Episode Archive

75 episodes of Backbox Pinball Podcast since the first episode, which aired on June 3rd, 2019.

  • Episode 54: Hot Nudge - Anna Neal & Rebecca Hinsdale

    August 2nd, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    anna neal, chicago, hot nudge, pinball, rebecca hinsdale, streaming, twitch, women

    In this episode of BPP, we chat with the new ladies on the streaming scene, Hot Nudge! Hosts Anna Neal and Rebecca Hinsdale talk about how their stream came together, the challenges and success of creating pinball content, and of course all the hot nugs goodness! We also chat about news (GnR = Jersey Jack after Dark, Wizard modes, and more). I can confirm there is some singing in the episode. #whosoesntloveforeigner #Hotnuggin #Iwannaknowwhatpinballis

  • Episode 53: Mrs. Pin

    July 26th, 2020  |  1 hr 13 mins
    heist, jeff parsons, mrs pin, nerd pins, pin crafts, pinball, sarah line, snorks, sports center, swag

    It is the crossover episode, y'all! We welcome Mrs. Pin, Sarah Line to the podcast. We chat pin crafts, news, Dr. Pin's debut on the podcast scene, our love of swag and so much more, come listen right now!

  • Episode 52: Louise Wagensonner

    July 18th, 2020  |  45 mins 57 secs
    california extreme, california pinball, louise wagensonner, monty python, multimorphic, p3, pinball, women

    We welcome current top 5 player (#2!!!), Louise Wagensonner to the show. We chat about P3, virtual events, California pinball and turtle love. I debut a new segment (#dreamstreams) and we don't expect the Spanish Inquisition to show up.

  • Episode 51: Kelly Moncla

    July 11th, 2020  |  39 mins 20 secs
    austin, beaumont, kelly moncla, pinball, pinball cake, pinball mafia, texas, twitch, women

    Join me as a chat with Pinball Mafia member, Kelly Moncla. We talk pinball news, pin buying tips, best birthday cake ever and her sweet drop catch moves on twitch.

  • Episode 50: Happy Anniversary! The 50th Episode with Tina Rottman

    July 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    50th, anniversary, birthday, pinball, tina rottman, women

    We made it! Backbox turns a year old and celebrates our 50th episode. My friend and Belles league coordinator, Tina Rottman joins me for this episode. We chat some about pinball, a bunch about covid and a bit more about snacks. Join us!

  • Special Episode: Let's Talk About Diversity!

    June 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 7 mins
    black lives matter, diversity, ifpa, jack danger, jessica kent, josh sharpe, juana summers, pinball, stern, steve bowden

    Black Lives Matter.

    Please join us for a discussion on how we can help make our pinball spaces safe for BIPOC and more diverse . We talk about the announcements from the IFPA, the statements from some of the manufactures and our feelings as players, TD's, content creators and more. I hope that this is the first of may discussions. The members of the panel include Juana Summers, Jessica Kent, Josh Sharpe, Steven Bowden and Jack Danger.

  • Little Flip - Ava Baldridge

    May 7th, 2020  |  26 mins 43 secs
    ava baldridge, bingo pinball, for your amusement only podcast, little flip, pinball, turf king, women

    She fully restored a wood rail EM and she can't even drive! Our newest Little Flip is Ava Baldridge of Richmond, VA. She loves pinball and enjoys repairing them with her Dad, Nick. She is a guest co-host on his pinball podcast and loves working machines. We break down her restoration job, interests and chat about the new title from P3, Heist!

  • Episode 49: Pinball Happy Hour - Helena Walter Higgins and Snow Galvin

    May 7th, 2020  |  1 hr 5 mins
    blizzard mountain, colorado, dory hill, helena, snow, women's world championship

    Got to hang out with some awesome pinballers, Helena and Snow from the Colorado area. We learn more about their scene and their time at the women's worlds in Denver. Kickback and enjoy!

  • Episode 48: Elaine Hecht

    April 16th, 2020  |  35 mins 1 sec
    belles & chimes, belles and chimes, elaine hecht, phoenix, pinball, women

    I made a new friend! Come join me and Phoenix Belle, Elaine Hecht as we chat pinball news and the Phoenix pin scene. We hear about Belles and chimes, why arcades are the best place to beat the heat and why Elaine is looking to play all the aussies! Join us :)

  • Episode 47: Pinball Happy Hour - Babes in Pinland

    April 11th, 2020  |  1 hr 17 mins
    babes in pinland, jasmijn de jong, kayla greet, monday night pinball, pinball, seattle, skill shot, sophie malloy, women

    The pacific northwest is home to some amazing pinball and one of the most iconic leagues, Babes in Pinland. We chat with founder Kayla Greet and members Sophie Malloy and Jasmijn de Jong. This is a pinball packed episode that makes me want to move to Seattle!

  • Episode 46: Pinball Happy Hour: Richmond Belles and Chimes

    April 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 18 mins
    belles and chimes, pinball, pinball happy hour, richmond, women

    Ok, I haven't laughed this hard in a while. We get to hang out with Laura Fraley, Andi Richardson and Jessy Farrell of the Richmond Belles and Chimes chapter. We meander quite a bit on this episode and I hope you have as much fun listening as we did recording it. I promise that we do talk about pinball...among other things. #hotbutteredroll #mountlaundry #softpants #hardpants #bicyclepants #pinballhappyhour

  • Episode 45: Pinball Happy Hour - Pinball Women Ottawa

    April 10th, 2020  |  1 hr 3 mins
    canada, house of targ, indisc, ottawa, pinball, pinball league, pinball women ottawa, women

    Its another get together and this time it is international! We chat with the Pinball Women of Ottawa, a small but mighty group of ladies holding it down in Canada. Our guests include Megan Sprague, Gabi Antaya and Alisa Joy. Let's chat some Pinball <3

  • Episode 44: Pinball Happy Hour - Belles and Chimes - New Haven

    April 9th, 2020  |  56 mins 52 secs
    belles and chimes, emily may, kristen bayusik, new haven, pinball, pintastic, sanctum, women

    Woo hoo! We get to hang out with Kristen Bayusik and Emily May with the Belles chapter in New Haven, CT. They live next to the Sanctum, how cool is that?!? We chat Pintastic, the New England Pinball scene and I may have told a meandering story on toilet paper. Join us for pinball happy hour!

  • Episode 43: Pinball Happy Hour - Boston Belles & Chimes

    April 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 10 mins
    belles and chimes, boston, pinball, women

    It is Pinball Happy Hour Boston Style! I had a great time with the local Belles; Erin Siden, Sharon Hebenstreit and Allison Flintoff. We chat about life, Tron, formats, art and a whole lot more. :)

    I love that dirty water, Oh, Boston, you're my home (oh, yeah)!!!

  • Episode 42: Pinball Happy Hour - The Stream Team

    April 6th, 2020  |  1 hr 51 mins
    dani peck, deborah talhman, fruit, heist, hot wheels, maureen hendrix, pinball, pinball happy hour, stream team, streaming

    We are getting the band back together! Help me welcome back Maureen Hendrix, Dani Peck and Deborah Talhman. we chat about pinball, life, fruit, COVID-19 and all the things.

  • Episode 41: Melissa Geils - Logan Arcade

    March 30th, 2020  |  1 hr 12 mins
    belles and chimes, chicago, logan arcade, melissa geils, pinball, twipys, women

    Melissa Geils, GM of the award-winning Logan Arcade joins us for this week's episode. We have a breakdown of the 2019 TWIPY awards (there is a ton to unpack and I didn't cry y'all! ). We also chat about the famous Logan Arcade and how Melissa and her staff are handling the challenges of COVID-19.