The history of the famous game of billiards date back to 15th century when it was first introduced. Since then, this game has undergone a number of evolutionary changes to become the one which we know today. Under the brick and mortar structure, the game is played on a specially designed table covered with a cloth with rubber cushioning on the sides. Undoubtedly, the game involves sophisticated and costly infrastructure which may become an unaffordable affair for many people if they go for regular playing. Such users can have the real excitement of playing this game in a simulated environment if they have Falco Billiard v.1.6.
Falco Billiard by Falco Software Company is a freeware game based on billiards sports of various types. The game has a 3D interface with realistic display of all the objects like balls, cue sticks, table, floor, room etc. along with a perfect blend of music in the game. You can either play a 3 ball, 8 ball or a 9 ball game according to your wishes. Compete against the AI (Artificial Intelligence) or challenge the thousands of players online in order to test your competency as compared to other players. This game provides around six realistically designed arcade and classic tables for playing the game. For playing according to your level of expertise, you have three selectable AI modes in the game which are easy, medium and hard mode. If you are a beginner, then this game features a nice and comprehensive training mode to develop you to become an expert player for competing against multiple online player.
To sum up, Falco Billiard v.1.6 is a nice simulation of the actual billiards game and its hard to believe it to be a freeware if seen in the light of all its features and layout. Hence, it receives a score of four-and-a-half rating points on the scale of five.