Joshua Henderson wins October 2010 GameWorks Chicago Tournament of Champions!

Coinciding with Stern’s Avatar Launch Party, the IFPA and GameWorks teamed up to host their 5th Pinball Tournament of Champions. 49 players participated for the $1600 in cash and prizes up for grabs, qualifying on Avatar, Ironman, Family Guy and 24.

Joshua Henderson defeated Jason Werdrick, IFPA7 runner up Andy Rosa, Jason Magnuson and then Josh Sharpe in the final to take home the victory. Other finalists included Josh Sharpe (2nd), Dave Hegge (3rd) and Jason Magnuson (4th).

Based on the success of the event, GameWorks intends on having their 6th tournament this upcoming February, 2011. Stay tuned for more details. Full results from the tournament can be found HERE.

2 responses to “Joshua Henderson wins October 2010 GameWorks Chicago Tournament of Champions!”

  1. Dan Garrett says:

    New post for AVATAR launch party 10/15? Grand champion wizard division coolest ever Josh Henderson whooping win ,etc, etc … quote from that cool Navi trophy tag, something, you know? An IFPA or WPPR website post of a least one sentence, maybe? Please? Its my first (and only) 1st – I’m just saying… 🙂 -DJG

  2. Anonymous says:

    Joshua Henderson: COngradulations from daddy daddy pinball daddy on a phenomenial first place Gameworks Tournament Win, making it your second Open Class IFPA sponsered pinball Tournament first place win including winning the CP Pinball First place Tournament on Fathers day of this year. These tournaments count…and set you apart at age 13 years old at truely a world class and ranked Pinball Wizard…I am proud of your accomplishments for battling with the BIG BOYS
    of the block: Josh Sharpe, Andy Rosa, Jason Warick and others…..all professional pinball wizards……..I also thank everyone for helping you get this far……just understand that you can not win every tournament and you need to give others a chance….thanks for BRINGING YOUR “A” GAME……and remember, do not bend over for a 9 foot BLUE creature…..and your second place on the Avatar lauch party yeilding to Dan Garretts first place….you did give it your “A” game. Keep smiling, keep flipping and keep having FUN……Mark Henderson (not so famous and not so talented )

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