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Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend (Genesis)

Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend Genesis Title screen


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Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend is a pool game where the player can participate in a story mode and play against a set of pros in six different pool halls in an attempt to face off against Minnesota Fats himself. There are seven different variations of pool to play: Eight-Ball, Nine-Ball, Rotation, 14-1 rack, Three ball, Cut Throat & One Pocket. There is also a Versus Mode to let players take on any opponent of their choice including a two-player option to take on a friend and a Tournament Mode. Players can also try out the Trick Mode that has the player try to compete 16 different trick shots.


Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend Genesis In Trick Game Mode, select what trick to try.
Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend Genesis Game over. I can continue or end it here.
Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend Genesis With the Jukebox, you can hear the different game music.
Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend Genesis I lost the match. Minnesota Fats seems to think that's funny.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Side Pocket 2: Densetsu no Hustler" -- Japanese Sega Saturn title
  • "サイドポケット2 伝説のハスラー" -- Japanese Sega Saturn spelling

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Critic Reviews Feb 04, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Game Players May, 1995 74 out of 100 74
GamePro (US) Mar, 1995 2.5 out of 5 50


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Big John WV (27240) added Minnesota Fats: Pool Legend (Genesis) on Apr 15, 2009
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