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ProStroke Golf: World Tour 2007

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Description

ProStroke Golf: World Tour 2007 is a golf simulation which unique feature is the innovative control scheme. In contrast to other golf simulations the tee is performed in first person mode. After choosing the club and the feet position the player needs to use both analog sticks. With the left one he simulates the swing and with the right one he relocates his body weight. It is not enough to relocate it simply in the right direction, the player needs to achieve a constant back and forth movement.

This only works when using a gamepad, alternatively there is also a more traditional three-click control scheme in 3rd person. There the player chooses the body weight movement before the strike. With the first click he strikes out, with the second one he determines the precision and with the last one the strength. This, however, is still different to other golf simulations because the kind of swing is not chosen beforehand but determined by the swing parameters.

Less innovative are the playing modes. The game features the usual training, single tournament and career mode. The career mode however are just many tournaments tacked together. The player character improves his rank with successes but this just influences the conditions of participation for other tournaments and not the gameplay itself.

The game features nine licensed golfers, 18 courses (two licensed) and three real-life golf-commentators. With the editor the player can build own courses and tournaments.

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The Press Says

AceGamez Xbox 2006 9 out of 10 90
GamingTrend Xbox 2006 86 out of 100 86
Playstation Illustrated PSP 2007 85 out of 100 85
TotalVideoGames (TVG) PSP Dec 01, 2006 8 out of 10 80
IGN PlayStation 2 Nov 09, 2006 7 out of 10 70
IGN PSP Apr 23, 2007 6.8 out of 10 68
Frictionless Insight PSP Mar 28, 2007 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamers' Temple, The PSP 2007 58 out of 100 58
Gamer 2.0 Windows Jan 21, 2007 5.7 out of 10 57
Operation Sports PlayStation 2 Oct 26, 2006 4 out of 10 40

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