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Pool Hall Pro (PSP)

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Advertising Blurbs

Playlogic press release (April 21, 2009):

    Chalk up Your Cue and Master Your Bank Shot With Pool Hall Pro Coming to Wii and PC May 26, 2009

    New York — April 21, 2009 - Playlogic Entertainment, Inc. (Nasdaq OTC: PLGC.OB), an independent worldwide publisher of entertainment software, is pleased to announce that Pool Hall Pro, the action-packed sports game developed by Icon Games Entertainment, is coming to Wii™ home videogame console from Nintendo, and PC May 26, 2009. Pool Hall Pro calls on players of all levels from amateurs to pool sharks to take on the world’s toughest opponents as they travel the globe mastering an array of pool and snooker games in order to earn fame and fortune.

    “Pool Hall Pro brings action-packed entertainment back into casual sports games with customizable characters, exotic pool hall locations, numerous modes and countless hours of gameplay,” said Adam McGowan, Marketing Director for Playlogic. “The simple control scheme and easy-to-access modes make Pool Hall Pro a great game to pick up and play.” Pool Hall Pro features six modes with a vast array of pool and snooker games, such as basic pocket billiards to U.S. 8 ball and 6 ball snooker. Create your own avatar before setting out to challenge the pool hall’s toughest opponents and take your character from rags to riches! Compete against the pros in single player mode or make a name for yourself as you travel the globe earning cash and unlocking collectables in world tour mode. Win games and unlock collectables to pimp out your crib and give your billiards room your own personal touch. Increase the difficulty by adjusting AI opponents for more challenging games! Pool Hall Pro for Wii comes with an added taste of realism as players are able to use their Wii remote to simulate the feel of a real pool game by matching the cue movement with a simple on-screen interface and movement from the player.

    Additional game features include:

    • Six game modes: Arcade, Tournament, Multiplayer, Exhibition, World Tour and Practice
    • 11 game varieties: UK 8 Ball, US 8 Ball, 9 Ball, 6 Ball Pool, 10 Ball Pool, 15 ball Pool, Pub Pool, 6 Ball Snooker, 10 Ball Snooker, Snooker and Basic Pocket Billiards
    • Fully customizable characters
    • Earn collectibles to pimp out your crib
    • Simple control scheme
    • Four AI difficulty levels: Rookie, Amateur, Pro, Champion
    Pool Hall Pro has been rated “E” for everyone by the ESRB. For more information regarding the title or Playlogic, please visit: www.playlogicgames.com.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Apr 18, 2010.

www.playlogicgames.com:
    About the Game

    Rise to stardom as you take on the Pool halls toughest opponents. Select and play a vast collection of different styles of Pool, Snooker and Billiards!

    Battle your way through tournaments set in exotic locations!

    Play your favorite game in Arcade, Tournament or Exhibition mode. Take on a AI character or battle it out with a friend in multiplayer mode!

    Customize your character and unlock collectables to pimp your own crib!

    Do what it takes to be a Pool Hall Pro!

    Features

    • Many game modes: Arcade, Tournament, Multiplayer, Exhibition, World Tour and Practice
    • Vast amount of game types: UK 8 Ball, US 8 Ball, 9 Ball, 6 Ball Pool, 10 Ball Pool, 15 ball Pool, Pub Pool, 6 Ball Snooker, 10 Ball Snooker, Snooker and Basic Pocket Billiards
    • Fully customizable characters
    • Earn cash and pimp out your Crib
    • Unique accessible and deep control scheme
    • 4 AI difficulty levels: Rookie, Amateur, Pro, Champion
    • Play your game at several exotic locations

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Apr 18, 2010.

www.icongames.com:
    Challenge your friends and family to this authentic Pool experience, with intuitive controls that take full advantage of the Wii Remote.

    Featuring a host of colourful characters and realistic match environments, POOL HALL PRO allows you to use your mastery of the beize to unlock hundreds of items and kit to create your own private games Crib where you can compete against your friends. Different designs may unlock a host of weird extras!

    Overcome your many opponents over a huge variety of match venues in your battle to become top dog in the world of pool.

    GAME FEATURES:

    • Multiplayer social gaming for up to 4 players; show your custom crib off to your friends before beating them to the black!
    • Authentic simulated pool experience taking full advantage of the Wii Remote
    • 11 game rule types – including 6 different pool games, 4 snooker games and billiards
    • Extensive player rewards – unlock new game venues, equipment, outfits, trophies and game modes
    • 22 vibrant high detail match venues - fully animated with action around the environments as well as on the table

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (107389) on Apr 18, 2010.