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The ultimate pool simulator arrives with enhanced graphics and a brand-new career mode! The only pool game that guarantees to make you a better player is still the best pool game in town.
Sponsorship by Jeanette Lee--Featuring Jeanette Lee, one of the most well-known players in the WPBA. Check out her in-game video tutorial! Career Mode--Start with $50 and a dream. Challenge all comers at the local pool halls to earn enough stake money to challenge Jeanette at her beachside mansion. Unlock Secret Items--As you progress through the game, you can unlock new pool halls and equipment by defeating the best players around. Themed Pool Rooms--8 different pool rooms to test your skill (6 rooms in career mode, snooker room and billiards room). Themes include biker bar, garage, Malibu mansion, and more. True-to-Life Physics--Full simulation of all physical action including friction, speed, collision, roll, cue, stick to ball interface and computational ball tracking. Multiplayer--Online multiplay will be improved through a new free, dedicated website. Online features will include: tournaments, worldwide ranking ladder, leagues, and spectator support. Licensed Pool Equipment--Virtual Pool 3 will add to the sense of realism by featuring real-life brands of cues in the game. Fully Customizable POV--VPool3 allows you to take your shot from any point-of-view you choose. This allows for total freedom when setting up your shot and allows you to get the best angle possible.