Stern Pinball’s Gary Stern on the evolution of pinball since the 1930s

Chicagoland’s Stern Pinball says that it’s the “oldest and largest designer and manufacturer of arcade-quality pinball games on the planet.” The A.V. Club took a trip to the company’s headquarters in Elk Grove Village, Illinois, and interviewed owner and president Gary Stern about the creation of pinball and how it…

Stern Pinball teaches us how to make a pinball machine from start to finish

The A.V. Club took a trip to Chicagoland’s Stern Pinball, the “oldest and largest designer and manufacturer of arcade-quality pinball games on the planet,” according to its website. In the video above, we follow the pinball machine manufacturing process from start to finish, seeing just how much work goes into…