After several months of Internet speculation, the newest Stern pinball is in full production. Honoring legendary British band Iron Maiden and named Legacy of the Beast, the game features sights and sounds from the iconic rock group.
Stern people said they wanted to match the excitement, energy, and experience of a live Iron Maiden concert. Players will immerse themselves in an interactive Iron Maiden universe transforming into various forms of Eddie, the band’s legendary mascot.
The game is outfitted with an arsenal of toys and features; players will go to battle with four flippers, two spinners, a set of three-bank drop targets, metal and wire-form ramps, a captive ball mechanism, a dual up-post lock mechanism and a center bullseye target.
“Iron Maiden is one of the most iconic bans
Yesterday, Stern also cheekily announced that you could help choose the next pin coming from the company! Fans on their Facebook page were able t
o vote for a My Little Pony pin or vote for Stern’s next pin to be dedicated to the hip ’90s crew New Kids on the Block. My Little Pony won the vote, with 67 percent, and we’re sure the fact the poll was hosted on April 1st had a little to do with it! The company had this to say on its Facebook page, along with another video showing Iron Maiden pins on the production line:
“You think this is April Fools but we can go from 0-100 real quick. Remember that one time we revealed a game and then showed a video of hundreds of them being built 48 hours later? That was this week. Never say never…