Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge (Windows)

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Description

This is a golf simulation that allows you to play 3D golf courses using 3D golfers. There are numerous Jack Nicklaus courses on the disk, plus additional courses can be down loaded off of the Internet from various sites. There is also a golf course design and construction set included. This is the same construction set that the developers used, therefore it is very powerful. Additionlly, this feature has resulted in literally hundreds of courses being available.

Screenshots

Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge Windows This shot shows the swing meter in operation. There is an orange line at the top of the swing but the player missed the final click at the bottom of the swing
Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge Windows After a few failures Jack is on the green lining up his final put
Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge Windows The ball on a tee icon brings up the shot type menu bar. It's important for this shot to select the full swing option or else the ball won't travel very far.
Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge Windows The game has detailed stats on each hole on each course. This game has not been played yet so all values are zero

Alternate Titles

  • "JN6" -- Informal Abbreviation

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User Reviews

The ultimate golf game for its time r h (15) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Computer Gaming World (CGW) Aug, 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
PC Gaming World Jun, 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GameSpot May 07, 1999 9.1 out of 10 91
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 8.4 out of 10 84
Power Play May, 1999 82 out of 100 82
Jeuxvideo.com Jul 06, 1999 16 out of 20 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) May 21, 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Player (Germany) Apr 07, 1999 80 out of 100 80
PC Joker Apr, 1999 76 out of 100 76
PC Games (Germany) May, 1999 74 out of 100 74

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Related Web Sites

  • Golden Bear's Den (The official Golden Bears Den, including guides to course design and courses for download for Jack Nicklaus 6.)
Corn Popper (69543) added Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge (Windows) on Jan 24, 2003