December 31st, 2019 | 1 hr 25 mins
2019, pinball, recap, rip tide, top 10, women
The ladies of the Rip Tide Pinball Podcast help count down the top 10 pinball happenings of 2019. We chat about all the cool stuff that happened this year, a possible new Rip Tide "after hours" segment and how Krystle and I may be frenemies now! Happy New Year Y'all!!
December 27th, 2019 | 55 mins 4 secs
pinball, pinburg, pittsburg, priyanka kochhar, replay fx, rick and morty, stranger things, wipt, women
On this episode we talk to competitive player and PAPA TV regular, Priyanka Kochhar. December has been a very busy month and we chat about all the games and possible themes coming out. Also, we hear about Priyanka's experience as a tournament player, her love of all things animated and much more!
December 5th, 2019 | 1 hr 19 mins
elizabeth cromwell, papa, pinball, pinburg, r2d2, replay fx, rick and morty, twipy, women
In episode 25, we chat with the Assistant Director of Operations for PAPA, Elizabeth Cromwell. We are feeling all the things! Toppers, Rick and Morty, David Bowie and we get Pinburg tips right from the source! There is so much in this episode… I can’t list it all.
December 3rd, 2019 | 59 mins 51 secs
ashley ludwig, houston, pinball, pinball mafia, raza, restoration, roy parker, texas, women
It's the Houston recap ya'll! We chat with the ladies tourney 1st place winner, Ashley Ludwig. When she's not throwing down at a tournament, you can find her restoring pinball machines! We hear more about the expo, her work, how I am on the road to becoming a pinball cat lady and more!
November 28th, 2019 | 46 mins 35 secs
belles and chimes, electric bat arcade, marco, pinball, rachel bess, tempe, women
In episode 23 we chat with Marco Marketing guru and arcade owner Rachel Bess. We chat about the latest renovations at the Electric Bat Arcade and future plans (its a chain y'all!). We also chat pinball upkeep, having fun with Marco and what's next for this very busy lady.
November 15th, 2019 | 59 mins 4 secs
atlanta, blue laws, brandi foster, harry potter, nightmare castle, okboomer, pinball, spongebob, toppers, ween
In episode 22 we chat with Southern Belle, Brandi Foster from Atlanta, GA. We chat toppers, developing a pinball scene with active blue laws, the 24 hr Sanctum battle and all things lady pinball. We also had an #okboomer moment lol
November 11th, 2019 | 36 mins 5 secs
bts, dronet, girls, houston, pinball, princess bride, taylor swift, teens, tpf, women
We are back with another Little Flip episode featuring the Dronet Sisters from Houston, Texas. Miette and Annabeth are 14 yr old phenoms ranked in the top 100 of the lady's bracket. We chat about their introduction to Pinball, their big pinball design dreams and what type of music pins they would like to see in the future. These young ladies are the next generation of pinball and it was so much fun chatting with them.
October 31st, 2019 | 57 mins 10 secs
celts, haggis, ifpa, pinball, women, wonder woman, zoe
In episode 21, we sit down with Zoe Vrabel and chat about the new IFPA women's advisory board and other issues affecting women in the sport and hobby of pinball. We also talk about Celts, the latest offering from Haggis Pinball, and Jersey Jack's new Wi-Fi and Bluetooth news. I channeled my inner Diane Sawyer ya'll!
October 28th, 2019 | 1 hr 6 mins
belles and chimes, chicago, elvira, pinball, pinball expo, rachel, rebecca, toppers, willy wonka
In episode 20, we break down Pinball Expo with Chicago Belles sisters, Rebecca Hinsdale and Rachel Karlic. We also chat about the CE Willy Wonka release, the new Medieval Madness topper and I fangirl over Rachel's epic save at WIPT 2019.
Rachel and Rebecca's photo courtesy of Erin Malysa
WIPT Photo courtesy of Orange Photography
Cassandra Peterson photo courtesy of Rebecca Hinsdale
October 23rd, 2019 | 55 mins 6 secs
austin, belles and chimes, pinball, texas, women
On Episode 19 we chat with Tracy and Kelli, the coordinators for newest Belles and Chimes Chapter in Austin Texas. We chat about the new Women's advisory panel and the challenges they face, the opening of their new chapter. I also have a second patron!! It is very exciting!
October 15th, 2019 | 1 hr 15 mins
american girl, canada, pinball, pinball expo, star wars, women, wonder woman
In episode 18 we speak with Julie Dorssers, the real Wonder Woman behind the retheme pin of the same name. Julie and I chat about affordable pins (they may be for dolls), how much can stern get out of the Star Wars license, and her upcoming trip to Pinball Expo. She may be my sister from another mister y'all! LOL
October 6th, 2019 | 1 hr 5 mins
cleveland, columbus, cornetto, diversity, dollar, ifpa, kim martinez, level1, ohio, silberball country club
In episode 17 we get to know, Kim Martinez of Columbus, Ohio. We chat about the latest pinball releases, the IFPA, diversity in Pinball and the Ohio pinball scene. Also, learn why Kim would like to come to your door and talk to you about a special pinball theme! ;)
September 30th, 2019 | 55 mins 38 secs
australia, bad cats, dani, danielle peck, ifpa, millionaire, new zealand, nightmare castle, pinball, smokey and the bandit
We sit and chat with the Danielle Peck, who is currently ranked #1 in the world on the IFPA ladies bracket. We talk about current pinball news, the women's IFPA dollar, pinball in New Zealand, and you can learn why my new nickname for her is "Frog."
September 19th, 2019 | 59 mins 48 secs
dina, europe, germany, jdl, pinball, streaming
On episode 15 we chat with pinballer and streamer, Dina Lindsay. She gives us the 411 on the German and European pinball scene, her love of The Who and the challenges and triumphs of streaming competitive pinball.
September 12th, 2019 | 1 hr 5 mins
ghostbusters, ifpa, jurassic park, kansas, kansas city, keri wing, pinball, twip, women
On episode 14 of the Backbox Pinball Podcast, we chat with the 2019 IFPA world champ, Keri Wing. We find out about all things Kansas City Pinball, Keri’s love of saving pinball machines and what she does when she is not winning tournaments (it involves polka)! I also drag out my soapbox on behalf of pinball media.
September 8th, 2019 | 10 mins 46 secs
anna, california extreme, girls, kids, little flip, pinball, the flipper room
Our first Little Flip - Anna Moretti from Concord, CA! We talk to Anna about why she loves pinball, some of her favorite games, and Halloween!