New for 2020! INDISC Challenges will be available to all registered tournament participants. Challenge winners will receive a limited edition commemorative challenge coin* to celebrate their victory (or defeat). Pictures coming soon.

Unless otherwise noted, ties will be broken by the BEST qualifying game on a card, then second best, and so on. Challenges subject to change.

  • Ruler of the Universe
    Awarded to the player with the best combined performance in The Open, High Stakes and Classics (I or II, whichever is better).
  • The Open Champion
    Awarded to winner of The Open IFPA World Championship
  • Classics Crusher I
    Awarded to winner of Classics I
  • Classics Crusher II
    Awarded to winner of Classics II
  • Bullseye!
    Awarded to winner of the Classics Target Match Play Championship
  • The Whale
    Awarded to winner of High Stakes
  • Women’s Champion
    Awarded to winner of The INDISC Women’s Championship
  • Age Doesn’t Matter
    Awarded to the winner of the Seniors division. Must be 55 or over as of January 9, 2020
  • The Kids are Alright
    Awarded to the winner of the Youth division. Must be 12 or under as of January 9, 2020
  • Best Woman in The Open
    Awarded to the woman with the highest qualifying position in The Open.

  • There and Back Again
    Awarded to the highest ranking international player (must RESIDE outside North America) in The Open.
  • Are We There Yet?
    Awarded to the player who traveled the farthest to get to the Museum. Measured in miles, using Google, from your postal code.

  • No Passport Required
    Awarded to the highest ranking North American player (must reside inside North America) in The Open.
  • Just Another Sunday Monthly…
    Awarded to the best SoCal player. Must RESIDE in one of the 10 counties considered to be in Southern California per Wikipedia.
  • First Time, Big Time!
    Awarded to the best The Open performance by a first time player in any INDISC tournament, and who is ranked outside of the top 100 as of January 9, 2020.

  • What’s Up With this Pinball Thing?
    Awarded to the highest Open qualifier who has played no previous IFPA endorsed events.
  • Teleport to Finals
    Awarded to the player who qualifies in The Open having played the fewest cards. Voided cards will count as cards played.
  • Who Needs DMDs?
    Qualify for Open finals with a card of only pre-DMD era games.
  • All Manufacturers Accounted For
    Qualify for Open finals with a card consisting of one game from each of the following manufacturers: Stern (classic or modern), Bally (pre Williams), Williams (including Bally/Midway DMD era), Gottlieb and Jersey Jack
  • …And All I Got Was This Challenge Coin
    Awarded to the player who submits the 1000th card overall. Entry must be complete. Voided entries do not count towards the total.
  • The Josh Sharpe World Championship Award
    Awarded to the player with the best finish (but who doesn’t win) in The Open, who’s previously finished exactly 2nd, and never won, in an IFPA endorsed major championship.

  • You Belsito’d the Field!
    Awarded to the last player that submits a card that pushes themselves above the cut line.
  • Deep Pockets
    Award for the most cards used across all divisions, including voids.

  • Our Hero!
    Awarded to the person who spends the most hours during the event (open to close) volunteering. If tied, first person to have officially volunteered wins.
  • Do it For the Kids!
    Make the largest donation to Project Pinball. If tied, first person to have donated wins.

*Individual players who win multiple challenges will be showered with accolades and acknowledged on the indisc.com website for years to come. However, only one physical coin will be awarded per person, per event year. Thanks for understanding.