dark        
 
 

#golf


 photo

Review: Golf Story

My expectations were a bit skewed going into Golf Story. I heard "golf role-playing game" and painted a picture in my mind of a grand, sweeping, save-the-world story in which problems are resolved (for some reason) with clubs and balls rath...

 
 
 
 photo

Golf Story is out this week on Nintendo Switch

[Update: Nintendo of America has confirmed a September 28 launch as well. Yay!] When's Golf Story out? Patience! It'll be here soon.  (That's what I've been telling myself for weeks now.) Sidebar Games listed a September 2017 release f...

 
 
 photo

NES Golf found within the Switch's firmware

Way back in July, I reported that the Switch had some built-in emulation capabilities. Just the other day we got a little more information on what exactly that was. It appears that all Switch systems contain a copy of Golf for the NES, it e...

 
 
 photo

Review: Everybody's Golf

After a few more days spent wrapping up Everybody's Golf following my review in progress, I'm not sick of the game yet. Quite the opposite! I'm even more in tune with Clap Hanz' vision. I want more people to get in on this fun and hop onlin...

 
 
 photo

Review in Progress: Everybody's Golf

I spent most of my weekend playing Everybody's Golf. I regret nothing. Not a single moment. After a way-too-short online test session in which I swam laps as a blue-skinned space dad and dropped shruggies while lounging in a serene course, ...

 
 
 photo

Review: Infinite Minigolf

A video game about miniature golf is sort of strange, if you think about it. Minigolf is already an imitation of full-scale golf, reduced to putting and avoiding obstacles. Making a video game based on minigolf just adds another l...

 
 
 photo

See how Everybody's Golf is shaping up for mobile

You might recall that Sony has wide-ranging plans to bring properties like PaRappa the Rapper, Wild Arms, and No Heroes Allowed to mobile devices through its ForwardWorks subsidiary. Also on that list of titles is Everybody's Golf. It's fir...

 
 
 photo

Super Ultra Dead Rising 4 Mini Golf comes out June 20

If you never bothered to look into Dead Rising 4's season pass, I'm right there with you. As a result, we both missed hearing about Super Ultra Dead Rising 4 Mini Golf, one of the included add-ons. It's up-to-four-player co-op mini golf on ...

 
 
 photo

Everybody's Golf really won me over with its online beta

Over the weekend, Sony and Clap Hanz ran a closed online test for Everybody's Golf and despite spending a good several hours with it (playing as a wise blue-skinned golf dad, like you do), I deeply regret not sneaking in even more time with...

 
 
 
 
 photo

Everybody's Golf confirmed for August in the West

Well, this is nice! Just a couple days ago, I was hoping we'd get the next Hot Shots Golf soon after the Japanese release on August 31, but it turns out we're getting the game slightly beforehand here in the West. Everybody's Golf launches ...

 
 
 photo

New Hot Shots Golf aims for an August launch in Japan

What's the holdup on New Hot Shots Golf? I don't know, but the happy-go-lucky golf title is confirmed for an August 31, 2017 release in Japan, which hopefully puts the Western launch not far behind. This trailer covers much of the same gro...

 
 
 photo

Review: Mario Sports Superstars

CJ takes a long drag on his cigarette, slowly letting the smoke fill his already weakened lungs. He glances down at his whiskey sour, nearly empty. Exhaling with a small cough, he stirs the one remaining ice cube with his middle finger befo...

 
 
 photo

Review: 100ft Robot Golf

The best episode of Party Down (tied with every other episode) is “Not On Your Wife Opening Night,” in part because of its pitch-perfect community theater parody. There’s something honorable about the earnest “let&rs...

 
 
 photo

Oh, right, there's a new Hot Shots Golf for PS4!

Well, this is a pleasant surprise! I had forgotten there was a new Hot Shots Golf (Everybody's Golf in Europe and Japan) coming to PlayStation 4. While I'm a fairly casual player by superfan standards, I still feel like this is one of thos...

 
 
 
Dangerous Golf photo

Man, Dangerous Golf looks really really great

The sportsman in me wants to love golf, but the lover-of-exciting-things in me just can't be bothered. As a youth, the best part about hitting the links was wandering into the rough to try to recover balls that other golfers gave up on. Sl...

 
 
Bulby Diamond Course photo

If you miss Kirby's Dream Course, take a look at Bulby

Kirby's Dream Course holds a special place in gaming history. Despite releasing more than 20 years ago and featuring a unique gameplay hook, it didn't see many copycats. Sure, there have been other golf games, but nothing has been quite lik...

 
 
Preview: Winning Putt photo

I'm a regular Jack Nicholson at Winning Putt

Bandai Namco had us drive all the way out to San Francisco's Presidio for its latest game announcement this week. That's the National Park at San Francisco's northern tip overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge, which is red, actually. It was al...

 
 
Robots 'n' golf photo

100ft Robot Golf is a sports game I can get behind

An email showed up in my inbox with the words "100ft Robot Golf," and I couldn't click it soon enough. That's the title of the next game from Roundabout studio No Goblin. It looks great. This isn't merely standard golf with giant robotic ch...

 
 
Free games photo

Steampunk mini-golf game is free on Steam all day

High in the sky, above the clouds, there is a mini-golf course. That's what Vertiginous Golf would like you to think, anyway. And, up there, rounds are free forever if you click a few buttons right now. Steampunk mini-golf game Vertigi...

 
 
PGA Tour photo

I didn't know a golf trailer could be so annoying

Even with its new Battlefield infusion and nighttime mini-games, golf is mostly a low-key and quiet affair. Everyone stays really quiet and still; when something good happens, we'll all golf clap -- a really quiet and still version of...

 
 
PGA Tour photo

Battlefield found a way to infiltrate EA Sports' PGA Tour

Golf has a reputation for being a stuffy game played by uptight, proper folks. After spending some time with Rory McIlroy's PGA Tour, we can safely say that the majority of it lives up to those expectations. However, there's also a slice of...

 
 




Reviews   filter by...

School Girl/Zombie Hunter"A real class act"

 

Star Wars Battlefront II"You must learn control"

 

Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV"Dad, dad, do the perfect cast!"

 

Batman - The Enemy Within: Fractured Mask"Episode 3 wildly tangled in its own cat's cradle"

 

Destiny 2 (PC)"Identity Crisis"

 

Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy"A dated but fun PS2 classic"

 

Hearthstone: Innkeeper's Tavern Cookbook"Adventures in cooking, part two"

 

.hack//G.U. Last Recode"A whole new World"

 

Skyrim (Switch)"Zeldaborn"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

Dango

When you party too

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

New Black Rebel Motorcycle Club album sounding solid so Their first 4 albums are all pretty good in different ways if you wanna single anything out to listen to try these: White Palms, Rock N Roll, Weapon of Choice, All You Do is Talk, Shade of Blue

 
SpielerDad

I love you Nintendo You make flying

 
FakePlasticTree

Oh, almost forgot! Its #MajimaMonday

 
Shoggoth2588

Joe Pesci should be in Dead by Just him and a baseball Maybe an intimidation

 
chlmera

I just dropped almost 80 bucks on organic conditioner, a jump rope, coffee, and coffee containers at whole foods ™ and i feel VERY woke

 
Blacker Spaniel

@Blacker Spaniel

 
RocketKnight

I have to say, buying Super Famicom games is usually a much better deal than SNES Just ordered Castlevania IV for Im so

 
Riobux

Ssshh, its okay, the recaps are

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
NEXT