Brisbane Pinball & Arcade Inc collective is a group based in Brisbane with the sole purpose of promoting competitive pinball, arcades and classic gaming.
The group was formed in January of 2019 and includes representatives from the local pinball and arcade venues, Netherworld, Pincadia, Pinball Haus and 1 Up Freeplay Arcade.
The goals of the incorporated association are:
- To promote, produce and advance competitive pinball, arcade and classic gaming competitions throughout Australia
- To elevate the awareness and visibility of pinball, arcade and classic gaming across Australia and to try generate media coverage and exposure in a fun and positive manner
- To honestly, transparently and fairly use the funds raised through event entry fees for the sole purpose of running events
- To run events in a professional manner adhering to the International Flipper and Pinball Association (IFPA) suggested formats, guides and rules
- To where possible raise funds through donations and sponsorship to aid in providing high prize pools, prizes and celebrity guests to enhance the players experience
- To use potential excess funds to help local pinball and arcade players compete in competitions around the world
- To donate potential excess funds to local charities within Australia
- To offer any donated pinball or arcade machines to hospitals within the Brisbane region