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  • Summary: This isn't Pool as you know it. Multiplayer mayhem awaits 1-4 local or online players, in a race to clear the most balls from your table. Pot balls to fire at your opponents, or stockpile balls to unleash an onslaught. Master Jump Shots, Combos, Bank Shots, Kick Shots and build your multiplayer with an unbroken potting streak to unleash the devastating Inferno Mode. Alliances will be formed, friends will be betrayed, and the battle isn't over until the stat screen appears. [Dark Energy] Expand
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  1. Positive: 6 out of 12
  2. Negative: 1 out of 12
  1. A great new way to play pool, a great way to play straight pool, and a great way to get friends playing together. It needs just a little more variety, but with no other faults it is an essential purchase from the Playstation Network Store and a demonstration of the quality we should now come to expect from Dark Energy Digital.
  2. Inferno Pool plays sublimely; it's quick, intense, fun and something that keeps the player coming back for another go.
  3. Inferno Pool may well end up being one of the hidden gems of the PlayStation Network.
  4. An enjoyable, retro-infused pool game with a fiery multiplayer twist.
  5. 65
    Inferno Pool is a cool concept hindered by slippery controls and poor replay value.
  6. 53
    Inferno Pool doesn't have enough flair to make up for the fact that, though the idea is decent, it just isn't much fun. Sometimes a twist on a classic game doesn't pan out, and that is the case here.
  7. Just to add insult to injury, Inferno Pool started out as an iPhone app - costing a paltry 59p. Boo. [July 2009, p.97]

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
  1. ChrisB
    Jun 16, 2009
    A hugely enjoyable game, which has become a major time sink for myself and my friends.
  2. Karl
    Jun 4, 2009
    Really good fun! Multiplayer is definitley the best aspect but endurance mode is an addictive single player game as well!