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Exhibitors, Bring Out Your Best!

All of the exhibitor machines on the floor are eligible for cash prizes awarded by the Organizers of the Texas Pinball Festival. A judging committee, headed by local collector and TPF Mayor Bill Morrison, will make the final decision on … Continue reading

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Get 50% Off and a Free Ride to the National Videogame Museum!

Exclusive offer for TPF2018 attendees! 50% off and a free ride to the National Videogame Museum! Show your TPF wristband at the door March 16-18 to gain entry to the NVM for just $6! That’s 50% off the regular $12 … Continue reading

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Poof! It’s Joe Balcer!

Accomplished pinball designer and Director of Operations at American Pinball, Joe Balcer is coming to TPF2018! Known for popular titles including The Wizard of Oz, The Hobbit, The Simpson’s Pinball Party, Apollo 13, South Park, Star Wars Trilogy, Starship Troopers, … Continue reading

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All Star Dennis Nordman Returns to Texas!

Legendary pinball designer Dennis Nordman is coming back for TPF2018. Dennis’ latest games Classic All Star Baseball and Zombie League All Stars are now in production right here in North Texas at Valley-Dynamo! Dennis is known for other incredible designs … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Mark Ritchie!

Famed pinball designer Mark Ritchie is coming back to Texas! And why shouldn’t he? He’s the brainchild behind this year’s theme Kosmic Khaos! Mark has also designed some the most loved and collectible pinball machines in the hobby, including Indiana Jones: … Continue reading

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TPF Welcomes Brian F. Colin!

Father of RAMPAGE, XENOPHOBE and GENERAL CHAOS, Brian F. Colin is a vastly experienced Game Designer, Artist, Animator and Development Group Leader with over 80+ videogame titles to his credit in the Coin-Op Arcade, Home Console, PC, Casino, Mobile and … Continue reading

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Meet John Borg!

Popular pinball designer John Borg will be returning to the 2018 Texas Pinball Festival joining a growing list of other designers and guests including Guardians of the Galaxy artist Christopher Franchi and Aerosmith and Metallica artist Dirty Donny Gillies. John is … Continue reading

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Dirty Donny Does Dallas… errr… Frisco Again!

We are excited to announce that famed Aerosmith pinball artist Dirty Donny Gillies will be joining us at the 2018 Texas Pinball Festival. His other titles include Metallica and The Pabst Can Crusher. Dirty Donny will accompany Aerosmith and Metallica game designer John … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Christopher Franchi!

Christopher Franchi has created some of the most memorable designs in pop culture over the past 2 decades. Stern just announced Guardians of the Galaxy featuring his stellar artwork. He’s also responsible for the dynamic and colorful artwork for Stern’s … Continue reading

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The TPF2018 Hulk Off!

Ladies and Gentleman… It’s a HULK OFF! The 2018 Texas Pinball Festival is presenting Mr. Lou Ferrigno with a fully restored 1979 Gottlieb “The Incredible Hulk” pinball machine at the show! We had two Hulk restoration candidates to choose from. … Continue reading

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Meet The Incredible Lou Ferrigno!

The Texas Pinball Festival is proud to announce famed actor and bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno will be appearing at TPF and visiting with fans and show guests all weekend. Mr. Ferrigno is best known for his title role in the CBS … Continue reading

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TPF Welcomes Barry Oursler!

Visiting TPF for the first time, popular pinball designer Barry Oursler will be joining us to visit with friends and fans and talk about his incredible career in pinball! Some of Barry’s designs include: Doctor Who, Gorgar, PIN-BOT, Bram Stroker’s … Continue reading

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Pre-Registration is Open!!!

Pre-registration for the 2018 Texas Pinball Festival is officially open! Why should you pre-register? Because it saves you money over the cost of admission at the door. In fact, the earlier you register, the more you save. What are you … Continue reading

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