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Nick Faldo's Championship Golf (Commodore 64)

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Arc Developments created a 3D game world called Reality3 for this simulation, licensed around one of Britain's top players. There are two courses, plus a hidden 9-hole course on Mars with reduced gravity, with match play and stroke play options against one of 8 varied-difficulty computer players.

The control system is quite unusual, as the strength of the shot is chosen before you start the swing, but you have to click within a range to activate the shot, and this range is narrower if your shot is intended to be more powerful. An extra click can be made to add wrist snap, which increases the shot's power. The wind calculation is more complicated than most games of the era, and the rough is harder to play out of than usual, as you can't make slight stance adjustments easily.

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Nick Faldo's Championship Golf Commodore 64 How many players and stroke play or match play?
Nick Faldo's Championship Golf Commodore 64 After 9 holes, I have a score of 36 and my strokes are even.
Nick Faldo's Championship Golf Commodore 64 New player, load a saved player or select a computer opponent?
Nick Faldo's Championship Golf Commodore 64 Nick Faldo's golf awards

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  • Commodore Force
    • December 1993 (Issue 13) – #99 "Readers' Top 100"

Martin Smith (63134) added Nick Faldo's Championship Golf (Commodore 64) on Aug 21, 2004
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