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Virtual Pool 2 (Windows)

Virtual Pool 2 Windows The following screen-shots taken from a 4-ball demo version of the game


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The successor to Virtual Pool, Virtual Pool 2 has better graphics, an enhanced physics engine, and more game options than its predecessor. The game also features photo realistic tables, balls, and environments.

The following types of pool games are available for play:

- Nine Ball
- Straight Pool
- Eight Ball (APA rules, English Pub or American Bar variations)
- 3 Ball
- 6 Ball
- 10 Ball
- One Pocket
- Bank Pool

Players can also setup tournaments against human or over 120 computer players.

Players can also watch the numerous technique videos with Mike Sigil, or learn how to pull off trick shots with Lou "Machine Gun" Butera.

Multiple players statistics are also tracked by the game. Individual stats are kept for each separate game type.


Virtual Pool 2 Windows The game starts with this screen. The player must either select an existing id or create a new one. The id is used, amongst other things, to aggregate player stats
Virtual Pool 2 Windows This is in the game's highest resolution 1152 x 864 in 16 bit colour.
Virtual Pool 2 Windows The ESC key brings up a menu bar across the top of the screen. This gives access to, among other things, the game's help text. This 'Quick Reference' guide is pretty extensive
Virtual Pool 2 Windows The following screen-shots taken from a 4-ball demo version of the game

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PC Player (Germany) Oct, 1997 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Electric Games 1997 98 out of 100 98
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jun, 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Dec 04, 1997 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
PC Games (Germany) Nov 05, 1997 89 out of 100 89
Gamezilla 1998 85 out of 100 85
PC Joker Jan, 1998 80 out of 100 80
PC Jeux Nov, 1997 79 out of 100 79
GameSpot Dec 22, 1997 7.8 out of 10 78
GameStar (Germany) Nov, 1997 78 out of 100 78


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Chris Martin (1094) added Virtual Pool 2 (Windows) on Nov 09, 2001