Winter Selfie Challenge

Introducing the Winter Selfie Challenge an event where you can play whenever you want unless the venue is closed. Three games at Three different venues submit a selfie with your score to mr.miller@manitobapinball.com to count your score for the game.

Venue and games:

Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club

  • Monopoly
  • Space Shuttle
  • Total Nuclear Annihilation

Half Pints

  • Cyclone
  • Ghostbusters
  • The Walking Dead

Phantom Amusement

  • Iron Man
  • Jurassic Park
  • Taxi

The Scoring:

1st place on a machine gets 100 points. 2nd place gets 90 points. 3rd place gets 85 points. After 3rd place scores go down by one so 4th would get 84 points and 5th would get 83 points and so on. To get points on a machine you will need to play it. The highest point total at the end of the event will be the winner.

Prizes:

The winner will get a gift card of their choosing. There will also be a random draw where the person selected will get a gift card of their choosing. Due to IFPA rules requiring a judge present for all scores, there will be no IFPA points on the line.

Entry Fee:

This is a pay what you want event. All money collected will go towards purchasing streaming equipment for the league. Pay in person to a Manitoba Pinball League staff(Dave, Jay or Mr.Miller) or interac etransfer to mr.miller@manitobapinball.com

Deadline:

Scores must be submitted by February 10 at 11:59pm

Where to see scores:

Standings will be updated on manitobapinball.com you can also follow the scores at https://matchplay.live/winterselfie

Manitoba Pinball League Championship – Results

The 2019 Manitoba Pinball League season has officially concluded. Congratulations to Ian G who is our new MPL champion!!!!! Ian won 4 games to 2 against Marcel T who took 2nd place.

3rd went to Jay W who won 2-1 against Grant Z who was looking to make it 2 3rd places in a row after finishing 3rd in the 2018 MPL championship, & who was looking to find his pants too I think.¬†ūüėČ

The remaining places went as follows:

5th – David Morris
6th – Drew S
7th – Samara M
8th – Rick E

9th – Michael C, Derek W, Dave W, Lance W, Garth B, Dan F, David Mi, Jody L

Jay W also received his plaque for finishing the season in 1st place with the most league points.

Congratulations to ALL!!!!! There were a lot of strong games played in the 3rd & final rounds, even in a losing cause. Thank you all for making the 2019 season one to remember. We look forward to seeing you in 2020!

In the meantime, there is still at least 1 more tournament in 2019. Next up, some MPL players will be heading down to Fargo to play with our friends across the border in the Fargo Billiards Strike Tournament on Saturday November 30th. Although the vehicle heading down is currently full, feel free to drive down & join the crew. Or if you’re interested in joining should a spot in the vehicle open up, contact David – you can email: dave@manitobapinball.com

The Manitoba Pinball League Playoff and The Grey Cup repost

On Sunday, November 24 we will crown a winner of the league playoffs. Later that night there is a different league crowing a winner. To help everyone watch the Grey Cup we are hoping to complete as many rounds as possible on Friday, November 22.

I am reposting this as Blue and Gold look good on a jersey it might be hard to read on a website.

9th Annual Pinhead Cup – Results

The Pinhead Cup will have a new name engraved on it, & it is Ian G’s name that will grace the trophy for 2019! Ian defeated Mike M from Fargo ND, who has driven up to Winnipeg to play in several past tournaments, & earned his 2nd ever podium finish in Manitoba, matching a 2nd place finish from May 2018. Derek W beat Jay W to take 3rd place in the deciding game of Monster Bash which involved both players scoring well over 100 million!

MPL Climb The Ladder Spectacular – Results

Back on October 26th, the MPL Climb The Ladder Spectacular took place at The Forks. Congratulations to Drew S again, who won! Drew has now won 4 IFPA Manitoba 2019 tournaments, which is more than anyone else. David Morris placed 2nd, & Lance W was 3rd. The remaining top 6 were Jay W, Kevin P, & Mike R. Congrats to all!

David Morris (1st), Lance W (3rd), Drew S (1st)
Drew S (1st), David Morris (2nd)