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Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 04, '17, 5:21pm

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Genre: Golf, RPG
Platform(s): Switch
Developer: Sidebar Games
Publisher: Sidebar Games
Release Date(s): September 28, 2017

Overview
Play the story of a golfer, forced to give up all that he holds dear for one final shot at accomplishing his dream. But all is not so simple in the world of golf. To best today's players you have to be able to keep up with them not just on the course, but also off it.

Here are some of the things you can do in the game:

  • Tee up anywhere! You’ll be surprised by how many problems can be solved by hitting a golf ball at them.
  • Explore 8 unique environments, each with their own courses, towns, people and secrets.
  • Play through a dramatic story with a diverse cast of characters.
  • Upgrade your golfer by completing challenges, solving puzzles and buying new equipment.
  • Round out your skill set with long driver tournaments, disc golf, mini golf and wee links. Then go beyond golf with extra challenges like races, mowing, drone flights and geocaching.

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https://youtu.be/YyjTzc7EH4I
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 04, '17, 5:22pm

I was compelled to make a thread for the game after playing it on a recent plane trip. It's so good! It has so much heart and personality. Anyone else finding the joy in this game?
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 04, '17, 5:32pm

I am planning to buy it tomorrow along with Stardew Valley tomorrow when I get paid.
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 04, '17, 8:25pm

Just picked it up today! Will give my impressions once I dive into it.
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 07, '17, 7:29am

I'm really enjoying it, the wacky characters and dialogue really make it. And the golf is decent too! I wish some of the quests had a little more variety (they mostly boil down to "Hit the ball to 'X' spot") but it is a great little indie game. And a true exclusive too! Everyone with a Switch should support it.
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Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 07, '17, 11:39am

That looks amazing. This is the second game on the Switch that's got me intrigued. A few more and I might consider getting the console.
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 09, '17, 12:37pm

touchfuzzy wrote:I'm really enjoying it, the wacky characters and dialogue really make it. And the golf is decent too! I wish some of the quests had a little more variety (they mostly boil down to "Hit the ball to 'X' spot") but it is a great little indie game. And a true exclusive too! Everyone with a Switch should support it.

This 100%. The game has made me laugh out loud on more than one occasion.

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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 11, '17, 8:06am

can't waait

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Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 12, '17, 9:51am

You... don't have to wait. It's been out for a couple weeks.
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Re: Golf Story | GT | Now this is a story all about golf

Oct 12, '17, 11:11am

Having a lot of fun with Golf Story but have hit a wall. The only issue I have with the game is putting/the incline of the greens.

The game is from a top down perspective so you can’t tell how steep a slope is when putting outside of a colored arrow pointing at the angle of the slope and say slight/medium/heavy. Ruining some of my birdie tries having no idea what the slope is like

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