Top Players to Descend on Pro Circuit Event at District 82 Pinball

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stern Pinball, Inc. announced the second Pro Circuit tournament of the 2023 competitive season coming to District 82 Pinball in De Pere, WI on February 17-19, 2023. This three-day event dubbed the Winter 3X Tournament will host 150 competitors from around the world all hoping to improve their rankings to qualify for the Stern Pro Circuit Championship.

In its third season, Stern Pinball continues its partnership with the International Flipper Pinball Association (IFPA) in producing the premiere competitive pinball circuit in the world. The Stern Pro Circuit is a series of 20 high-level pinball tournaments held throughout the season culminating in the pinnacle event, the Stern Pro Circuit Championship featuring the top 32 ranked players.

The Winter 3X Tournament will have players battling the silver ball and each other over three consecutive days of intense action. The first two days provide players with multiple rounds of match-play format for qualifying, and the last day showcases the finalists with only one competitor emerging victorious. With a total prize pool of $12,000 at stake, watch all of the high-stakes competitive pinball action all weekend long on the Fox Cities Pinball Twitch stream:

“The Winter 3X Tournament marks an exciting early stop on the Stern Pro Circuit tour,” said Seth Davis, President and CEO of Stern Pinball, Inc. “We’re eager to see who rises to the top this early in the season with the potential for anyone to qualify for the Stern Pro Circuit Championship. At Stern Pinball we love supporting the pinball community and showcasing the best competitive players from around the globe.”

For full details on the Stern Pro Circuit and to keep up with the current standings and schedule, please visit –

About Stern Pinball, Inc.

Stern Pinball, Inc. creates compelling entertainment that inspires a lifetime love of games, sparks passion, forges friendships, and connects people everywhere through fun, innovative, technologically advanced pinball games, and experiences. Headquartered minutes from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport in the heart of North America, the company creates, designs, engineers, manufactures, markets, and distributes a full line of technologically advanced terrestrial and digital pinball games, parts, accessories, and merchandise. Stern Pinball serves digital, consumer, commercial, and corporate markets around the globe.

Recent Stern Pinball titles include James Bond 007, Rush, Godzilla, The Mandalorian, Led Zeppelin, Avengers: Infinity Quest, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Stranger Things, Elvira’s House of Horrors, Jurassic Park, Black Knight: Sword of Rage, The Munsters, The Beatles, Deadpool, Iron Maiden, Guardians of the Galaxy, Star Wars, Aerosmith, Ghostbusters, KISS, Metallica, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Star Trek, AC/DC, Batman, and Spider-Man. A broad range of players enjoy Stern Pinball’s games from professional pinball players who compete in high-stakes competitions around the globe to novice players who are discovering the allure of the silver ball for the first time. To join the fun and learn more, please visit


Zach Sharpe