Rack 'Em (PC, 3 1/2" Disk) Accolade - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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Rack 'Em
Product ID 15605-68124
Product UPC 015605681240
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Accolade
Category(s) Entertainment, Sports, Billiards
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Now the pool parlor is as close as your computer!

Lock up that two-piece, custom-made pool cue. With Accolade's Rack'Em, you've got all the makings of a Saturday night at the pool parlor.

What's your game, sport? 8-ball? 9-ball? Snooker? With Rack'Em, you call the shots…

  • Animated 3-D view of the table. Animated top-down view for aiming.
  • Includes these games: snooker, bumper-ball, pool (straight, 8-ball, 9-ball, standard 15). Follows the real rules.
  • A variety of built-in trick shots, plus design your own.
  • Choose the object ball, pocket, aim, english and shot power.
  • Customize your own game- play with your own house rules.
  • Save your 10 best shots to disk.
  • Practice any missed shot with the "Restore Shot" feature.
  • Create your own bumper-ball game with bumper-ball construction set.

Rack'Em gives you the kind of pool you grew up with on the South Side. The neighborhood hustler may even challenge you to a friendly game with his own two-piece, custom-made joystick.

Just say them magic words Rack'Em.

Hustlers beware. The minute you cruise into Rack'Em's pool parlor with your alligator cue case the locals know you're here for some serious pool. Wanna practice, play or just show off?

Accolade gives you the best seat in the pool parlor with this animated top-down view. Choose the object ball, aim and shoot. Miss a shot? Set 'em up again with the "Restore Shot" feature.

Need to put a little english on the ball?

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 256K
Supported Video CGA
Tandy 16 Color
Hercules Monochrome

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