Our friends over at Spooky Pinball have started 2011 with some interesting news for pinball fans. Jack from pinballsales.com will be producing new pinball machines under the company name of Jersey Jack Pinball, including both licensed and unlicensed themes. Joe Balcer will be helping design games, starting with the Wizard of Oz. The games are expected to be fully featured with open source code and an initial release date of Christmas, 2011.
To learn more, listen to their podcast here: Spooky Pinball Podcasts.
The entire interview contains amusing insight and stories about the industry, but if you’re only interested in the big news, skip ahead to the 35 minute mark.