Eclectic Gamers Podcast


Episode 50:

The pinball segment covers the code update for The Walking Dead, Heighway Pinball’s announcement regarding Alien production, a discussion on TWiP’s interview with deeproot Pinball, and some happenings regarding my Pinball News article on Harry Williams, which can be read here:


Episode 51:

In pinball, we discuss Stern’s node boards/capacitors’ kits, Star Wars v1.0, the TWIPY awards, our upcoming “shame” tournament, and TPF 2018.

We’re still gathering “shame” pinball games for the next tournament, so if you want to submit any go here (instructions are at the link):


Episode 52:

The year-end review. Also, round 1 of the best “shame” pinball machine tournament is running, vote here:


We’re getting ready to order another run of shirts (orange with green logo this time), and as usual we’re going to give some away (at least four). Naturally, we’re tying it in for some (relatively) painless promotion work. :wink:

Click the link below to enter. Just entering gets your name into the randomized drawing. However, you can get more entries:
*1 additional entry for following us on Facebook
*1 additional entry for following us on Twitter
*1 additional entry for following us on Instagram
*1 additional entry for leaving an iTunes review

Form includes links to all relevant locations, and what info is required for us to confirm. All actions are free of course. Limit 1 shirt per person. We’ll ship anywhere in the U.S. or bring the shirt to the Texas Pinball Festival for pick-up. Good luck!

EDIT: Post originally said 5 entries for iTunes, it’s the same as the others 1 entry (want to make sure we comply legally and all that, apologies for any confusion!)


Episode 53:

We’ve got a year-end review of Multimorphic’s P3, a bit of Alien and Stern at CES news, and round 2 of our “shame” pinball tournament.

Round 2 voting:

T-shirt giveaway:


Episode 54:

Steve Bowden guest hosts. Our pinball topics include round 3 of the “shame” tournament, Stern’s “Luci” vault edition, TWIP’s interview with deeproot Pinball, the TWIPY award results, the IFPA’s implemented $1 fee, games with rulesets fatal to tournament play (and how to fix them), and ways to attract new players to your local pinball tournaments. Big thanks to Steve for joining us and putting up with our humor.

Round 3 “shame” pinball voting here:


Oh, suggestions for questions to be asked of deeproot Pinball (the interview being scheduled to appear on our next episode) can be emailed in:


Episode 55:

The pinball segment consists of an interview I did with deeproot Pinball, followed by analysis of that interview, our final round in the “shame” tournament, Spooky’s TNA success, and Oktoberfest as a pin theme.

You can vote in the final “shame” tournament round here: