Welcome to M64 Selects, the feature series where we head over to the Switch eShop with a keyword in mind and highlight four of the games that pop up.
In today’s instalment, our keyword is none other than Golf and these are the four games selected by yours truly:
*All games listed are from newest to oldest and it is not required they feature the keyword in their title.
Release Date: August 21, 2020
Players: up to 4 players
Game File Size: 8.2 GB
Play against the pros. Play with your crew. In PGA TOUR 2K21, you can play by the rules or create your own!
ALL-NEW PGA TOUR CAREER MODE
Prove you’ve got what it takes to become FedExCup Champion. Take on PGA TOUR Pros during your very own career, earning rewards and gear along the way.
PGA TOUR PROS AND NEW COURSES
Play against Justin Thomas and 11 top pros on stunning, real-life courses including TPC Sawgrass, East Lake Golf Club, and more.
BUILD YOUR MYPLAYER & DREAM COURSE
Create and personalize your MyPLAYER with equipment and apparel from brands you love. Design your ultimate course with 1,000s of custom options.
DOMINATE THE GREEN AT ANY SKILL LEVEL
Rookies can take advantage of real-time tutorials, tips and shot suggestions. Already a pro? Master your game with Pro Vision, Distance Control, Putt Preview, and other innovations.
GET THE PARTY STARTED
Hit the links with friends by playing local and online matches, including Alt-Shot, Stroke Play, Skins and 4-Player Scramble.
MAKE YOUR OWN RULES
Command your Clubhouse with Online Societies. Run full seasons and tournaments and earn bragging rights on the course. Create entry rules and requirements as well as handicap and event settings.
THE MOST REALISTIC COURSES EVER
Real-world scanning brings the fairway, green, bunkers, trees, lakes and ponds to life! True-to-form PGA TOUR broadcast presentation features slick graphics, dynamic cut-scenes and a seamless replay system, all anchored by the play-by-play commentary of Luke Elvy and Rich Beem.
Release Date: May 21, 2020
Players: Up to 2 players
Genre: Arcade, Action, Party, Puzzle
Publisher: Triband Productions
Game File Size: 689 MB
An award-winning silly physics-based golf parody where every golf course is a new surprising type of golf, some brilliant or hilarious, others so absurd they will make you go: WHAT THE GOLF?
Bring your car to the Driving Range, golf a bird to get a Birdy, or a house and get a Home In One!
Challenge a friend to the least realistic golf game ever made in the new local party mode for two. Only available on Switch.
– Insanely stupid and silly fun
– Exactly what you need and not what you expect
– More surprising new golf mechanics than you can imagine
– Two-player local multiplayer
– Made by people who know nothing about golf
– First (and hopefully the last) game that let you golf a horse
– Will NOT make you a better golf player
– Surprises! (sorry, we spoiled it)
Release Date: September 28, 2017
Players: Up to 2 players
Genre: Adventure, Role-Playing, Sports, Indie
Publisher: Side Bar Games
Developer: Side Bar Games
Game File Size: 1.3 GB
Golf Story combines the sheer excitement of golf with a serious story that plays out over 8 different courses. Play the story of a golfer who is forced to give up all that he holds dear for one last shot at accomplishing his dreams.
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 both on and off the course.
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, challenges, people and secrets.
Play through a dramatic story with a diverse cast of characters.
Release Date: July 28, 2017
Players: up to 8 players
Genre: Sports, Party, Multiplayer
Publisher: Zen Studios
Developer: Zen Studios
Game File Size: 1.8 GB
Create and play on an unlimited amount of minigolf courses in Infinite Minigolf, a never ending minigolf experience from the experts at Zen Studios! Take part in competitive tournaments and challenges, unlock and utilize powerups, and experience unique gameplay, amazing graphics, and more wrapped up in the coolest minigolf game available.
Infinite Minigolf crafts an astounding minigolf experience with accurate physics, dazzling graphics and detailed environments, each one with a distinct visual theme and gameplay features.
Use the game’s robust toolset to create your own amazing minigolf courses and share them with the community, showcasing your creative abilities to other players worldwide. Create, share and play with the Infinite Minigolf community now!
See anything you like? Let us know and feel free to comment some choice keywords that you’d like us to check out in future instalments!Tags: Golf Story, Infinite Minigolf, M64 Selects, Nintendo, Nintendo Switch, PGA TOUR 2K21, What the Golf
This post was written by Jack Longman