• 2015-07-26 12.31.11

Pincast Episode 7 – With Special Musical Guest…

Episode 7 features interviews with two pinball-loving musicians: Australian singer/songwriter Darren Hanlon, and Ed Robertson of the Barenaked Ladies! Both Ed and Darren were touring through Seattle in the same week, and each graciously […]

  • Full Tilt Ballard's Soda Jerks

Seattle Pinball News and Gossip 39

Add-a-Ball Amusement's Annual 420 Tournament (4/20) kicked the summer off early, with gorgeous weather and a whopping 123 contestants! The tournament began at 4:20 with the ceremonial breaking of the glass ...


Getting from Point A to Pinball

It’s easy to be a bus rider and pinball player in Seattle and the surrounding area, but it takes an awareness of time and the always-changing bus schedules. It also requires headphones ...

  • Alexa, Kayla and Graham

Pincast Episode 6 – Babes in Pinland

On Episode 6, Alexa Philbeck joins Kayla and Graham to talk about women in pinball, inclusion and building a community. Kayla notes a cool through-line with the lyrics of our opening theme song and […]

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Pincast Episode 5 – Operation!

Episode 5 features Bobby Conover, owner of 20XX Amusements and captain of the new Pinball Seattle champions, the Soda Jerks! Graham and Kayla talk to Bobby about his experience as a pinball machine operator […]

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Skill Shot, Seattle’s Pinball Zine is a free publication distributed throughout the Seattle area 5 times a year. The Seattle Pinball List and local Pinball News and Gossip are presented in every issue along with a feature article by various rotating contributors. Skill Shot wouldn’t exist without volunteers who help fold and distribute every issue of the zine, and the countless other pinball fans who help us keep the list up-to-date.



Staff: Gordon Ornelas, Brad Hayden, Jeff Larson, Graham Klym, Andrew Cole, Kayla Greet, Justin Blau