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Help us bring the Star Trek: The Next Generation pinball table to game consoles and mobile devices for a whole new generation to enjoy!
Help us bring the Star Trek: The Next Generation pinball table to game consoles and mobile devices for a whole new generation to enjoy!
Help us bring the Star Trek: The Next Generation pinball table to game consoles and mobile devices for a whole new generation to enjoy!
1,937 backers pledged $52,137 to help bring this project to life.

We made it!

Thanks to the generosity and dedication of our backers the Star Trek: The Next Generation pinball project has reached it's goal!  It's fitting that tomorrow is the 46th anniversary of the airing of the first Star Trek episode.  We're proud to carry on the Star Trek legacy- on behalf of the entire team here at FarSight Studios, thank you for backing us!  Star Trek: The Next Generation will definitely be coming your way!

We've been hinting that we'd make a licensing announcement if the project was successful, so here it is.  We are excited to announce that we've signed a license with Elvira, Mistress of the Dark to bring the amazing Scared Stiff and Elvira and the Party Monsters tables to the Pinball Arcade!  Elvira has been a longtime friend of pinball so this was not as difficult a license as the Twilight Zone or Star Trek.  Consequently we don't need another Kickstarter campaign to fund it- it's definitely going to happen!  Check out the video below!

There are still 8 days left in the Star Trek: The Next Generation project and we have some other high-profile licensed tables we'd like to digitize.  We will use any additional money we raise over the amount needed for the Star Trek license to go after these licenses (we're sure you know which ones they are!)

Thanks again for backing us, and thanks for your support of the Pinball Arcade- you guys are amazing!

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    1. Missing avatar

      Paulaska on

      Yes! Excited to see that all these great tables are on their way. I second the request for the original Haunted House table, that would be fantastic!!!

    2. James Amin on

      Awesome so happy you made the kickstarter. Any chance you'll be able to do a pinball machine of the original haunted house table?

    3. Tim Leavy on

      My gratitude and anticipation is virtually indescribable :D
      Because I'm a Geek.....and I am not ashamed

    4. Jeremy Lowrey on

      I'm glad I will be able to play this TNG table!

    5. Rob Palkowski on

      I'm delighted to see this made it! I can't wait to be able to play this table again.

    6. Daniel Hermle on

      This is great news!

    7. Richard Papaconstantinou on

      yessssssss, I spent a fortune back in the day playing Elvira on the table, so now I get the last laugh cos I'm gunna be getting to play it for FREE!(after I buy the table nyeh heh heh heh HEEEEH!).

    8. Alex Edelstein on

      Your pinball games are so good, I'm damaging my hands. Curse you, Farsight. Curse you to hell.

    9. Jonathan Leard on

      Fantastic news! I understand that Kickstarter probably isn't your preferred way of doing business; funding the tables yourself is probably preferred, but I'm glad that more expensive tables can be brought to the masses thanks to funding drives like this. Keep up the fantastic work.

    10. Korey Burns on

      This is awesome! Glad to hear this is happening even without a Kickstarter. Thanks again Farsight!

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      Scott G. Nason on

      Just played Scared Stiff at the Silverball Museum. . . it's awsome! Thanks so much Elvira!

    12. Christian Burgos on

      Scare stiff is one of my favorite pinball machine. Thanks Elvira

    13. dhondon on

      Wow! Love those tables (and Elvira) :)
      Great news!!!

    14. Jake Danzig on

      Love you so much Elvira, thanks for letting this happen.

    15. BASS2 - Philip Proud - Order of the Goat on

      Can we have Star Wars pinball please please please? Minimum $50 backing from me if you do.

    16. Shane Rubans on

      I don't know which licenses you're planning on going after. Please tell me! ;)

    17. Alfredo Silva on

      Ok guys I signed because of Elvira, Are you going yo release that one as a single game or is going to be kickstarted?

    18. Ukulele ELVIS on

      I just recently spent several hours playing on a scared stiff machine in a dive bar in El Segundo, CA. It was fun even in that condition. can't wait to play it like new!

      And where did you film Elviria for this announcement? That girl never ages!!

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      Edward Konawicz on

      I used to play the Elvira table. very cool choice.

    20. Simon on

      I've heard of this pinball tables..... Some very entertaining tables.. Looking forward to them..

    21. Bradley Davey on

      Please tell me the Addams Family is on the list...

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      Nathan Shaw on

      Excellent, excellent news! Scared Stiff is one of my all time favorites and I can't wait to get my hands on Next Generation. Now if only we could get Doctor Who....

    23. Rob Peets on

      Very cool congrats! Oh and nice job getting the Mistress of the Dark to announce her new digitized tables! One note however, it's the 46th anniversary of Star Trek... not the 48th! ;)

    24. Jason Newlin on

      Awesome update, really looking forward to the new tables now. I would suggest not doing another kickstarter until after Twilight Zone comes out though. I saw several people refusing to back this project because the previous wasn't out yet. ... Glad i backed it congrats guys.

    25. Chris Adamson on

      Great news… I played a heck of a lot of Elvira and the Party Monsters in college, and it'll be my second virtual version of the table, which was also digitized for "Pinball Jam" on the Atari Lynx so many years ago.

    26. clay young on

      Congratulations on meeting the goal for TNG!!!! Still kinda embarrassed that we creeped toward the goal these last few days but, I'm just happy the table finally got funded. Now if they can just come out and say it already that they are trying to get acquire The Addams Family table......

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      Drew on

      Of course Elvira would be such a cool person. Great news! Now I have even more tables to anxiously await. Now, I wonder what those unspoken licenses are? My top 3 desired would be: Addams Family (which I know they want), Tales from the Crypt (for next Halloween perhaps?) and Judge Dredd (since the license needed would just be the comic book version of the character, I have to hope this is a possibility). Regardless, more good news for pinball lovers today!

    28. Garrett Archer on

      Still a fan of you, Elvira! I'm happy to see that you support, among other things, the digital preservation of your classic pinball machines.

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      Elvira! Can't wait!

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      jmonty on

      Congratulations on reaching the goal and great news on Elvira!

    31. Robert Clay Branch on

      This is even better news to me then the Star Trek table! Can't wait:)

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      Michael Hodsdon on

      Fantastic! Way to go FS!