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by OTTOgd
Mon Aug 20, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

... and also visited 'Joysticks Arcade' in Wasaga Beach. Where is this arcade? I've been to Wasaga before but have never seen it. It's attached to the Copa Cabana bar. Not 'Splash' anymore: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/copa+Cabana+Bar/@44.5242362,-80.0199665,3a,75y,109.83h,90t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5...
by OTTOgd
Wed Aug 15, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

5 Jacks is circa 1930 (though mine is a recast done 25 years ago or so) The Arrangeball is assumed to be 1975, and is definitely the most addictive pachinko-style machine I've ever played. You can search "Arrangeball" on youtube for lots of gameplay vids, but why not just come to the Otta...
by OTTOgd
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:46 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

More fun! Visited 'Georgian Grill' in Balm Beach! Awesome. 20180814_142659.jpg 20180814_140832.jpg 20180814_132052.jpg 20180814_131841.jpg 20180814_164331.jpg ... and also visited 'Joysticks Arcade' in Wasaga Beach. 20180814_181257.jpg 20180814_180701.jpg 20180814_180629.jpg 20180814_180730.jpg
by OTTOgd
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

cait001 wrote:New pin games... :D


Hey! Both are neat but that 'Sammy Miracle Super' looks really nifty! New-to-me!

What year was it made? Can you please post a gameplay vid?
by OTTOgd
Fri Aug 03, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

I had fun!

Visited Pop's Mini Putt and arcade while visiting Turkey Point! Awesome.

Yep, high score on Ms. Pac. 8-)

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by OTTOgd
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: Old Stern - How do you put the legs on?
Replies: 12
Views: 261

Re: Old Stern - How do you put the legs on?

Great resto problem-solving thread with helpful pics, thanks.
by OTTOgd
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Smart Ball, pajatso, payazzo, and mechanical ball games...
Replies: 26
Views: 621

Re: Smart Ball, pajatso, payazzo, and mechanical ball games...

So nifty.

Perfect score on Groetchen Pike's Peak 1941
by OTTOgd
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Smart Ball, pajatso, payazzo, and mechanical ball games...
Replies: 26
Views: 621

Re: Smart Ball, pajatso, payazzo, and mechanical ball games...

Pike's Peaks looks an awesomely simple challenge.

Gimme!
by OTTOgd
Wed Jul 18, 2018 12:06 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

2 small new additions to my space-limited arcade... Even had to import pennies to play them! Expect to play these at the Ottawa Gameroom show come September. Those two are so cool. Had no idea they existed and quickly looked them up. Pace Manufacturing Co. made a bunch of games! You need 'Pen-Nee-G...
by OTTOgd
Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

Watched Incredibles 2 (which was pretty good!) with wife-n-kids at Silvercity Brampton and then played the only pin thanks to a free credit! Game played well! ... but I didn't, darnit.

Game on!
by OTTOgd
Sun Jul 15, 2018 8:56 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

so as someone who has never played digital darts, what is the attraction? every time I hear about them, people always say they are one of the most popular machines of the game room. Pre-arcade-game-collecting (almost 10 years :? (since smoking cigarettes too! :D)), I played darts in the garage with...
by OTTOgd
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Pinball is sooooo boring these days.

... because electronic darts is where to be! 8-)
by OTTOgd
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:52 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

Finallee compleetd my 'Tri-Speak-&' collekshun 2day with Speek & Speld ! *phew*

Game on!
by OTTOgd
Sun Jul 01, 2018 10:13 pm
Forum: Stuff Sold and Old Ads (>6months)
Topic: Sonic Prospector-Sold
Replies: 6
Views: 540

Re: Sonic Prospector

Yeah, looks great! Never played the game but looks like fun. Again, wish you were closer, darnit.

GLWS.
by OTTOgd
Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:27 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Pin Up Bar!
Replies: 8
Views: 571

Re: Pin Up Bar!

After a great night of BAMOH at Stef's in Waterloo, finally dropped into Pin Up close to midnight and played a bunch of great games! Pins played well. Great beer! Busy but not crazy packed, thank goodness, and had the pleasure of meeting Che. Great convo that continued until last call! We'll gab aga...
by OTTOgd
Tue Jun 19, 2018 10:01 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Found these 1982 price lists via https://twitter.com/CatDeSpira/status/1008777609520431105?s=19 Huh? Centuri Swimmer is one of the most expensive games listed at the time? Never heard of the game! Crazy cab! Never played Midway Blue Print either, both listed for $2145 US in 1982 (~$5,625.47 in 2018...
by OTTOgd
Sat Jun 16, 2018 5:27 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: What did you do today in the hobby?
Replies: 4642
Views: 210520

Re: What did you do today in the hobby?

Added a Quik Draw to the basement. After countless tries, I'm 'remarkable' at best. Scared to play my kids. :oops:
by OTTOgd
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:38 am
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: RIP Syd Bolton
Replies: 2
Views: 312

RIP Syd Bolton

Syd.Bolton_Personal.Computer.Museum_Brantford.jpg Never met Syd in person but we've helped each other out in the last decade. He got me get a sweet, original Gameboy! Computer wizard founded museum: http://www.brantfordexpositor.ca/2018/06/12/computer-wizard-founded-museum Watch the videos: https:/...
by OTTOgd
Mon Jun 11, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!
Replies: 1149
Views: 64166

Re: THE MAACA DAILY NEWS! Your daily read about YOU,the members!

Went to Canada's Wonderland today! Beauty day. Behemoth is the best roller coaster, imho.

Only one pin in the 2 arcades I checked! Didn't have time to play. Looked dirty but okay.

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by OTTOgd
Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Happy birthday Chris Silver
Replies: 19
Views: 399

Re: Happy birthday Chris Silver

Happy b-day, Chris!

Thanks again for PinCon! Good times.
by OTTOgd
Thu Jun 07, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: MAACA Forum and Chat
Topic: Hotwheels!?! *2018 Update*
Replies: 51
Views: 3341

Re: Hotwheels!?! *2018 Update*

Had a bit of a set-back and it's been a while but I'm still keeping my eyes open for nifty vehicles!

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by OTTOgd
Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Stuff Sold and Old Ads (>6months)
Topic: SOLD: $140 Satomi coin operated pachinko machine
Replies: 8
Views: 549

Re: ON HOLD: $140 Satomi coin operated pachinko machine

Ha! There's the open-mouthed, new pachinko-addict, madly flicking away for 'touchdowns'!

Thanks!
by OTTOgd
Sun Jun 03, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: Comments and suggestions
Topic: pincon 2018
Replies: 22
Views: 1570

Re: pincon 2018

Yeah, fun show. Big thanks to Chris Silver for making this cool day happen. Favorite game I played was Williams Sorcerer. Thanks Ian! And big thanks to Pindude152(JF) for selling me the coin-op pachinko game! I love playing football! 20180602_115849.jpg 20180602_121658.jpg 20180602_133205.jpg 201806...

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