Excerpt: Hot Shots Golf Fore! could easily be called Hot Shots Golf More! Clap Hanz seems happy with the core gameplay they have created and I, for one, won't argue. In fact, they have implemented a new system that makes "Everybody's Golf" (its Japanese name) even more accessible.
Summary: SCEA hits the links once again with Hot
Shots Golf Fore! on the PS2. This edition doesn't change most of the elements
that made the previous titles so appealing. This includes the usual cast of
wacky characters playing on a larger number of courses in multiple gameplay
modes including the popular...
Excerpt: Da Introduction Let me begin by saying this possibly one of better laid out instruction manuals I've seen since I purchased my PS2. Not that I actually -needed- the instruction manual, that is.
Excerpt: One of the ever-evolving joys of gaming has been that playing videogames allows players an opportunity to do things they'd never do in real life. Gamers can be space heroes, Navy SEALS, ancient warriors, or in my case, great golfers.
Excerpt: If there’s one thing that can be said about the video game version of golf, it’s how approachable it’s become to the masses. Thanks to colorful characters, a variety of courses and a ton of rewards, more people can enjoy the game at any time.
Excerpt: Sony's Hot Shots Golf series has always provided an interesting and fun twist on the golf genre. While it still retains many of the core aspects and mechanics of golf, it also throws in colorful characters and a fun atmosphere. Hot Shots Golf Fore!
Conclusion: The game features a very simple shot mechanic. You tap the button to get the slider moving, tap it again to gauge your distance and then time your final tap to determine the direction. (Will the ball draw left, right or go straight down the center?
Excerpt: Back in 1998, video game golfing was given a much need shot in the arm when gamers witnessed a revolutionary title called "Hot Shots Golf" for the PlayStation. It proved that golf games didn't need to have realistic courses or golfers, and it showed them that golf need not be a serious sport to be a...
Excerpt: If you're one to play golf more for the off road cart driving and guilt-free consumption of adult beverages in a park than the pomp and plaid pant gentlemanliness of it all, check out Hot Shots Golf Fore.