Tag Archives: Pool

#566 – Side Pocket

                                                                                                    Cyndi Lauper cheers on Rick Astley from afar.                                                                                  The City Master is ordering a milk on the rocks, just because.   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: Namco DEVELOPER: Data East GENRE: Pool RELEASE DATE: June 1987   NES pool simulators are a curious lot. Fantasy titles like Lunar Pool take place … Continue reading #566 – Side Pocket

#379 – Lunar Pool

                                                       “So her name was Rio, and she danced in the sand! Can you believe that?!”                                                                                                    Yes, this is only Stage 5. There are 60 stages.   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: FCI DEVELOPER: Compile GENRE: Pool (Sports?) RELEASE DATE: October 1987   Don’t be fooled by those two normal-looking Reaganites playing … Continue reading #379 – Lunar Pool

#128 – Championship Pool

                                 The Billboard Congress of America heartily endorses the only pool game released in 1993                                                                                                           This is about as exciting as it gets, folks.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Mindscape DEVELOPER: Bitmasters GENRE: Parlor RELEASE DATE: October 1993   Directly after the action-packed, sex, drugs, and-rock-n-roll filled masterpiece that was Championship Bowling … Continue reading #128 – Championship Pool

#99 – Break Time: The National Pool Tour

                                                                                                                Dennis the Menace: Pool Shark for Hire                                                                                                  Keep thinking, Ed. Just think both of our lives away.   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: FCI DEVELOPER: Pony Canyon GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: January 1993   After a hard week’s worth of vampire killing, there’s no better way to unwind than with … Continue reading #99 – Break Time: The National Pool Tour