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Description

With an overhead view of the table, you play a billiards variant with just six object balls. The game has imprecise control over the aim and velocity of your shots, however.

Billiards The was produced by Unknown in 1981.

Unknown released 774 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1700. Unknown was based in United States.

Other machines made by Unknown during the time period Billiards The was produced include: Kick'N Catch Football, Galaxy Games Multi Game Video System, Lil Razzle Dazzle, Hoop Shot!, Natasha the Fortune Teller, Big Kong, Car Race, Donkey King, Frog, and Monkey Donkey

Specs

Name Billiards The
Developer Unknown (United States)
Year 1981
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 7117
Class Bootleg
Genre Billiards/Pool
Monitor
Conversion Class Konami Classic
Dipswitch Settings

Billiards The Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
Controls
  • Buttons: Rotational (left, right) - Control Aim
  • Buttons: 1 - Shoot
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Instructions Billiards The Instructions Image

Game Play

You aim your shots by moving a dot clockwise and counterclockwise around the bumper edge of the table. Your shot speed cycles through three levels, and you choose one by hitting the action button at the correct time. Missing three shots in a row results in losing a player. The scoring is odd, giving you the number on the ball times a multiplier on the pocket, times ten. Multipliers change for each shot.

Billiards The KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 0.00 (0 votes)

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VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Billiards The Census

There are 14,850 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,512 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,983 machines (6,922 unique titles).

Scarce - There are 5 known instances of this machine owned by Billiards The collectors who are active members. Of these, 5 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 4 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]

Technical

If you want to test this board in a simple way, take the pinout of Rush'n Attack. It will work with this PCB.

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