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Pinfest 2020

The Newcastle Pinball Association is proud to announce...
Yes its on again for the 9th year!

Anyone keen on contributing a game to this awesome event, please send me a message. Only a few spots left.


VPGL 16 - Double Flip (Rules for the competition)

Hi Pinballers,

Welcome to the Visual Pinball Gaming League with VPGL 16 - Double Flip. This tournament is the 4th of the new decade and part of the overall VPGL 2020 and all gamers worldwide are welcome to play. You can join in at any time and play.

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Hi Gamers,

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Please watch the trailer below for the official tournament...

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Weโ€™d like to share some exciting news with you allโ€ฆ

Western Australia is set to have its very own Pinball Festival ๐Ÿ˜Š

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