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Will Harvey's Zany Golf (DOS)

Genre
Perspective
Sport
Theme
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MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.1
MobyScore
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Description

Using the mouse to determine the direction and strength of your putts, you must navigate 9 tricky holes of crazy / mini golf. Try to putt into holes protected by bouncing hamburgers, windmills, etc. Courses have several twists; one is a mad scientists's lab, another is a pinball table. The final hole is especially bizarre, themed around energy.

You start with 3 strokes, but get the par for each hole added on, if you reach it in time - run out of strokes, and your game is over. You can earn bonus strokes by finding hidden bonuses and by completing courses quickly. Up to 4 players at a time can take part in this game, with anyone badly over par being eliminated as the game progresses.

Screenshots

Will Harvey's Zany Golf DOS Intro to Hole 1
Will Harvey's Zany Golf DOS Hole 1 splash screen
Will Harvey's Zany Golf DOS Hole 2 splash screen (and copy protection)
Will Harvey's Zany Golf DOS Can you drop it in while the hamburger is bouncing?

Alternate Titles

  • "Will Harvey presents Zany Golf for 16-Bit" -- Genesis title

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User Reviews

This game is a blast. gametrader (229) unrated

The Press Says

The Games Machine (UK) Apr, 1989 82 out of 100 82
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) May, 1989 688 out of 1000 69
Power Play Mar, 1989 69 out of 100 69

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Trivia

Music

The PC speaker music score is very good for just a single voice, but the score really shines on a Tandy, where you can hear all three voices.

Awards

  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (issue #00) - #79 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"

Trixter (8734) added Will Harvey's Zany Golf (DOS) on Apr 01, 2000
Other platforms contributed by Famine3h (298), Ian Schmidt (3), Pseudo_Intellectual (44607) and Belboz (6517)