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Will Harvey's Zany Golf

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Released
Platforms
Genre
Perspective
Sport
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
Genesis
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3.1
Amiga
78
3.4
Atari ST
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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 Amiga Next to lighthouse
Will Harvey's Zany Golf Atari ST Title screen
Will Harvey's Zany Golf Amiga Watch where you shoot
Will Harvey's Zany Golf Genesis Pinball palace

Alternate Titles

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

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User Reviews

This game is a blast. DOS gametrader (229)

The Press Says

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Dec, 1990 88 out of 100 88
The Games Machine (UK) DOS Apr, 1989 82 out of 100 82
Zzap! Amiga Apr, 1989 81 out of 100 81
Amiga Action Amiga Jan, 1991 81 out of 100 81
Atari ST User Atari ST May, 1989 8 out of 10 80
Mean Machines Genesis Nov, 1990 74 out of 100 74
The One Atari ST Mar, 1989 70 out of 100 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Apr, 1989 688 out of 1000 69
Power Play DOS Mar, 1989 69 out of 100 69
Génération 4 Genesis Feb, 1991 64 out of 100 64

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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"

Contributed to by Trixter (8734), Famine3h (298), Ian Schmidt (3), Pseudo_Intellectual (44595) and Belboz (6517)