Epic Pinball is a 1993 pinball video game developed by James Schmalz and published by Epic MegaGames (now Epic Games). The initial release pre-dated Schmalz' Digital Extremes name. The game is played seen from a 2D top-down view within a scrollable window with plain raster graphics in 320x240. The music is composed in the PSM-format. It was noted for being programmed entirely in assembly language. It is written for the x86 computer family for MS-DOS.
The game was originally distributed on floppy disks in 3 separate packs of 4 tables each. The original shareware version (and an early retail version) included only the original "Android" table. Later shareware versions and retail versions contained an updated version called "Super Android" (although it's still referred to as "Android" in the game, the table was changed to say "Super Android")
- "Pot of Gold" 
- "Crash and Burn"
- "Jungle Pinball" 
- "Deep Sea"
- "Cyborgirl" 
- "Space Journey" 
- "Toy Factory"
 Designed by Terry Cumming.
 A tribute to Epic's earlier game Jill of the Jungle.
 Designed by Joe Hitchens.
 This and the following table were designed and illustrated by Pixel of Future Crew.
Another table, "African Safari", was included in the "Full Edition" (the CD-ROM version), in addition to the tables from the three packs above.
In 2011, the game was partially re-made by Fuse Powered Inc. for Apple's iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad platforms. The game, re-titled as "Retro Pinball", features updated versions of the Super Android, Crash and Burn and Pangaea tables.
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:00:27 -0700
Available as a two-table DLC pack, South Park heads to Zen Pinball 2 tomorrow in North America and on Wednesday in Europe for $4.99/€4.99/£3.99. While the DLC doesn't support typical cross-buy, Zen Studios says, “Purchase the table pack on PS3 or ...
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 02:54:09 -0700
Join your favorite 4th-grader in this epic pinball adventure. Start playing today…or you're grounded, mister! Follow Zen Studios! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zenstudios?ref=br_tf. Twitter: https://twitter.com/zen_studios. Blog: http://blog ...
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:37:30 -0700
Twenty years ago this week, Jim Hall of St. Paul announced an ambitious effort to create a no-cost and free-to-modify version of MS-DOS, the commercial Microsoft operating system that largely launched the PC revolution. Hall met that milestone in 2006, ...
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:18:17 -0800
We've had some pretty epic pinball battles on Sunday nights. They can come and check that out. And the music gets kind of wacky here. For about two hours straight they put on nothing but songs that had female vocalists in them and for some reason they ...
Fri, 31 May 2013 07:41:09 -0700
Epic Games, in collaboration with Digital Extremes, launched Epic Pinball for Microsoft DOS. Today, the game is called Retro Pinball and you can play 10 of the classic tables right on your iPad. Players can download and play three of the classic Epic ...
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Mon, 16 Apr 2012 12:22:21 -0700
OSTCover FINAL4 300x300 Get 20 years of Epic Games original soundtracks for free It's been 20 years since Epic Games started making games and the company has gone all the way from Jill of the Jungle, Jazz Jackrabbit and Epic Pinball to Unreal, Gears ...
Mon, 14 May 2012 03:16:48 -0700
... who missed out on the company's work in its first decade: entries from side-scrolling rabbit-based platformer Jazz Jackrabbit and its sequel are particularly upbeat compared to the rest of the tracks, as is the Space table background music from ...
Fri, 08 Feb 2013 10:22:30 -0800
Beyond games like Epic Pinball, there was always 3D Pinball with its Space Cadet table, available as a part of every Windows release up until Windows 7. It was the go-to game for anyone bored at work, whose boredom surpassed anything Spider Solitaire ...
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