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Trick5 – Supreme’s Stern pinball machine targets rare demographic of hypebeast pinball nerds – Trick5

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Trick5 – Supreme’s Stern pinball machine targets rare demographic of hypebeast pinball nerds – Trick5

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Stern, the leading authority on pinball machines, has partnered with Supreme, the brand responsible for the group of people you least want to encounter at a Yeezy pop-up shop, to bring you a gadget that marries both interests.

Supreme announced the collaboration through a promo video on its Instagram last night, which shows a sleek, glossy playfield, the illuminated Supreme box logo everywhere, and an LED point screen flashing things regular people say, like “Multiball is lit.”

Spring/Summer 2018 Supreme®/Stern® Pinball Machine @kings0l0m0n

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Supreme fans should be thrilled about the addition of a new item to add to their collection of branded kayaks and axes, while longtime pinball enthusiasts are scratching their heads in their forums:

A price hasn’t yet been announced, but given that Stern pinball machines retail for around $6,000 to $8,000, we can probably expect that this one will cost way more. You think Supreme would be upstaged by a Ghostbusters pinball machine? I don’t think so. Since most people don’t own pinball machines in their homes, it’s certainly worth playing at least once for 25 cents a pop if you see it in any retail shops. It’s a fully functioning, playable game, and it’s definitely not as useless as a Supreme-branded brick.

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Trick5 – Supreme’s Stern pinball machine targets rare demographic of hypebeast pinball nerds – Trick5

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