International Checkout Page. Offer valid for one day only on 8/1/21 (Eastern time) Do you know the history of National Pinball Day? Joe Ciaravino started this petition to U.S. Senate For nearly 100 years the game of pinball has been delighting generations of Americans and the rest of the world. It has been a unique form of American entertainment synonymous with Baseball, Jazz and Hollywood. Pinball not only serves as a reflection of read more…

COMING SOON!

by Imoto Arcade

HAPPY NATIONAL PINBALL DAY! Free Domestic Shipping and $10 OFF International shipping for orders over $99 with code: PINBALLDAY21 – You can catch the livestream at: twitch.tv/marcopinball facebook.com/marcospec youtube.com/marcopinball – Happy Flipping!

Meet the Ladies of Marco Pinball

by Imoto Arcade

Meet the amazing ladies that help keep Marco Pinball running!   ASHLII WRIGHT Q: How long have you been working at Marco Pinball? A: I have been working at Marco since October 2020 Q: What do you do at Marco Pinball? A:  I am primarily a picker in the warehouse but have been cross trained in several different areas including pack/shipping, receiving, and customer service (soon). Q: What is your favorite thing about working at Marco Pinball? A: My favorite thing about working at Marco is the people I work for and with. It’s not often that you find a job read more…

How to Remove a Playfield – Stern Spike 2

by Imoto Arcade

Here is a great tutorial from Charlie Danger of Dead Flip Pinball Streaming showing us how to remove a playfield from a new Stern Pinball game! Removing the playfield is sometimes necessary, do it with confidence and care. Watch the tutorial here! Another great tutorial video from Jack Danger, “Breaking Down a Pinball Machine for Transport: Follow Dead Flip on Youtube for more great tutorials! http://www.youtube.com/deadflip

TWIPYs Pinball Awards 2020

by Imoto Arcade

Congratulations to all the winners of the 2020 season TWIPYs Pinball Awards!! If you missed the show, check it out here: For more in-depth information about the TWIPY Pinball Awards results, check out the article on This Week In Pinball: https://twipys.com/2020-twipy-results-percentages/ We are proud sponsors of the TWIPYs, 4 years and counting and can’t wait to do the show LIVE again at the 2022 Texas Pinball Festival!

PinTech LIVE

by Imoto Arcade

Join us for PinTech LIVE every Thursday at 3PM Eastern Repairs – Maintenance – Pinball Tech Chat Our Pintech LIVE series is available on multiple streaming platforms. Subscribe/Follow now to get instant notifications on when we go LIVE! TWITCH.TV http://www.twitch.tv/marcopinball FACEBOOK LIVE http://www.facebook.com/marcospec YOUTUBE LIVE (watch past shows here!) http://www.youtube.com/marcopinball

PinTech LIVE Presents LED ZEPPELIN by Stern Pinball

by Imoto Arcade

This Thursday, December 31st, is officially Marco Pinball’s LED ZEPPELIN day!!! We have one of the first NEW Stern Pinball™ Led Zeppelin Pro Pinball machines and can’t wait to unbox it and share it with everyone. Hosts: Imoto Arcade & Kyle Spiteri PINTECH LIVE // 3-5PM EST-Deep Dive overview of all three models with Designer, Steve Ritchie and Lead Programmer, Tim Sexton.-Q&A Session, ask your questions in the chat!-Project Pinball Raffle live drawing for Led Zeppelin LE PT1 at end of show around 5PM Eastern. If PT2 sells out (link below) we will do the live drawing for that raffle read more…

International Shipping Update

by Imoto Arcade

Update Jan 2021: There is a new ~25% Tariff on all USA imports to EU that affects pinball machines and parts purchases. To learn more about how the tariffs affects pinball, check out the PinballNews.com Article: https://www.pinballnews.com/site/2020/11/12/eu-imposes-pinball-tariff/ — Fedex Rate Changes:  We are pleased to announce we have recently expanded our partnership with Fedex and iGlobal delivery services. This results in drastically reduced international shipping charges and includes delivery with all duties and taxes paid. Also, there are expanded express options that can offer shipment directly to your door. This new program is operating in Canada, Australia, and multiple areas read more…