Keeping The Ball Alive: New Coffee Table Book Depicts Stern Pinball's 30-Year History

by Stern Pinball Press Release
Posted On: 10/20/2016

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Source: Stern Pinball Inc. | Released Oct. 14, 2016

ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL--Oct. 14, 2016/PRNewswire/ -- Stern Pinball Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of pinball machines. Stern Pinball sells to countries all over the world and offers the best games with the most exciting titles such as: Ghostbusters (2016), Spider-Man, Game of Thrones, KISS, WWE Wrestlemania, The Walking Dead, Star Trek, Metallica, The Avengers, X-Men, AC/DC, Transformers, and TRON.

Stern Pinball has partnered with crowdfunding specialists PaperFlock Inc. to produce this commemorative coffee table art book and give fans an inside look at the history, design, production, and manufacturing of pinball machines, as well as the people behind them.

Never before has anyone been given such unprecedented access by the pinball industry.

The 200-page coffee table book will feature over 160 photo pages, color foldouts, and artwork from thirty years of games. Alongside the photos and artwork will be interviews with important game designers like John Trudeau, Steve Ritchie, George Gomez and John Borg, among many more.

Fans will get a chance to become part of the book production through PaperFlock's unique crowd sourcing process. Content will be crafted with input from the project forum at This gives dedicated fans a real sense of ownership in the project. As incentive, unique, collectible, limited edition rewards await financial backers on Kickstarter.

The Kickstarter campaign goes live today, October 14th, coinciding with Stern Pinball's 30th Anniversary party. To view the campaign on Kickstarter, please click here. To join the discussion, visit

About PaperFlock: PaperFlock uses crowd-funding and crowd-sourcing techniques to create unique books not available any other place in the world. PaperFlock is great books for the people by the people.

About Stern Pinball Inc. Stern Pinball Inc., headquartered just outside Chicago, IL, is the oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball games in the world. Stern's highly talented creative and technical teams design, engineer and manufacture a full line of popular pinball games, merchandise and accessories. Recent Stern titles include Batman 66 Anniversary Edition, Ghostbusters, Spider-Man Vault Edition, Game of Thrones, KISS, WWE WrestleMania, The Walking Dead, Mustang, Star Trek, Metallica, The Avengers, X-Men, AC/DC, Tron, Transformers, Avatar, Iron Man and many more. All of Stern's pinball games are crafted and assembled by hand. broad range of players enjoy Stern's games from professional pinball players that compete in high-stakes international competitions around the globe to novice players who are discovering the allure of the silver ball for the first time.

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