Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge (Windows)

87
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.8
User Score
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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 So a lob shot has been selected and this is the anticipated flight path
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 shot has been taken and, thankfully its a good one. All screen clutter disappears while the ball is in flight.
Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge Windows On the tee of the 1st hole. The two green arrows on the grass allow Jack's stance to be altered which effectively aims the shot. The picture of Jack in the lower left means that there's a tip waiting

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

PC Gaming World Jun, 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Aug, 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GameGenie 1999 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GameSpot May 07, 1999 9.1 out of 10 91
Electric Games 1999 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 8.4 out of 10 84
Power Play May, 1999 82 out of 100 82
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 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 (69642) added Jack Nicklaus 6: Golden Bear Challenge (Windows) on Jan 24, 2003