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Perfect Billiard Perfect Billiard - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

Perfect Billiard - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


With an overhead view of a pool table, control a cue ball's direction and power in a classic game of billiards.

Perfect Billiard was produced by Nihon Systems/United Artists in 1987.

Nihon Systems/United Artists released only 1 machine in our database under this trade name. Nihon Systems/United Artists was based in United States.

Other machines made by Nihon Systems/United Artists during the time period Perfect Billiard was produced include:


Name Perfect Billiard
Developer Nihon Systems/United Artists (United States)
Year 1987
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8995
Class Wide Release
Genre Billiards/Pool
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific Perfect Billiard Pinout
# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Buttons: 1 - Shoot
  • Joystick: 8-way
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
PCB Perfect Billiard PCB Image

Perfect Billiard KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 2.77 (3 votes)

Fun Factor: 5.98

Overall Like 4.50
Fun (Social) 4.00
Fun (Solo) 4.50
Collector Desire 0.00

Technical Rating: 3.08

Gameplay 4.50
Graphics 3.00
Originality 4.00
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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The game contains some "engrish" on the two-player options screen. At the top, the message says "Serect Game." Also, United Artists most likely changed the name to "Perfect Billiards" to make the title make more sense.


This game is also known as Perfect Billiards. Licensed to United Artists Theatre Amusements for distribution in the US by United Amusements.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op Perfect Billiard Census

There are 14,836 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,506 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,889 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Common - There are 24 known instances of this machine owned by Perfect Billiard collectors who are active members. Of these, 4 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 20 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

For Sale - There is one active VAPS member with a Perfect Billiard machine for sale. There are 3 active VAPS members with a Perfect Billiard circuit boards for sale.

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

This game ranks a 7 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]


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