Domino’s Pinball Launch Party and Tournament: Oct. 29 at Pocketeer!

dominos-launch-flyerWe’re teaming up with Domino’s, Spooky Pinball and Pocketeer Billiards and Bar to bring the FIRST launch party for the new Domino’s Spectacular Pinball Adventure pinball machine to Buffalo, NY! Here’s the details:

When: Saturday, Oct. 29 from 5 p.m. to midnight

Where: Pocketeer Billiards and Bar, 2444 Clinton St., Buffalo, NY

Tournament details and format:

  • High score tournament on the new Domino’s machine
  • Qualifying is from 5-11 p.m. (No qualfying games will be started past 10:59 p.m.)
  • Open qualifying, come and go as you please
  • Top eight high scores will go to the playoffs
  • Playoffs will be two rounds and begin at 11 p.m.
  • Entries are just $1 per high score attempt (plus coin drop)
  • Unused entries will not be refunded
  • This is an IFPA-endorsed event and you’ll WPPR points
  • It’s a fun, casual tournament – all skill levels are welcome!

Stop down, hang out and check out the latest release from Spooky Pinball. We’ll have giveaways from Domino’s and Spooky Pinball all night. As it’s Halloween weekend, costumes are encouraged. Watch out for the NOID!

 

 

Fall 2016 Team League: Matchups and Lineups

team league fall 2016Our Fall 2016 Team League schedule, matchups and teams have been finalized! Here are the details:

Note one change from last season: On the final night of Team League (Dec. 14), the teams that are closest to each other in the standings play each other that week.

Play kicks off this week–Wednesday, Sept. 7–and continues every other week through Dec. 14. See you there, team players!

Register for the Fall 2016 Team League!

team league fall 2016It’s time for round three of the Buffalo Pinball Team League!  Get a group of 4-6 players together and go head-to-head with other ‘ballers in this fun, casual league. Here are the details:

When: 7:30 p.m., every other Wednesday, Sept. 7 through Dec. 14, 2016 (Note that we may expand to Tuesday nights as well, depending on the number of teams.)

Where: Pocketeer Billiards and Bar, 2444 Clinton St., Buffalo

Cost: Free to enter, just pay to play the games.

Sign up: Email Kaydeross716@gmail.com with your team name, team captain and players by Sept. 2.

Full league rules are available here.

What are you waiting for? Get on it! See you there!

Register for the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open – A PAPA Circuit Event!

bpso16Registration is now open for the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open, our first PAPA Circuit Event.

Players will compete for cash prizes, trophies, points toward the annual PAPA Circuit standings and World Pinball Player Ranking points in this IFPA-endorsed event.

The event will consist of three tournaments: A single, main tournament (qualifying Friday and Saturday, finals Sunday) and two classics tournaments (one Friday, one Saturday)

For more information, including registration, schedule, hotel and travel information and more, visit the Buffalo Pinball Summer Open sub-site.

Domino’s Pinball on “Bro, do you even pinball?” live 8/20 @ 7 Eastern!

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We’re headed to Domino’s World Resource Center in Ann Arbor, MI on Saturday, August 20 to show off some of the first gameplay on Spooky Pinball’s new “Domino’s Spectacular Pinball Adventure” pinball machine! Adam Gacek from Domino’s will battle the bro crew on the game, we’ll get a pizza baking demonstration from one of the head trainers at Domino’s and more!

Join us and watch live at 7 Eastern at http://www.twitch.tv/buffalopinball

New member signups now open for the 2016-17 Buffalo Pinball League

UPDATE: League is now full. See you in September!

Signups are now open to all new members for the 2016-17 Buffalo Pinball League. Open spots will be filled on a first-come, first served basis until all 26 spots are filled. Anyone who registers beyond that limit will be issued a refund, put on a waitlist in case someone else drops out, and will be added in the order received.

To register: send $30 via PayPal to: jayfair416@gmail.com. Please use the “Friends and Family” option when sending your registration payment.

The league meets in collector’s homes from once a month (on the third Saturday with minor exceptions), from Sept. through April. Playoffs will be held in May. League format will be the same as last season, with modification to the points for the second half of the season.