Old School Gaming

Play a Mean Pin Ball

Pinball! Truly, it has to be a lost gaming art. My primary experience with pinball was the old XP 3-D Pinball, which I was about as good at as real pinball, which is to say not very. At least it did not cost any quarters, and was a means to wile away the slow moments at work. Since pinball is still celebrated in some parts, lets watch¹ a little salute to some sweet machines from not so long ago!

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Startup: A Rolling Stone Gathers Millions

Back before golfing was invented, people would roll stones down hills with stakes in them, trying to get the balls to touch or pass between particular stakes for points. While this sounds like the origins for The Price Is Right’s “Plinko”, it was also the predecessor for a game […]