The Pinball Book for iPad by Creature Software (iPad)
Released: Feb 18, 2011
Version: 1.4
Size: N/A
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The Pinball Book for iPad

Creature Software
[ This app is no longer available for download ]

"The Pinball Book provides pinball fans old and new with useful and entertaining information about many of the world's most popular games."

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Summary
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In this application built especially for the Apple iPad; enjoy a review of the greatest pinball machines of the modern era. Everything from 1982's Haunted House to 1999's Revenge from Mars.

View high-resolution photo galleries and tons of related videos. Learn about the objectives of the games, collect-ability ratings, typical price ranges, play ratings, along with what game-specific issues to look for before buying your own machine.

Customer Comments
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"I learned things I didn't know about machines I've owned for years. Loved the video links. The links to the manufacture's promotional videos are especially cool. If folks haven't seen the promo video for Fish Tales then they need to grab a beer, open the Pinball Book for iPad and watch it."

Rick Swanson
Pinball Enthusiast
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Some of the games reviewed in the Pinball Book include:

* The Addams Family
* Attack from Mars
* Black Knight 2000
* Bram Stoker's Dracula
* Creature from the Black Lagoon
* Diner
* Dr. Who
* Earthshaker!
* Fireball Classic
* Fish Tales
* The Getaway
* Guns N' Roses
* Haunted House
* Indiana Jones
* Judge Dredd
* Junk Yard
* The Machine: Bride of Pinbot
* Medieval Madness
* Monster Bash
* No Good Gofers
* Pinball Magic
* Pin*Bot
* Revenge from Mars
* Road Show
* Safe Cracker
* Scared Stiff
* The Shadow
* Star Trek: The Next Generation
* Tales from the Crypt
* Terminator 2
* Theatre of Magic
* Twilight Zone
* Whirlwind
* White Water
* World Cup Soccer

History
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1.0 -- Initial Release
1.1 -- Many text updates, added several videos, fixed issue with YouTube controls not working properly.
1.2 -- Added Terminator 2 game to the lineup.
1.3 -- Added The Machine: Bride of Pinbot, some text changes elsewhere.
1.4 -- Added Fireball Classic. Added suggested modifications to several games.
Our verdict: Good
  • + The Pinball Book for iPad is an ok, 3.5-star app.
  • + It is currently 80% off its regular price.
  • + The app is also at the lowest price we've seen.
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