Wizard’s Arcade Update 2

“Wizard’s Arcade” Update #2: I completed a pencil sketch for the cabinet side art. The game’s theme is a Bar-Arcade that has classic video games, pinball machines, pool, and other coin operated games. I chose to depict pinball machines on the side art. The games are all titles that I designed and were never made. […]

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I’m Pleased to Announce

I’m pleased to announce a new pinball machine project. “Wizard’s Arcade” (Working Title), the setting will be in a Dave & Buster’s type arcade (Barcade). The game art will feature classic video games, pinball machines, pool, darts, etc. The playfield will offer the player clear view to the ball most of the time, a combination […]

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Playing Pinball to Win

Playing Pinball to Win- If you go into any casino and look at the slot machines, you will find a board range of game types from fancy video slots to basic reel type games that have a generic theme. You see, there are players who play for entertainment who prefer games that have a lot […]

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The Pinball Sprint

My last blog entry discussed the “Pinball Race”, a new concept for tournament or league play, The object is to complete either a score threshold or playfield objective with the shortest time possible. Using that concept, the player continued until they accomplished the goal, then recorded the time it took to get there. Here is a […]

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Pinball Race Tournament Concept

Pinball Race Tournament: More accurately, this concept is really a “Time Trial” tournament. 1-    The object is to achieve a specific score as quickly as possible. 2-    A stopwatch is used to time the game. The scorekeeper starts the stopwatch when the first point is scored. When the player passes the target score, the timer […]

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I’m working at Aristocrat.

This is my official announcement that I recently began a new gig at Aristocrat Technologies in Las Vegas. I will be working with Joe Kaminkow in the Secret Sauce Studio. I am happy to say that we’ll be making the best slots in the industry. We will blow away the competition in two weeks at […]

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Come Fix Me, I’m Broken!

Come Fix Me, I’m Broken! Having a game that has a technical problem inform the game operator is good both for the player and operator! Any game can immediately inform the operator if the game goes down (bill/coin jam, button not working, lost ball, ball stuck in a scoop/hole, etc.). This would require that software be […]

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Tandem Play- What it really is!

Tandem Play- What it really is! Over the years, we have seen many attempts to have two players play the same game simultaneously. Challenger, War, Joust, NBA Fastbreak, etc. In all of these games, the two players played against each other in a competitive manner. With tandem play, the two players play as a team […]

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Pinballingo!

I have created a game concept for a viable casino bingo pinball machine and have included earnings analytics. Many pinball purists may not like this proposal because it talks about fitting the game into a standard slant slot cabinet, as a video machine. But for practicality, this would be the only viable option to get […]

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