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Member: matt elder
From: Unknown,IA USA
Specialty': Dot-Matrix Solid-State
Member since: 01/14/2009
20 pinball machines
last updated: 02/01/2023
4 Collectors in matt elder's network   show
pinball nameDBmanufacturerconditionis it for sale?notespictures
A.G. SOCCER-BALL Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverAnother rare Alvin G head-to-head game. Only 500 made.  
AL'S GARAGE BAND GOES ON A WORLD TOUR Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverHUO game. Third example of this title that Iíve owned.  
ALICE COOPER'S NIGHTMARE CASTLE Spooky Pinball (USA)Set up, plays!NeverBought NIB.  
BRAM STOKER'S DRACULA Williams (USA)Set up, plays!NeverOne of the most beautiful BSDís I've ever seen. It was the first machine I ever bought. I owned it for about 8 years, had to sell it due to some circumstances, bought it back again 6 years later and now itís never leaving again!! Gorgeous game and super fun.  
CONGO Williams (USA)Set up, plays!Never  
DINOSAUR EGGS Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverBought this game NIB. 23 years it sat waiting to be opened. Second example of this title that Iíve owned. Only 100 made.  
DUAL-POOL  Alvin G. (USA)In storage, waiting for restorationNeverThis is a whitewood prototype of an unreleased Alvin G game with a billiards theme. The only one in existence. Players played against one another at the same time, side-by-side. The game was never completely finished, as the idea was abandoned part way through development.  
ELVIRA AND THE PARTY MONSTERS Bally (USA)Set up, plays!Never  
HALLOWEEN  Spooky Pinball (USA)Set up, plays!Never  
MEDIEVAL MADNESS  Chicago Gaming Co. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverHUO. Color display upgrade.  
MYSTERY CASTLE Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverSearched for this title for quite a while. Needed quite a bit of work to make it nice, and work 100%, but it was fun working on it. I love this game! A very rare machine, with only about 200 made (not 500 as is listed in some places), as confirmed by the former VP of the company.  
PISTOL POKER Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverA very rare western/poker themed game. Only 200 made.  
PUNCHY THE CLOWN Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverA fun little redemption pin. Very rare, with only 103 made.  
SLAM-N-JAM  Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!Never1 of only 2 prototypes Alvin G & Co. were working on before they closed. Very cool basketball themed game. This one is functional. The other one was never fully assembled / working.  
SLAPSHOT  Alvin G. (USA)In storage, waiting for restorationNeverPrototype tabletop head-to-head game that Alvin G & Co. was working on and then abaondoned. Only one in existence.  
TWILIGHT ZONE Bally (USA)Set up, plays!Never  
U.S.A. FOOTBALL Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverA very rare head-to-head machine. Only 100 made. This one is in very nice shape.  
U.S.A. FOOTBALL  Alvin G. (USA)Set up, plays!NeverThis is the flipperless/redemption version of USA Football. A very different game than the other one with the same name/cabinet. Very rare, with only 11 made.  
VERNE'S WORLD Spinball (Spain)In storage, waiting for restorationNeverManufactured by Spinball of Spain in 1996. Extremely rare machine that took me many years to find. Needs quite a bit of work, but it'll turn out nice. About 75 were made.  
Pinball machines that matt elder used to own in the past
(the following games are no longer part of matt elder's collection)
pinball nameDBmanufactureris it for sale?notespictures
AIRBORNE Capcom (USA)Sold I loved the wireform ramps on this game and all the ball locks. Chromed this one out before it left.  
AL'S GARAGE BAND GOES ON A WORLD TOUR Alvin G. (USA)Sold Had to sell this one at one point, but I replaced it later on.  
AL'S GARAGE BAND GOES ON A WORLD TOUR Alvin G. (USA)Sold Another rare game from Alvin G. 1000 made. This is the second one I've owned, and hopefully it'll be here for good.  
DINOSAUR EGGS Alvin G. (USA)Sold A very unique/rare game with a tilting playfield. Only 100 made.  
FREDDY: A NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET Gottlieb (USA)Sold I liked the theme and artwork, but the gameplay didn't hold my interest for long....  
IO MOON other (see notes)Sold The most rare Spanish DMD game out there. One of only five currently known to exist. This one appears to be HUO.  
IRON MAIDEN PRO Stern (USA)Sold Bought NIB.  
JOLLY PARK Spinball (Spain)Sold Very nice shape! This title took me a long time to find! Manufactured by Spinball of Spain in 1996. Very rare machine.  
MACH 2.0  Spinball (Spain)Sold A rare fighter jet themed game.  
MAGIC CASTLE Zaccaria (Italy)Sold Neat game with cool backbox animation, but the awful speech and sounds drove me nuts!  
MARY SHELLEY'S FRANKENSTEIN Sega (USA)Sold I did enjoy it for the few years that I had it, but it just wasn't a keeper....  
MEPHISTO other (see notes)Sold Made by Unidesa/Cirsa of Spain in 1987. I imported this machine all the way from Slovenia! Very rare machine!  
METAL MAN Inder (Spain)Sold A very rare medieval themed game.  
NO FEAR: DANGEROUS SPORTS Williams (USA)Sold Got this one as part of a package deal. Couldn't stand the theme though, so it didn't stay long....  
NO GOOD GOFERS Williams (USA)Sold   
PINBALL MAGIC Capcom (USA)Sold Beautiful artwork on this title. Awesome toys too! Had to sell it years ago with some others. I might get another one someday....  
RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT Stern (USA)Sold I was the second owner of this HUO example. Loved the theme and gameplay.  
ROLLERCOASTER TYCOON Stern (USA)Sold Not a bad game, but it got old after a while....  
SHREK Stern (USA)Sold Beautiful HUO game. I was the second owner of this one.  
TALES OF THE ARABIAN NIGHTS Williams (USA)Sold A very nice nice example of the game. Beautiful artwork, but the rules are awful.  
THE ADDAMS FAMILY Bally (USA)Sold A very nice example of this title. It was filthy and needed a lot of work when I got it, but it's a completely different looking game now!  
THE CHAMPION PUB Bally (USA)Sold This was a nice example of the game. Re-imported from Switzerland. It was a sample game and had the Danger Zone/Against the Ropes feature intact from the factory. This was left out of the game in the regular production run for cost reasons.  
THE LORD OF THE RINGS Stern (USA)Sold Bought this one NIB. Great game!  
THE LORD OF THE RINGS Stern (USA)Sold A beautiful HUO example.  
THE MUNSTERS PRO Stern (USA)Sold Bought NIB.  
THE SIMPSONS PINBALL PARTY Stern (USA)Sold Bought this one NIB. Great game.  
THE SOPRANOS Stern (USA)Sold Nice HUO example. Fun game, but I just didn't care for the theme.  
THE WIZARD OF OZ EMERALD CITY LE Jersey Jack (USA)Sold Bought this NIB. Jersey Jack Pinball's first game. Emerald City Limited Edition #270  
TIME MACHINE Data East (USA)Sold Loved the music and chimes. Not a bad game at all, but it just didn't hold my interest long term.  
U.S.A. FOOTBALL Alvin G. (USA)Sold Very rare head-to-head machine. Only 100 made. This one was a second one that I owned. It was a project machine.  
DISCLAIMER: This page shows the pinball machine Collection of PinballOwners member matt elder from Unknown, IA, USA. The coin operated pinball machines listed above, including their images, were uploaded into our database by matt elder himself; matt elder is the sole responsible for the information contained in this page. The pinball machines shown above are not necessarily for sale! Please refer to the 4th column in the list to know whether a certain pinball is for sale or not. Most likely matt elder's pinball machines are second-hand (used) pinballs that were once installed in bars and other public places; their value as a collectible largely depends on appearance and functionality of every single machine.
Comments left by other members of our website
 From tomdk on 12-29-2021 16:34:
Hi Matt ...
Nice to meet as Alvin G. collector #2 the Alvin G. collector #1 !!
 From webmaster on 07-20-2015 14:10:
Interesting collection. Would really benefit from some pictures :-)
Keep it going!
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