: Due to the huge, ginormous snowstorm that swept across the northeast, the Cupids and Canines Charity event has been postponed
. It will be rescheduled.
:Cupids and Canines has been rescheduled
to Saturday, March 27, 2010.
STERN's Big Buck Hunter Pro Pinball is In the Wild!
STERN's newest pinball game, Big Buck Hunter Pro, has been released to market. For those of you in the New York metropolitan area who want to try out the game, it will be on route at Amsterdam Billiards
in Manhattan. Big Buck Hunter Pro, along with Twilight Zone
by Bally, will be the games used for 2010, Season #1 of the New York City Pinball League. Commissioner "Max Pinball" is now accepting players to sign-up for this season. League rules, format and more information can be found at http://nycpinballleague.com
. Players of all ages and skill levels are welcome.
Pinball + Gaming + Pooches = Charity!
On Saturday, February 6, 2010, the Professional & Amateur Pinball Association (PAPA) will host is annual Cupids and Canines Casino and Pinball Night
charity event to benefit The Western Pennsylvania Humane Society and Bow Wow Buddies. The event will be held at the at the PAPA World Headquarters
near Pittsburgh, PA. The facility is home to over 400 pinball games from every era. Along with the opportunity to sample all of these great machines, you can participate in the pinball tournament organized by world champion Bowen Kerins
, and play blackjack, craps, roulette, and poker all for charity. The event starts at 7PM, but pinball tournament participants can get in as early as 11:00 AM.
Last year, more than $10,000 was raised for charity. Here are videos from the 2009 event.
Part One: Before the event
Part Two: Let the games begin!
I'd like to give respect to Geraldo Beedog and Señor Perrito del Burrito for inspiring me to produce this tiny nugget of sweet journalism :`-)