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post #301 of 311 Old 08-09-2014, 04:26 AM
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Well, at least from what I've read today...


"The XBox One version is scheduled to go into pre-certification next week!" So we'll see how long that takes to hit the end user. Though there's no new news about Xbox 360, not too long ago there was news some progress has been made and is moving along.

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From Pinball Arcade:

"Microsoft has recently granted us the right to a new publisher and we will be releasing the Addams Family® table along with all of the tables currently available on other platforms."

Now of course, the "Adams Family®" will be out if they raise enough with their kickstarter. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects...-addams-family


This is all good news!

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If you pledge $100 to the Kickstarter you actually get two different versions of The Addams Family Pinball.

You get the standard version that you may have played in arcades.

You also get the "Special Collector's Edition" that was only sold into private collections and limited to 1,000 units. This isn't just gold trim on the table, it even has some new rules and bonuses and sound effects.

Currently FarSight doesn't have plans to sell the collector's edition in the app (of course this could change, they are not promising anything) but I'm in for $100 to get both versions because I love TAF, but have never even had the chance to see or play the Gold Edition. But I played the regular version sooooo much when I was young in arcades.

It's by far my favorite table, and can't wait to have it.

I pretty much only play Pinball Arcade on my PC now. I just love the responsiveness. I bought all the seasons when they had them discounted for the Steam summer sale, and I'm not even missing the Xbox 360 version anymore.
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never even had the chance to see or play the Gold Edition.

I never played the gold edition, however I did get a chance to see one during a WMS Pinball Factory Tour.

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I never played the gold edition, however I did get a chance to see one during a WMS Pinball Factory Tour.
That's cool. Too bad you didn't get to play it though.

I'm starting to get a little nervous about the Kickstarter. It started off really strong, but now it's moving pretty slow.

12 days left and $21K to go.

Maybe a lot of people are camping till the end to see if they can get the table without pledging.

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They made their goal!


3,600
Backers $105,579
pledged of $97,640 goal


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days to go
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Apparently they haven't been able to get Christopher Lloyd to agree to licensing though, so Fester might be made a little more generic.

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Apparently they haven't been able to get Christopher Lloyd to agree to licensing though, so Fester might be made a little more generic.

Maybe they will put a scar on his face. That should take care of it!


In the meantime, here's some news about Xbox 360 and Xbox One...




http://paulsemel.com/exclusive-inter...er-bobby-king/


Dated Sept 23 2014


King: Yes, we just had to promise Microsoft that Xbox One would get them first. You can expect them by the end of 2014.
Well, that brings up an interesting conundrum. Due to legal nonsense with the previous publisher, you guys haven’t been able to add anything new to the Xbox 360 version of The Pinball Arcade. Where do things stand on this now, and when will we see Pinball Arcade on the Xbox One?
King: On Xbox One, we’ve gone through two rounds of pre-certification testing with Microsoft, as our game is the most complicated game in the ID program in terms of PDLC [premium downloadable content]. Our final certification test date is later this week. So fingers crossed, we’ll be releasing within a month.
On 360, we should be submitting soon. Updating all of the tables has uncovered many issues that we’ve had to work through.

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The Walking Dead table is available but I don't seen the SOUTH PARK tables released today. Did we get shafted???
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Apparently this is out now on the Xbox One. Not sure what season/seasons are represented.

Still no word on when it will return for the Xbox 360.

Edit: Apparently the first three seasons are available from the start. Missing is season 4's content which is up to two tables at the present, and their original creation that has a Ghostbusters theme.

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Apparently this is out now on the Xbox One. Not sure what season/seasons are represented.

Still no word on when it will return for the Xbox 360.

Edit: Apparently the first three seasons are available from the start. Missing is season 4's content which is up to two tables at the present, and their original creation that has a Ghostbusters theme.
I believe the Ghostbusters table is mobile only, at least for now.
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