BackgroundWSC REAL 08: World Snooker Championship is the new Snooker game that feature all the major tournaments from Sheffield to Shanghai and new play modes from career mode to creating your own player..
- All the Top Snooker Stars: WSC Real 08 includes all of the top Snooker pros (John Higgins, Graeme Dott, Shaun Murphy, Ken Doherty, Ronnie O’Sullivan, Peter Ebdon, Neil Robertson, Stephen Hendry..) and gives you the chance to play at their level.
- All the Official Tournaments: Get ready to compete at all the official tournaments, from Shanghai to Wembley, Northern Ireland to the Crucible, you are about to enter the arena of champions.
- Massively Enhanced Visuals: WSC Real 08 is the first game to be developed using InfiniteWorlds, Blade Interactive's revolutionary new game creation suite and advanced graphics engine. The result is a game which looks more detailed and realistic than ever before, allowing you to trully embrace the feeling of stepping up to break at The Crucible for the first time.
- Immersive First Person Controls: WSC Real 08 allows you to step into the shoes of a Snooker pro using Real Mode; an immersive new first person control method. Just like a real Snooker star, Real Mode gives you the freedom to walk around the table, examine the balls upclose using advanced inspect markers or step back for the bigger picture, all through the eyes of your budding Snooker star.
- Commentary from Snooker Legends: WSC Real 08 is the ultimate Snooker simulation, and stepping into the commentary box to guide you through the proceedings is the legendary player/pundit trio of John Virgo, Steve Davis and John Parrot.
- Personalised Nickname System: The Hurricane, The Captain, The Jester From Leicester, The Ginger Magician, The Rocket... Snooker pros throughout the years have been graced with nicknames as their carisma and style brought them celebrity status. Now you can join them.
- Receive Media Rewards: A modern Snooker pro at the top of his game is a celebrity in his own right. As your career in WSC Real 08 develops, you will receive press clippings from national newspapers and magazines detailing your acheivements and sponsorship deals for a range of whacky products which will accumulate in your dressing room.
- Advanched Coaching System: To become the best, you have to practice, practice, practice. WSC Real 08 includes a new coaching system with bite-sized training shots and challenges unlocked as you rise through the ranks.
- Play Online: WSC Real 08 allows you to take on the world online and stake your place in the online leaderboards. Consistant profiles allow you to take your aiming aid prefences and personalised character online, you can even check out other players nicknames to get an idea of their style before you take them on.
- Includes 8 Ball and 9 Ball Pool: WSC Real 08 is not only the diffinitive Snooker simulation, it is the ultimate Cue sports video game, with 8 Ball, 9 Ball, Rotation and 3 Ball Pool, Billiards and even Bar Billiards all playable.
- Genre: Other Team Sports (PS2)
- Developer: Blade Interactive
- Publisher: KOCH Media
Released North America Q2 2008