Stunning 2D Arcade Pool, Snooker &
Cue Club is a comprehensive and highly playable
pool and snooker simulation. Preferring an overhead view of the table.
Cue Club allows you to play the
entire game using only the mouse. This makes the game instantly playable
and highly addictive. With a choice of different table designs and a healthy
selection of games (UK 8 Ball, US 8 Ball, 9 Ball, Snooker, Killer and Speed
Pool), there's plenty to keep you occupied. Also thrown in is a handy practice
mode, which is an excellent environment to test out the stunningly accurate
physics, and hone your ball control skills. Side, top, back spin and swerve
can all be applied to great effect, enabling you to pull off some incredible
You can even
get rid of the cue altogether and just hurl the balls around with the mouse!
Luckily, a replay option is included which will let you save all your best
shots to show your mates later.
Developed by Bulldog Interactive, Cue Club features
a plethora of options that help it stand out from the crowd. First among
these is the 'virtual chat' feature, which allows the player to interact
with their digital opponents courtesy of some sophisticated Artificial
Intelligence. This feature has been used to great potential, with the game
taking you through 8 different chat rooms, varying from the darkened 'Basement'
to the hedonistic 'Penthouse.'
of pool games (US 8 Ball, UK 8 Ball, 9 Ball, Snooker, Speed Ball,
player, 2 player, practice, slam and 2 championship
chat rooms, in-game chat, LAN games and much
customisable tables, cues and ballsets. You can even change the
reference manuals and tips on how to improve your
Photo-realistic graphics. The balls even have reflections and real
club-style menus with 8 rich and varied chat room boss
accurate real-world physics to model collision, swerve and spin to full
A.I. routines make the computer play as naturally as a real player. They
even play for position.
a dozen high fidelity stereo CD dance
sound effects ranging from the smack of the cue to the subtle rumble of balls
rolling inside the
the pub atmosphere of pool like no other game in the
addictive and superbly
"This is the more entertaining, realistic and above all fun pool game
"Both Pool and Snooker have all been faithfully re-created" GAMEPLAY
"Hyper Realistic pool game accompanied by a seventies soundtrack"
266Mhz 32 MB RAM
7.0 compatible 3D Video Card with 8 MB
7.0 or higher