A pinball master and puzzle designers reveal what makes them tick

This episode contains the following segments:

  • Robert Gagno tells us why he's constantly fighting to prove he's the best pinball player in the world. You can find out more about him in the film Wizard Mode, which premiered at the Hot Docs Film Festival, May 2. (0:10)
  • We talk about the potential for a PlayStation 4.5 or a PlayStation 4 Neo (or whatever they're calling it,) and what that means for the future of the game consoles. (16:00)
  • The designers behind the elaborate puzzles hidden within Toronto's not-so-ancient castle, Casa Loma, explain how losing can be fun. (42:30)

THANKS TO THE FREE MUSIC ARCHIVE FOR "Danzi: Wind Quintet Op 67 No 3 In E-Flat Major, 2 Andante Moderato" By Soni Ventorum Wind Quintet, "School Boy," BY Pietnastka, "Thoughtful" BY  Lee Rosevere, "Rest" BY alphabets (JOHNNY_RIPPER REMIX), "Welcome Back" BY Ketsa, "Blanks" BY Podington Bear, "Direct to Video" BY CHRIS ZABRISKIE, "Naked Street" by Cosmis Analog Ensemble.

WE USED CLIPS FROM FREESOUND FROM USERS LIKE mapleleaf, amorralteixe. PLUS SOUND CLIPS FROM Robert Gagno's Youtube account, and Whirlwind, Twilight Zone, and Spider-Man pinball machines. 

BUILT TO PLAY IS A PRODUCT OF CJRU IN THE HEART OF DOWNTOWN TORONTO. IT WAS PRODUCED BY ARMAN AGHBALI AND DANIEL ROSEN. THE HEADER IMAGE IS BY John (Puzzler4879) ON FLICKR. 

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