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The main objective is to cross different USA cities and reach the predetermined scores to go ahead. But remember: you'll have only 16 balls and every error can be lethal!

The game also comes with modes for 2 players with two variants: 2P Pocket Game (the traditional mode) and 2P 9-Ball Game, where the premise is to sink 9 balls before the other player makes them first. If you prefer, test your target in Trick Game or even hear your favorite song in Jukebox.

After each stage completed (and some luck), a bonus stage will appear, as well as the chance to earn extra balls. You will only need a good target in the parquet block!


Side Pocket SNES Pay attention: sinking one ball in this (or in other) blue-star hole, you'll enter in a TRICK bonus game after you complete the level.
Side Pocket SNES The game begins: try strike many possible balls with one move!
Side Pocket SNES Los Angeles is the first city to visit. Good luck and reach the goal!
Side Pocket SNES Finally, the goal was reached. Congratulations! Other nice young woman? Hehehe... ;-)

Promo Images

Side Pocket Screenshot
Side Pocket Screenshot
Side Pocket Screenshot
Side Pocket Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "Side vs Pocket" -- Game Boy in-game title
  • "Sidepocket for WonderSwan" -- Japanese WonderSwan title
  • "サイドポケット" -- Japanese spelling

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Game Players Dec, 1993 87 out of 100 87
GamePro (US) Feb, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Total! (Germany) Feb, 1994 3 out of 6 60


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Evil Ryu (65759) added Side Pocket (SNES) on Apr 23, 2005
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