Bring your high score anywhere with you with Stern Pinball’s Insider Connected! | Source: Stern Pinball

One of the most beloved arcade staples is getting a lot of newness this year.

There’s nothing like that feeling of adrenaline when a pinball slingshots from the shooter lane and hits various points of the playfield to activate sounds and music, racking up your high score with every successful maneuver. But, what if you could track your progress from any machine with the same title?

Say hello to Stern Pinball’s new Insider Connected, a game-changing way for players to engage with pinball. All players have to do is scan the QR code on compatible Stern Pinball machines to connect their profile, beat their previous high scores, discover new ways to play their favorite games, unlock exclusive content, and more.

From a galaxy far, far away to Isla Nebular and even a homage to ’70s rock music, Stern also has a pinball machine for every fandom! Keep scrolling for a look at some of this year’s hottest pinball machines, plus more info about Insider Connected.

And make sure to check out Stern Pinball’s online shop for collectibles, game accessories, and apparel. You can even enter for a chance to win some of that merch — including a Stern trucker hat, a T-shirt, and more — on our Instagram from May 23-27!

The Mandalorian Pinball Pro version | Source: Stern Pinball/the Pop Insider


This action-packed pinball quest transports players to a galaxy far, far away as they play as the Mandalorian. Team up with key allies and protect Grogu, all while battling dangerous enemies and forces across the journey. Want the coolest game room on the planet? This is the way! Watch the game trailer here.


Godzilla Pinball Pro version | Source: Stern Pinball/the Pop Insider


In this monster-packed pinball adventure, players become Godzilla himself. Evil aliens, the Xiliens, are demanding all of Earth’s resources and have used mind control rays to take control of the monsters King Ghidorah, Gigan, Megalon, Ebirah, and Titanosaurus. Godzilla and its allies — Mothra, Rodan, and Anguirus — battle the Xilien invasion with the goal of conquering Mechagodzilla to become King of the Monsters! Watch the game trailer here.


Rush Pinball Pro version | Source: Stern Pinball/the Pop Insider


Travel through time with Rush! This pinball rock concert under glass features exclusive concert footage and custom speech from the band, so fans can experience Rush and their iconic music like never before. Watch the game trailer here.


Jurassic Park Home Edition | Source: Stern Pinball


It’s a pinball journey 65 million years in the making! Unlock and explore Jurassic Park, where escaped dinosaurs are running amok. Rescue park staff, battle an interactive T. rex, and more in this action-packed pinball adventure. Watch the game trailer here.


Avengers: Infinity Quest Pinball Pro version | Source: Stern Pinball


In this pinball adventure, players transform into their favorite Avengers superheroes as they battle Thanos and his minions across the cosmos. It’s a race to hunt down and recover the six Infinity Stones before Thanos gets his hands on them in his unrelenting quest for omnipotent power. Watch the game trailer here.


Scan the QR code on Insider Connected-compatible machines to level up your experience. | Source: Stern Pinball


Insider Connected is the biggest technological advance to pinball in decades, giving players even more reasons to play. Using QR codes on compatible machines, players can track scores and unlock new achievements. Once they create an account, players can use a mobile phone or computer to post scores, find connected machines, and explore pinball activities in their area. Learn more and sign up for a free account at!

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Maddie Michalik

Maddie Michalik

Maddie Michalik is the senior editor at the Pop Insider, best known as the resident Insta Queen, where she fuels her geeky heart with the latest entertainment and pop culture news. She travels to different stations in the U.S. and Canada to show all her fav products on TV! Maddie is also an editor at the Toy Insider, the leading consumer holiday gift guide and toy review and news website, and serves as the editor-in-chief of leading trade magazine The Toy Book and weekly e-newsletter Toy Report, keeping the toy industry up to date with the latest happenings. Her love for consuming media is surpassed only by her love creating it (especially when she gets to talk about her favorite things). She is a Leslie Knope in training, and you can often find her rereading the Harry Potter series with a cup of coffee in her hand and patiently waiting for the next season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine. See more of Maddie on Twitter and Instagram @MaddieMichalik.