Gaetan Laniel

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Gaetan Laniel

Postby Chnillapoil » Thu Jan 11, 2018 7:29 pm

PIN*BOT 1986
TAXI 1988
MS PACMAN (cocktail project)

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Re: Gaetan Laniel

Postby ShootAgain » Thu Jan 11, 2018 8:22 pm

R.I.P Mr Laniel

Your name will always be remembered when I Iook under my Pinball cabinet.
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Dialed In - Monster Bash - Iron Man VE - Ghostbusters Pro - Star Trek Pro - RBION - Funhouse - WWF Royal Rumble - Dr Dude - Seawitch - Quicksilver
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Re: Gaetan Laniel

Postby semicolin » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:25 pm

Oh no! He brought a lot of joy to so many people.
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Re: Gaetan Laniel

Postby Pindude152 » Thu Jan 11, 2018 9:38 pm

Here's the Romeo Laniel Obituary out of the december 1969 Canadian Coin Box Magazine.

Romeo laniel obit.jpg
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"It's heavy. What is it? ... The, uh, stuff dreams are made of"
-The Maltese Falcon

"Every ball for me's another game.For you this always looks the same [...]
I know for you this doesn't look a lot. For me this is the only thing I got"
-Yello - Pinball Cha Cha

"He who is tired of Weird Al is tired of life"
-Homer Simpson

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Re: Gaetan Laniel

Postby Dave W. » Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:09 pm

ShootAgain wrote:R.I.P Mr Laniel

Your name will always be remembered when I Iook under my Pinball cabinet.

Same here... All of the back doors on my vids have the very recognizable stamp :


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Re: Gaetan Laniel

Postby Sparky » Thu Jan 11, 2018 11:15 pm

We often praise the builders and designers of our addictions, yet so little goes to the people that have made them all accessible.

Thank you, God bless, and may the pearly gates be on free play.
Now playing in Sparky's Power Station: Jungle Lord, Sorcerer, Flash, Time Warp, Black Knight, Algar, Gorgar, Solar Fire, Defender, Grand Lizard, Space Shuttle, Time Fantasy, Cheetah, Freefall, Flight 2000, Future Spa, Big Game, BSD, Old Chicago, Viking, Genesis, Totem, X-Files, Bumper, Marathon, Queen of Hearts, Beauty Contest, Lady Luck (Recel), Slapshot retheme pin, The Cub3, Zombie Walk retheme pin, Wizard of Wor, Asteroids, Major Havok mame, Playchoice 10, Mametendo redtent... way to much shit...

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