WHAM-O! Big News For Matt Fleming's Monster Pong!

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I’ve got more great news! Last week it was Gyro Bowl… this week it’s Monster Pong!

I haven’t been shy about expressing my love for Monster Pong, developed by Edison Nation member and Everyday Edison Matt Fleming. We’ve had some significant challenges and setbacks along the way with Monster Pong but we’ve always stuck to our guns.

When the retailer who committed to it basically stopped ordering anything and everything that it could in order to weather the economic downturn, we went direct. We bought a container of Monster Pongs, built a dedicated Web site at www.MonsterPong.com and started guerrilla marketing.

Our bet paid off. With a proven sales record under our belts and a hardcore team that doesn’t ever quit, we have landed a huge deal for Monster Pong…

… or should I say “WHAM-O’s Monster Pong?!!!”

That’s right, we’ve partnered with toy GIANT WHAM-O to blanket retail chains nationwide with the greatest improvement to Ping Pong since the beer cup!

Please take a minute to join me in congratulating Matt Fleming on his awesome product and wish him well on his continued Monster Pong success!

posted February 15, 2011 09:34 (
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Congrats Matt and to EN for their hard work!

posted March 30, 2011 09:12 (
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If Bruce Lee were still alive, imagine him in a Monster Pong commercial!


posted March 25, 2011 09:30 (
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Fantastic and congratulations. It’s a great twist to an old game. Get it on some kids TV show to make it move even faster.

posted March 23, 2011 06:51 (
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Unbelievable, well no believable with EN behind it! Way to go Matt and EN.

posted March 15, 2011 20:37 (
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I have it and it’s a blast! MATT, hats off to you, I know you have had your share of ups and downs this past year, but look at what happened! CONGRATS!!!

posted March 02, 2011 17:00 (
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Hi Matt,

I purchased Monster Pong for my son for Christmas. He and his friends love it. My son is a high school senior and co president of a newly formed ping pong club at school. He’s excited about using Monster Pong outdoors in the spring. He’ll be taking MP to college with him next year and he’s been encouraging his friends to buy some tables to expand the fun! What a fantastic idea.
Congratulations on all your success. I know there is much more to come. Way to go with snagging “Wham-O”…It’s great that EN was so helpful, supportive and encouraging…..I love happy endings.

All the best to you!

Judy K.

posted February 26, 2011 13:05 (
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Hey Matt, maybe Katie has got something with the cup of beer in the hole; Monster Beer Pong! Ha.

posted February 19, 2011 00:19 (
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Go Matt Go.

posted February 18, 2011 17:27 (
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Now, if we could put a beer cup in the hole….hummmmmmm J/k. This is really cool.

posted February 18, 2011 17:25 (
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WTG! THat is so awesome!

posted February 18, 2011 17:24 (
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Pricey, at first I thought it was a misprinted price. Now that I think about it and compare it to the price of a ping-pong table well not so bad then. Too pricey for me though. Although I’m sure you’ll sell tons!!!!

posted February 18, 2011 11:57 (
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Here’s to monster success!!!!! Congrats Matt and EE/EN. Way to spike it home.

posted February 18, 2011 11:51 (
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Great job Matt and EN. This is an amazing accomplishment!

posted February 17, 2011 10:35 (
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Congrats to Matt Fleming and the EN team. This is a very encouraging success story. It’s great to see another independent inventor make a major breakthrough such as this. It’s what we all strive for. Best wishes and much success!

posted February 16, 2011 07:11 (
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Patience and hard work pay off. A huge Wha-hoo to you all. Well done.

posted February 16, 2011 07:04 (
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Congrats Matt and Edison Nation team.

posted February 16, 2011 03:00 (
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Kevin,I don’t forget about the appointment we have to play MP. Hope soon we can get together and enjoy this game.

Thank You Neighbor

posted February 16, 2011 00:12 (
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just got back from a long day at work….to such a great announcement.

First, thanks to Matt and the EE/EN team for never giving up on MP, and taking it to this level. WHAM-O indeed!! Frisbee, slip and slide, hula-hoop, hacky sack, super bouncy ball. Are you kidding me? Who has a track record like that? Maybe Lady Gaga or Elvis? I am really hopeful.

Second, thanks to the amazing EN community and for all their continued support, and all their congrats. Creative and community-minded folks rock!

I have taken Monster Pong to bars for Meet-ups, and once people start playing, they seem to love it! My hope is that the public will be able to see how fun and convenient this game can be, even without yet playing it, and I am sure that Wham-O’s seal of of approval will really help.

Hoping that MP will be EE/EN’s homerun #4!!!

Always keep hope alive.

posted February 15, 2011 19:45 (
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C’mon, Mr. Fleming…

Speech, Speech, Speech, Speech, Speech!

posted February 15, 2011 19:27 (
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WOW! Wham-O! Congratulations Matt F. and EN.

A good invention, hard work, and patience. An unbeatable combination.

posted February 15, 2011 17:59 (
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I double that WOO HOO and add a great big YEE HAWW!!!!

That is fantastic news Matt and Congrats Matt F! You have been waiting a very very long time for it but hey it’s WHAM-O. I’d wait for that and be happy for the wait!!!!

Great great great fantastic news!!!!!

Way to go EN!!! I am so happy to have you behind my product because you guys just don’t give up!!!

posted February 15, 2011 17:22 (
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Congrats Matt & Matt and all of EN. Wham-O…..WOO HOO!

posted February 15, 2011 16:31 (
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Congratulations Matt and the E.N. team. I love stories of determination and extra effort. That is a great inspiration for all of us who are trusting E.N with our I.P.
Is there an E.N. Hall of Fame?

posted February 15, 2011 16:10 (
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I’m at toy fair right now and this brings a smile to my face. Great job everyone!

posted February 15, 2011 15:28 (
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Another success story and counting congrats to u Matt!!!!!!

posted February 15, 2011 14:29 (
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Congratulations Matt!

posted February 15, 2011 14:11 (
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Excellent news ! Congrats

posted February 15, 2011 14:08 (
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Way to go EN team and Congratulations Matt.

posted February 15, 2011 13:39 (
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Good luck to you. Its a great product.

posted February 15, 2011 13:27 (
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Congratualions Matt and the ENTeam. Wishing you the greatest of sucess. You are the King Kong of Ping Pong! Way to go. God bless.

posted February 15, 2011 12:55 (
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Hmmmm—-Take that Quirky.com! Congrats Matt!!!

posted February 15, 2011 12:38 (
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Now THAT’S exciting! Congratulations to Matt and the whole EN team!

posted February 15, 2011 12:34 (
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Yeah boyeee! Good job everyone! Well done Monster Pong.

posted February 15, 2011 12:30 (
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So awesome!! Congrats to Matt Fleming and EN!!

posted February 15, 2011 11:59 (
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WOWWOW! Monster Pong Rocks – Congratulations Matt, I know you waited a long
time for this. Way to go buddy. ox

posted February 15, 2011 11:57 (
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GREAT NEWS!!! Congratulations Everyone Involved in making this happen and Congratulations Mr Matt Fleming.

posted February 15, 2011 10:42 (
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Hooooooooooooly crap, Matt (s)! Awesome!

Awwww, wait a second. Am I going to have to PAY you now, Mr. Fleming, to autograph the 3 that I bought before you were Mr. Big?

posted February 15, 2011 10:10 (
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Congrats Matt!

posted February 15, 2011 09:59 (
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That’s the way To Stay “Green and On the Scene”. Matt Flemming, way to go Dude!

posted February 15, 2011 09:58 (
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Way to go Matt!!!! This is fantastic news!!!

It is this level of commitment that EE and EN bring to the table that keeps me motivated. They have proven that once they are in your corner, they stay there!
posted February 15, 2011 09:46 (
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Congratulations Matt Fleming!!! My son has been begging for a ping pong table. I’ll have him look at Monster Pong tonight! Great job! Very happy for you!

posted February 15, 2011 09:42 (
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Congrats Matt! I know you can’t wait to see that monster royalty check! LOL!

posted February 15, 2011 09:39 (