At the 2016 Houston Arcade & Pinball Expo, players will have an opportunity to win the coveted Pin Bot
Cup by participating in all of the tournaments. Each event is worth points, and the top performing
player will win the Pin Bot Cup!
Games that can have their Extra Balls turned off by menu options, will be turned off. During a tournament game, play all balls earned during the game. Do not use credits or "buy in" options to add extra balls.
Practice on Tournament Machines:
Players are allowed to practice on Tournament Machines during approved practice sessions and after tournaments end at 10:00pm. During tournament hours, players may not practice on tournament machines.
Qualification during Match Play:
No Game will be allowed to start within 15 minutes of the end of the qualification session.
Late Entries into MatchPlay Events
Players may enter Match Play events late. Players joining late will be given zero points for all missed rounds.
The Houston Expo Tournaments will follow the IFPA Rules under most cirmcumstances. The Tournament Director reserves the right to make decisions that are in conflict with the IFPA Rules when he thinks it is in the best interest of the tournament. Decisions by the Tournament Director are final.