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7.7 out of 10

Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds

The fun and addicting Hot Shots Golf franchise tees it up on Pla Read more

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Overall 9
8.8
Gameplay 1
0.9
Graphics 1
0.9
Sound 1
0.7
Versatility 1
0.8
Funfactor 1
0.9

Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds (PS3) Review

411mania.com
12 April 2008
  • Summary: Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds is a great addition to the franchise, and is a solid addition to the PS3 library. I have very few complaints about this game, and you will find yourself quickly becoming addicted to this game. While the lack of voice chat keeps this game from going to the next level, I still recommend that if you’re going to pick up one sports game this year, Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds be it.
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Overall 9
8.6

PS3 Review - 'Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds'

WorthPlaying
10 April 2008
  • Summary: Showcasing high definition graphics along with new, more accurate golf physics, Hot Shots Golf 5 offers up a new level of immersion to the franchise’s signature over-the-top visuals and pick up and play action.
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Overall 9
9.0

Overcoming Handicaps

TotalPlayStation.com
7 April 2008
  • Excerpt: with it, it certainly seems like the tried-and-true three-tap mechanic for setting a virtual golf swing is considered downright antiquated by some golf developers. It's understandable, of course; aside from perfecting reaction times, there's not exactly a solid bond between what happens on screen and how good a shot ends up when you're just tapping along a sliding meter, which is why there have been multiple attempts at trying to marry the swing animation with the actual...
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Overall 9
8.9
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 9
8.5
Sound 7
7.0
Multiplayer 9
8.5
Control 9
9.0
Addiction 9
9.0

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
18 March 2008
  • Excerpt: We're never quite sure why it always takes Sony such a long time to release Hot Shots Golf games in the United States. In the past, typically a Hot Shots game would arrive in the U.S. about 6 months after being released in Japan. For this fifth iteration, we've waited a total of eight months. Make no mistakes about it, as I'll emphasize this profusely: I wholeheartedly believe that the Hot Shots Golf franchise is the epitome of videogame golf.
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Overall 9
8.7

Hot Shots Golf: Out Of Bounds

Gaming Evolution
18 March 2008
  • Conclusion: Hot Shots Golf: Out Of Bounds is just one of those sports games where you don’t have to be a fan of the sport to enjoy. For those gamers looking for an alternative to the realistic Tiger Woods golf games, this is your game. While taking the arcade approach to the sport, this title offers up tons of depth, which will keep gamers coming back for more.
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Overall 9
8.8
Value for money 8
8.3
Gameplay 9
9.2
Graphics 9
8.8
Sound 8
7.5

Hot Shots Golf: Out Of Bounds

hardware heaven
14 March 2008
  • Conclusion: A strong title, very polished, fun to play with a great deal of options to appeal to both beginners and experts alike.
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Overall 9
9.2

Hot Shots Golf: Out of Bounds

GameFocus
13 April 2008