It takes 117.5 points to win the Epstein Cup
Members –> Franck Bona, Mats Runsten, Paul Jongma, Michael Trepp, Jorian Engelbrektsson, Jorgen Holm, Daniele Acciari, Robert Sutter
Game Choices –> Lost World, World Cup Soccer, Scared Stiff
Team USA game choices:
Members –> Zach Sharpe, Josh Sharpe, Trent Augenstein, Cayle George, Bob Matthews, Adam Becker, Jon Replogle, Cryss Stephens
Game Choices –> Xenon, Radical, Metallica
IFPA President Josh Sharpe (ranked 15th in the world) was recently interviewed by Coast 2 Coast Pinball host Nate Shivers (ranked 2025th in the world) to talk about the WPPR v5.1 changes, Modern Pinball NYC's Super League and the upcoming IFPA12 World Pinball Championship. Check out the interview HERE.
The IFPA is pleased to announce our Player of the Month for December 2014 through April 2015.
December 2014 –> Trent Augenstein (168.33 WPPR points)
January 2015 –> Zach Sharpe (79.34 WPPR points)
February 2015 –> Robert Sutter (98.39 WPPR points)
March 2015 –> Zach Sharpe (294.61 WPPR points)
April 2015 –> Kevin Birrell (142.68 WPPR points)
Congratulations to Trent, Zach, Robert and Kevin, along with the other top WPPR point earners over these months!
OAK LAWN, IL – April 21, 2015 – Today, Stern Pinball, Inc., the world's oldest and largest producer of arcade-quality pinball machines, announced its plans to team up with Project Pinball Charity Group to dedicate a brand new Stern Iron Man pinball machine at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn, IL. The dedication will take place on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 in honor of Zach Dacy, a Chicagoan youth who beat cancer after a long battle.
"There are thousands of children undergoing intensive medical treatment in children's hospitals across the country,” said Daniel Spolar, founder and Senior Director of Project Pinball. “We want to help ease their pain and speed their recovery by giving them a reason to get out of bed, to socialize, and to have to fun by playing an iconic American pastime… pinball!"