Beat The Pro heads to the Midwest this summer.

Shaggy May 29, 2008 0

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Raw Thrills/Play Mechnix’s Beat The Pro Tour continues to bring the latest version of Big Buck Hunter Pro Online to players across the US and this June between the 2nd and the 19th the tournament will be coming to several states in the Midwest. For those that come to the locations where the event is taking place they will have an opportunity to win some great prizes. Locations and more details in the press release after the break.

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Press Release

For Immediate Release

Glen Ellyn, IL May 28, 2008The “Beat the Pro” Tour Heats Up The Midwest This June

Big Buck Hunter Pro’s, “Beat the Pro” tour is going to America’s heartland for the month of June. Players from Cleveland, Columbus and Chicago are going to be challenging each other for some great prizes as well as some tricks and trips from the “Pro”. This leg of the “Beat the Pro” tour is begins on June 2nd and it ends on June 19th.

The “Beat the Pro” tour was established to bring a unique and fun promotion to the players and operators that have supported Big Buck Hunter Pro during its amazing run. “Big Buck Hunter Pro has a fan base that includes people that have driven 4 hours to play the monthly National tournaments and fans that logged thousands of miles, looking for machines during the Big Buck Hunter Pro contest with FHM” stated David Snipes, Coin-Up Customer Service Manager. Snipes continues, “The Beat the Pro events have been a great promotion that allows us to give back to our players and operators”.

If you are interested in having a “Beat the Pro” event on your Big Buck Hunter Pro Online machine, please contact David Snipes at

The Beat the Pro Tour will be visiting these fine establishments:

Monday June 2nd, 2008 (Automatic Music)

6:30 PM

750 Prospect Ave.
Cleveland OH

9:30 PM

Toth’s Place
6966 Heisley rd.
Mentor OH

Tuesday June 3rd, 2008 (Automatic Music)

6:30 PM

Capp’s Eatery
12830 Painesville Warren rd.
Painesville OH

9:00 PM

Hambden Country Inn
13960 Rock Creek Rd
Chardon, OH 44024

Wednesday June 4th, 2008 (Walter Music)

8:00 PM

Redhawk Grille

7481 Auburn Rd.

Concord, OH 44077

Thursday June 5th, 2008 (George’s Music)

6:30 PM


9244 Market Square Drive
Streetsboro, OH 44241

9:00 PM

Jo Jo’s Sports Bar

221 S Jefferson St
Medina, OH 44256

Tuesday June 10th, 2008 Shaffer Services

6:00 PM


2209 Stringtown Rd
Grove City, OH 43123

8:30 PM

Towne Pub

164 N Wilson Rd
Columbus, OH 43204

Wednesday June 11th, 2008 (Shaffer Services)

7:00 PM

Alumni Pub

6412 Winchester Blvd
Canal Winchester, OH 43110

Thursday June 12th, 2008 (Shaffer Services)

6:00 PM

Towne Pub

6176 Cleveland Ave
Columbus, OH 43231

8:30 PM


1846 Hard Rd
Columbus, OH 43235

Wed June 18, 2008 (Dial Amusements)

8:00 PM


3516 N Clark

Chicago, IL

Thurs June 19, 2008 (Dial Amusements)

6:30 PM

Wings Etc…

5899 Northwest Hwy
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

9:00 PM

Wool Street Bar

800 Feinberg Court
Cary, IL 60013

For more information, contact Betson Enterprises’ Ryan Cravens at 630-238-9400 x 6210 or check out for the latest news on Big Buck Hunter Pro.

About Play Mechanix

George Petro, a former game designer for Midway Games founded Play Mechanix in 1995. In a little over a decade, Play Mechanix has created over 30 titles for the Arcade, Bar and Casino industries including the best-selling video hunting series Big Buck Hunter, Big Buck Safari, and Deal or No Deal. Play Mechanix is currently creating an on-line tournament system for use with Big Buck Hunter Pro and beyond. Play Mechanix recently merged with Raw Thrills.

About Betson Enterprises

Headquartered in Carlstadt, New Jersey, Betson Enterprises is the leading coin operated distributor of amusement and vending equipment, coin operated parts, and service in the United States. With over 70 years of experience and leadership in the coin-operated industry, we will help you make informed decisions that are best for your business.

Betson offers entertainment and vending solutions for your business through our relationships with the operator community. For locations looking for a simple and profitable solution or vendors looking for equipment that fits any situation, Betson Enterprises can help you. Betson Enterprises has an industry proven reputation for quality and customer focus. For more information on Betson Enterprises, visit or call 1-800-524-2343

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