Mario Golf

aka: Mario Golf GB
Moby ID: 21319
Game Boy Color Specs
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Mario Golf on Game Boy Color isn't a straight port of the N64 game - it's a totally different game in its own right. It is a combination of a golf game and an RPG. As in an RPG, you choose your character at the beginning, with various strengths and weaknesses, and throughout the course of the game, your character gains experience points through winning matches or playing mini-games. Experience points can be distributed to various skills, such as putting, which makes it easier for you to do well. There are quite a few skills, and no two characters you can create will play in exactly the same way.

Although the story mode is the main part of the game, there's quite a few other modes to keep you busy, like Tournament, Match Game, Stroke, Training, and the two-player mode via link cable. It comes with a dictionary of all the golf terms you'll need, and an extensive range of statistics on your player.


  • マリオゴルフGB - Japanese spelling

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1001 Video Games

The Game Boy Color version of Mario Golf appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.


  • Total! (Germany)
    • Issue 01/2000 – Best Game Boy Golf Game in 1999


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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Martin Smith.

Nintendo 3DS added by Michael Cassidy. Nintendo Switch added by WONDERなパン.

Additional contributors: Freeman, gamewarrior, Patrick Bregger, FatherJack.

Game added February 24, 2006. Last modified April 8, 2024.