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The Silver Ball Planet

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Pinball Nirvana

So many pinball machines and they are in great shape. Staff are friendly. There are cheaper... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JapanTraveler616
Great place to visit!

There are so many machines here it was surprising. There are a few in the front that are only 10... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hanawata
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The Silver Ball Planet is an array of 100 new and vintage pinball machines, ranging from 1970's to present day on the 3rd floor of America-Mura's Iconic building "Shinsaibashi BIGSTEP". No entry fee, only 100 yen or less per game to play.
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1-6-14 Nishishimsaibashi | BIGSTEP 3rd Floor, Chuo, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many pinball machines and they are in great shape. Staff are friendly. There are cheaper machines near the front to practice on if you aren’t an expert.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are so many machines here it was surprising. There are a few in the front that are only 10 yen and many others are 100 yen or 50 yen. Easily you can spend a lot of time here. It was a really fun place...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Only place in Japan I found that had pinballs and didn’t disappoint had the largest range of pinballs in one place I’d ever seen a real pinball lovers dream. Definately check it out if your in Osaka and love pinball.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018

So much fun and in a convenient location. I’m not great at pinball but they have some cheap machines to practice on. The staff are very helpful and friendly and if a machine malfunctions but that happens rarely considering how old some of these classic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

These is the place for truly lovers of paintball. There are plenty of them and you can spend whole day there without getting tired of playing them. The place is by walk just 5 minutes from Dotonbori, placed in the street just behing Aple store,...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Darko S
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to play pinball, this place had A LOT of pinball machines. Hard to rate it anything other than excellent because I wanted pinball... it had pinball. Many classic machines! Very nostalgic.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Ryback-Casey
Reviewed August 7, 2016

I love this place! Came across it in Amerikamura and was pleasantly surprised. Many types of pinball machines, there are various priced machines, from very cheap to more expensive but still a good price. Everything is in nice condition, and it's pretty chilled. Much different...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank jocybum
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I didn't know of this place, just stumbled upon it. I was amazed at the great collection of pinball machines here. Many of the great classics that I hadn't seen since childhood other machines that I had played on xbox but never seen in real...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Rick R
Reviewed July 25, 2016

A huge selection of Pinball from old to new. Good time, and if you are on a budget, it's a pretty good place to spend a few hundred yen :D

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Jonno R
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

We went here on a Saturday and found out they had a competition the same day, which my boyfriend entered and was much entertained by. Spent a couple of hours here that same day, and then another day later that week. Not a lot of...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank jirayasama
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