2017 TWIPY Pinball Awards Results

2017 TWIPY Pinball Awards Results

 

 Best Animations and Display

37% Dialed In
18% Batman ’66
11% Star Wars
10% Aerosmith
9% Alien
8% Total Nuclear Annihilation
4% Guardians of the Galaxy
2% Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
1% The Jetsons

 


Best Lightshow

52%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
25%-Dialed In
9%-Star Wars
4%-Guardians of the Galaxy
3%-Aerosmith
3%-Alien
2%-Batman ’66
2%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Best Theme

21%-Star Wars
19%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
15%-Batman ’66
15%-Dialed In
14%-Alien
11%-Guardians of the Galaxy
2%-Aerosmith
1%-The Jetsons
1%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth

 


Best Toys and Gimmicks

38%-Dialed In
22%-Aerosmith
11%-Batman ’66
10%-Alien
6%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
6%-Guardians of the Galaxy
4%-Star Wars
3%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Best Theme Integration

30%-Dialed In
19%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
18%-Batman ’66
14%-Alien
7%-Star Wars
6%-Aerosmith
5%-Guardians of the Galaxy
2%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
1%-The Jetsons

 


Best Sound and Callouts

35%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
20%-Dialed In
14%-Batman ’66
10%-Star Wars
9%-Alien
8%-Aerosmith
3%-Guardians of the Galaxy
1%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Best Code and Rules

52%-Dialed In
20%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
10%-Star Wars
7%-Batman ’66
4%-Aerosmith
3%-Alien
2%-Guardians of the Galaxy
2%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Best Playfield Gameplay and Layout

52%-Dialed In
20%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
8%-Star Wars
6%-Guardians of the Galaxy
5%-Batman ’66
5%-Aerosmith
3%-Alien
1%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Best Artwork

29%-Aerosmith
21%-Guardians of the Galaxy
17%-Batman ’66
13%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
11%-Dialed In
3%-Alien
3%-Star Wars
2%-The Jetsons
1%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth

 


Game of the Year

42%-Dialed In
34%-Total Nuclear Annihilation
7%-Batman ’66
6%-Star Wars
3%-Aerosmith
3%-Guardians of the Galaxy
3%-Alien
1%-Lexy Lightspeed – Escape from Earth
0%-The Jetsons

 


Favorite New Mod Top 5

 

Atomic Pile (BM66)
ColorDMD (various)
Pin Stadium Lights (various)
Red Smoke Mod – Witch (WOZ)
Walking Stay Puft (GB

Favorite New Mod Winner: Pin Stadium Lights

 


Favorite Pinball YouTube Channel Top 3

 

Buffalo Pinball – Bro, Do You Even Pinball?
PAPA
Straight Down the Middle: a Pinball Show

Favorite Pinball YouTube Channel Winner: Straight Down the Middle: a Pinball Show

 


Favorite Pinball Twitch Streamer Top 3

 

Buffalo Pinball – Bro, Do You Even Pinball?
Dead Flip
Straight Down the Middle: a Pinball Show

Favorite Pinball Twitch Streamer Winner: Dead Flip

 


Favorite Pinball Podcast Top 3

 

Buffalo Pinball – Bro, Do You Even Talk Pinball?
Head 2 Head Pinball Podcast
Kaneda’s Pinball Podcast

Favorite Pinball Podcast Winner: Kaneda’s Pinball Podcast


Other MODS that got votes:

3D Translites
Baby Groot head
Bat phone for Batman 66
Batmobile parachute pickup van
BM66 speakerlights (Yelobird)
BSD Coffin Mod
Chromaballs
Chrome Candy
CLIFFY
Comet LEDs
Creech lcd mod remake
DI – BOB Sign
DMD Extender
Flip N Out Pinballs Hobbit Lockdown Bar Kit
Ghostbusters Slime River
Ghostbusters Center Post
Ghostbusters Firehouse
Indiana Jones Adventure Path mold
Jurassic Park Trex mod
Laseriffic Ghostbusters topper
Lighted Speaker panel
Lights and Spinners on Pro machines
Meltdown Mirrors for TNA
Mirror Blades
ModFather drink holders
Nifty leds
Pingraffix Blades
Plasma Pop bumpers
Playfield Protektor
Raspinsound
Rob Zombie apron display
Rob Zombie mosoleum
Swinks Snack Bar ver. 2.0
Time Bandit’s Drop target add ons
TNA lit side rails
Total Lightshow
TRON Legacy: Play field LCD Mod
TWD Cleland callouts code
Under cab lighting
Vengeance mod on star trek

 

Other YOUTUBE CHANNELS that got votes:

904pinballzine
Allcastlegames
Chris Bucci
Coast2Coast Pinball
Dead flip
Dr John & Emily Cosson
Falcon55
Frankie Silverball
GRC (Ray and Mike)
Great American Pinball
IE pinball
John’s Arcade
Pinball Undesirables
Pinball Mafia
Pinball Mayhem
Pinball Shit
Pinballsupernova
Richmondpinball
Seven’s Pinballorama
SlamTilt
Spida1a
Tattyadams
The Canadian Arcade
This Flippin Podcast
Timballs
TNT Amusements
Zen Studios

 

Other TWITCH STREAMERS that got votes:

Colorado Collective
Dirty Donny
Domino pinball
Double Danger
HamburglarX
IEPinball / Karl DeAngelo
INK & MOS
Lethal Frag
Melbourne Silverball
Michael Welsh
Moncla Mafia
Neil McRae
Owlnonymous
Papa
Pinball Live
Pinball Mafia
Pinball Undesirables
PinDaddy
Rage Tilt Pinball
Richmond pinball
Slam Tilt
Stash
That dude in Georgia
The Moncla Mafia
This Flippin Podcast
timballs
VooVoof
Wicked Pissa

 

Other PODCASTS that got votes:

Arcade Heroes Podcast
Blahcade Podcast
Broken Token Podcast
Coast 2 Coast Podcast
Coin box Podcast
Colorado Pinball Collective Podcast
Eclectic Gamers Podcast
For Amusement Only Podcast
Little Kings Podcast
New York City Pinball Podcast
Pinball Players Podcast
Pinball Profile Podcast
Pinheadz Podcast
Skillshot Podcast
Slam Tilt Podcast
Spooky Pinball Podcast
Straight Down the Middle: a pinball show Podcast
The Canadian Pinball Podcast
The Pinball Podcast
The Spinner is Lit Podcast
This Flippiin’ Podcast
This Old Pinball Podcast
Tilt Thru Podcast


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Upcoming Games and Rumors

Stern Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Aerosmith
  • AC/DC Vault Edition
  • Star Wars
  • Guardians of the Galaxy

Announced/Confirmed

  • Elvira 3

Rumors of Future Titles

  • Deadpool?
  • _______ VE?
  • The Munsters?
  • Iron Maiden?
  • The Beatles?
  • Jurassic World?
  • Pulp Fiction?
  • New Ka-Pow Title?
  • Steve Ritchie Unlicensed?
  • Keith Elwin Game?


Spooky Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Rob Zombie’s Spookshow International
  • Dominos (*contract game)
  • Jetsons (*contract game)
  • Total Nuclear Annihilation (*contract/house game)

Announced/Confirmed

  • Alice Cooper’s Nightmare Castle
  • Ben Heck’s game


American Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Houdini


Dutch Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Bride of Pinbot 2.0
  • Bride of Pinbot 3.0 (on hold)
  • The Big Lebowski (production issues)


Circus Maximus

  • The Pinball Circus Remake
  • Kingpin?


Silver Castle Pinball

  • Timeshock (coming soon)

Jersey Jack Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Wizard of Oz
  • The Hobbit
  • Dialed In
  • Pirates of the Caribbean

Rumors of Future Titles

  • Toy Story?
  • Willy Wonka?
  • The Muppets?


Chicago Gaming/Planetary Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Medieval Madness Remake
  • Attack From Mars Remake

Rumors of Future Titles

  • Monster Bash Remake?
  • Cactus Canyon Remake?
  • Big Bang Bar Remake?
  • Theatre of Magic?


Heighway Pinball

Most Recent Titles

  • Full Throttle
  • Alien (shipping)

Rumors of Future Titles

  • Queen?
  • Barry Oursler Licensed Theme
  • Barry Oursler UnLicensed Theme


P3 (Multimorphic)

  • Lexy Lightspeed
  • Cannon Lagoon
  • Cosmic Cart Racing


Homepin

  • Thunderbirds (coming soon)


Phénix Pinball

  • Olympic Goblin


Deeproot Pinball

  • Retro Atomic Zombie Adventureland?
  • Alice in Wonderland?
  • Magic Girl?
  • Houdini?

 

 

**TWIP dreams of the day Harry Potter Pinball will be added to these rumors. Ms. Rowling, I’d be willing to steal an egg from a Hungarian Horntail if you approve this!


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