Stern Pinball Beatles machine raises $30K for Broadway Cares Charity!

Approximately 2 years ago, in collaboration with Ka-Pow Pinball, Stern Pinball announced the availability of a one-of-a-kind Beatles pinball machine. Only 1964 units were produced in recognition of the year in which the world forever changed when Ed Sullivan introduced America to four young mop-topped musicians from Liverpool, England. With his generosity , and working directly […]

The California Entertainment Machine Association opposes state’s arbitrary shutdown of its businesses, explores litigation

BREA, Calif.—October 28, 2020— The California Entertainment Machine Association (CEMA), a trade association representing owners of jukeboxes, pinball machines, arcade games and other currency-operated devices, announced today that it is exploring legal action challenging Gov. Gavin Newsom’s administration over coronavirus restraints that ban the public from using the devices in bars, restaurants and other public venues. […]

Betson Completes Large Game Room Install at The Alley in Gadsden, AL

October 28, 2020 – The Betson Installation Team recently finished a 37-piece game room at The Alley in Gadsden, AL which has plans to host a grand opening in late November. The arcade features a slate of redemptions games like NERF Arcade, Big Bass Wheel, DC Superheroes Coin Pusher, Despicable Me – Go Bananas, Down the […]

JET Games and UK’s Jolly Roger Partner in Exclusive U.S. Distribution Agreement

DAYTONA BEACH, Florida October 26, 2020 – Jennison Entertainment Technologies (JET) has been appointed as the exclusive U.S. distributor for all Jolly Roger rides. The agreement between both companies was reached prior to the start of the worldwide pandemic and formalized June 1st. Although not publicly released until now, preparations have been under way for […]

COVID-19 SURVEY SHOWS IMPACT OF PANDEMIC ON AMUSEMENT INDUSTRY

The American Amusement Machine Association, International Association of Trampoline Parks, and Roller-Skating Association International conduct COVID19 Amusement Industry Assessment Survey Elk Grove Village, IL – October 26, 2020 – Recently, the American Amusement Machine Association,(AAMA), International Association of Trampoline Parks, (IATP), and the Roller Skating Association International, (RSA) conducted a survey of their memberships to […]

LAI Games Shares Virtual Rabbids Insights with LB VR Community

Dallas, October 26, 2020 – Leading manufacturer LAI Games recently teamed up with Ubisoft to give the  location-based VR community insight into the creation of industry’s highest earning unattended VR  attraction, Virtual Rabbids: The Big Ride. At last week’s VR LBE Summit, LAI Games VP of Research and  Development, Shannon Perell and Ubisoft’s New Business […]

Firestone Financial Announces Results of Amusement Industry Survey

Survey asks amusement owners and operators the impact of COVID-19 on their business and the effect on their 2021 plans. Needham, Mass. – Firestone Financial, a subsidiary of Berkshire Bank, today announced the results of their amusement industry survey, including purchasing needs and industry event attendance plans over the next year. “Our customers and industry partners have […]

ICE Takes Over STING Kiddie Ride Line

Innovative Concepts in Entertainment (ICE) is proud to announce a new partnership with Mark Sprenger and Sting International. ICE will be adding the popular Sting rides, attractions and games to its extensive portfolio. Moving forward ICE will be handling many popular Sting rides such as The KC Cobra, South Beach KC Cobra, Alien Boogey Patrol […]

Gary Stern inducts Chas Siddiqi and Tommy Grant into the Pinball Expo Hall of Fame

There is no one more iconic and influential across the pinball landscape than Chairman and CEO of Stern Pinball, Inc., Gary Stern. Home to many Hall-of-Fame game designers and programmers, Stern Pinball continues to lead the industry in innovation and design, serving digital, consumer, commercial, and corporate markets around the globe. There are many unsung heroes […]