Gerry Faber and his blue-ribbon winner, Eye of the Tiger

Past Winners of Best Game Awards

2018

  • Antique: Bob Thurman for his 1932 Mills Official
  • 1960s: Dave Metrando for his 1965 Gottlieb Kings & Queens
  • 1970s EM: Dave Metrando for his 1977 Gottlieb Team One
  • 1970s SS: Ken Rizzitano for his 1979 Williams Gorgar
  • Early 1980s: John-Robert LaPorta for his 1980 Williams Firepower
  • Late 1980s: Nick Maniatis for his 1989 Williams Black Knight 2000
  • 1990s: Greg Roehl for his 1995 Gottlieb Stargate
  • Modern: Gabe D’Annunzio for his 2004 Stern Ripley’s Believe It or Not
  • Custom: Brian Hawkins for his Lost in Space 1965 re-theme

2017

  • Antique: Dave Metrando for his 1958 Gottlieb Sunshine
  • 1960s: Dave Metrando for his 1968 Gottlieb Domino
  • 1970s EM: Gerry Faber for his 1978 Gottlieb Eye of the Tiger
  • 1970s SS: Gerry Faber for his 1979 Gottlieb Totem
  • Early 1980s: Dennis Cole for his 1986 Gottlieb Rock Encore
  • Late 1980s: Nick Maniatis for his 1989 Williams Black Knight 2000
  • 1990s: Dave Madore for his 1995 Capcom Pinball Magic
  • Modern: Ivan Lysykanycz for his 2014 Stern Walking Dead Premium
  • Custom: Brian Hawkins for his Ash vs. Evil Dead

2016

  • Antique: Bob Thurman for his 1932 Mills Official
  • 1960s: Dave Metrando for his 1963 Williams Swing Time
  • 1970s EM: Dave Metrando for his 1971 Gottlieb Bristol Hills
  • Early SS: Allan Davidson for his 1983 Williams Defender
  • 1980s Alpha: Nick Maniatis for his 1989 Williams Black Knight 2000
  • 1990s DMD: Tony Dziedzic for his 1993 Williams Twilight Zone
  • Modern: Dave Madore for his 2013 Stern Metallica
  • Special Mention: Gabe D’Annunzio for 1996 Midway/Williams Scared Stiff