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Entertainment Tie In’s

Entertainment Tie In’s 940 788 GAD Vending


So many amazing big blockbuster tie ins with our pinball machines. Some are not currently available for new purchase but are in arcades around the region for play.

Try Stranger Things pinball as an amazing reminder what the past sessions of the Upside/Down has to terrorize us. Check on the Stern Pinball Map locator to find one near you. And – don’t forget to sign in to your Stern Insider to play for points and keep your score.

Coming out now is Toy Story 4 from Jersey Jack. Just getting unboxed at various locations and GAD can help you find a game to play.

Loved Jurassic Park World Dominion?  Jurassic Park Home Pinball from Stern is available at GAD warehouses. Call us for a price quote and schedule your pick up.

Avengers: Infinity Quest is an amazing machine to experience all the Marvel characters. While we don’t have any in stock at the moment, it is available to play in the area or call us to check if we can special order.

And these are just the titles that tie in to current movies! Doesn’t take in the amazing rock ‘n roll band titles like Rush, Led Zeppelin, Guns ‘n Roses and Iron Maiden. Or all the Star Wars games – Star Wars, The Mandalorian, Star Wars Comic Edition and Star Wars Home Edition.

Lots of great games to play – so get going


Pinball Games Coming In This Summer!

Pinball Games Coming In This Summer! 940 788 GAD Vending

Looking for the best pinball? Have a game you are looking for that has been out of stock everywhere? GAD has orders for great pinball games coming in this summer – and this is just a taste!

At GAD offices, our sales team will give you a full quote. And, will consult with you the best solution for commercial or home use. We are experts in knowing where our pinball is located so you can play the game you want to own. And, we support you after the order with a full service department. Whether you need help with set up or need a part, GAD is here for our customers.

What’s cool for Father’s Day? Ask Rolling Stone

What’s cool for Father’s Day? Ask Rolling Stone 1200 937 GAD Vending

You can ask Rolling Stone, or just check in with us to pick up a pinball game for Dad.

We have The Mandalorian Pro and Premium in stock. Jurassic Park Home and Star Wars Comic Art Home editions in stock. Guns ‘n Roses LE. Cactus Canyon SE and SE+. And so many more either in stock or on the way!

Yes, we sell to individuals. Pick up is available and delivery options can be arranged. Yes, we have a service department to help you with a question if you get stuck during installation.

Call or email for a full quote today.



Happy Memorial Day! Go Play!

Happy Memorial Day! Go Play! 940 788 GAD Vending

Stern Pinball Continues To Win International Excellence Awards

Stern Pinball Continues To Win International Excellence Awards 940 788 GAD Vending

Licensing International Excellence Awards – Godzilla Pinball:

Godzilla’s domination of awards knows no bounds, being a nominee at this year’s Licensing International Excellence Awards!

GAD Seriously Knows Games – And GAD Has Lots of Games Coming In

GAD Seriously Knows Games – And GAD Has Lots of Games Coming In 940 788 GAD Vending

GAD Knows Games

What kind of games are you looking for? GAD probably has it – and we stock games of all kinds and the parts to keep them in top working order.

Here’s a bit of a list of the games we stock and/or can order:

  • Golden Tee  – various versions
  • Pinball from multiple manufacturers
  • Commercial pool tables
  • Foosball tables
  • Digital darts
  • Shuffleboard
  • Claw (Crane) Game Machines
  • Jet Pong

And, to go with your commercial game room or arcade, GAD is a dealer of ATM machines, change machines and vending equipment. Plus we sell and install digital AMI music systems and commercial speakers. Don’t let your work entry be dull.

All of our equipment we sell and service is within authorized dealer agreements. We have parts available to the public to buy – and we’ll ship to you. Plus GAD has a service department that can fix whatever equipment you need. GAD warehouses are located in Kansas City, Des Moines and Omaha.

If its for your home game room, breakroom, entry or your business game room, give GAD a call because GAD knows Games.

GAD Seriously Knows Games – And GAD Has Lots of Pinball IN STOCK

GAD Seriously Knows Games – And GAD Has Lots of Pinball IN STOCK 940 788 GAD Vending

GAD Knows Pinball

And, we are committed to stocking pinball machines for immediate pick up (commercial or residential!).

Here’s an idea of what we have in stock:

  • The Mandalorian Premium
  • Avengers Premium
  • Jurassic Park Home Edition
  • Star Wars Comic Art Home Edition
  • Guns ‘n Roses LE
  • Cactus Canyon SE
  • And so many more coming available in May and June

Call your closest GAD office in Omaha, Kansas City and Des Moines to get a quote for price and timing.

Stern’s Brewery of the Month

Stern’s Brewery of the Month 960 720 GAD Vending

Congrats to Uncle Bear’s Brewery of Arizona for winning Brewery of the Month! Everyone knows that there’s no better combo than pinball and beer!

Do you have a special brewery you want to share with the world?  Leave a photo comment on this Facebook post and your brewery might be our next winner!  Not on social media?  Not a problem!  Submit your incredible brewery pictures directly to for your chance to be featured as our next winner! Or contact your local GAD rep to help you submit your brewery to Stern.

Road Trip? Midwest Gaming Classic This Weekend.

Road Trip? Midwest Gaming Classic This Weekend. 971 644 GAD Vending

The Midwest Gaming Classic is a trade show featuring 150,000+ square feet of retro and modern home video game consoles, pinball machines, arcade video games, computers, table top gaming, crane games, collectible card games, air hockey, and that’s just the start. Held in Milwaukee, WI this is the closest show to see all the various gaming equipment, play the pinball, and be hands on for your new games.

The Midwest Gaming Classic is about celebrating gaming, trying new things, learning about the gaming hobby, about meeting others who share the love of gaming, and having fun doing it!

No matter if you have one console and a handful of games or thousands of games in every room of your house, you’ll find something to celebrate with us!

Quick road trip this weekend – 4/29 – 5/1/2022.