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Mario Golf (Nintendo 64)

Mario Golf Screenshots

Nintendo 64 version

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 The Transmit Menu will appear before the game starts if your Transfer Pak is in the system

The Transmit Menu will appear before the game starts if your Transfer Pak is in the system

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 The introduction shows some of the available characters

The introduction shows some of the available characters

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Title Screen

Title Screen

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Main Menu ('Transmit' becomes 'Continue' if you don't use the Transfer Pak)

Main Menu ('Transmit' becomes 'Continue' if you don't use the Transfer Pak)

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Playable characters - there aren't many initially, you need to earn them!

Playable characters - there aren't many initially, you need to earn them!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Different play modes, such as stroke, tournament, ring shot, mini-golf and more

Different play modes, such as stroke, tournament, ring shot, mini-golf and more

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 A fly-by of the first course, nice and easy

A fly-by of the first course, nice and easy

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 One of the Game Boy characters ready to tee off

One of the Game Boy characters ready to tee off

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 This is versus Yoshi - if you beat him, he becomes a selectable character

This is versus Yoshi - if you beat him, he becomes a selectable character

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 You can check your view ahead by using the R Button

You can check your view ahead by using the R Button

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 The game praises you for getting on the green quickly

The game praises you for getting on the green quickly

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Hole 2 - much shorter this time

Hole 2 - much shorter this time

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 All participating characters shout out "Nice Shot!" when you get one!

All participating characters shout out "Nice Shot!" when you get one!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Watch out for the sand traps!

Watch out for the sand traps!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 The score card shows how many matches you need to win

The score card shows how many matches you need to win

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Mario Golf simulates all aspects of golf rather well, including miserable weather

Mario Golf simulates all aspects of golf rather well, including miserable weather

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 DK playing Ring Shot - it's tough because you have to hit the ball all over the place!

DK playing Ring Shot - it's tough because you have to hit the ball all over the place!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 The Shy Guy Desert is tricky, and full of waste area and sand

The Shy Guy Desert is tricky, and full of waste area and sand

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Peach is preparing to use a super strong Power Shot - these are limited!

Peach is preparing to use a super strong Power Shot - these are limited!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 If you don't pay attention to the wind, your ball could end up anywhere

If you don't pay attention to the wind, your ball could end up anywhere

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Peach is disappointed with her result

Peach is disappointed with her result

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Tournament results - there are some familiar names here!

Tournament results - there are some familiar names here!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Luigi's Mini-Golf levels are shaped like numbers

Luigi's Mini-Golf levels are shaped like numbers

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 This second hole requires a lot of bouncing off walls

This second hole requires a lot of bouncing off walls

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Baby Mario needs to be careful, this level has inclines, too

Baby Mario needs to be careful, this level has inclines, too

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 So close to the hole!

So close to the hole!

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Plum is one of the characters introduced specifically for Mario Golf

Plum is one of the characters introduced specifically for Mario Golf

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Because Plum got a Nice Shot, she doesn't lose a power shot

Because Plum got a Nice Shot, she doesn't lose a power shot

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Luigi has a practice hit on the Driving Range

Luigi has a practice hit on the Driving Range

Mario Golf Nintendo 64 Charlie, another Mario Golf-specific character, preparing to hit

Charlie, another Mario Golf-specific character, preparing to hit