Earth has develop into a desolate, inhabitable rock. Almost all of humanity has been worn out save for the rich elite, who’ve fled to Mars to kind a brand new colony. Earth’s barren panorama continues to be good for one factor, although: enjoying just a few rounds of golf. That’s the premise of Golf Membership Wasteland, an upcoming sport by Demagog Studio the place gamers will uncover the reason for Earth’s collapse whereas teeing off.
Golf Membership Wasteland is a narrative-driven golf sport instructed from three sources. You’ll be taught in regards to the backstory of the lone golfer protagonist, who has returned to Earth to play one final sport for causes unknown. A mysterious narrator protecting tabs in your tour gives additional context and background. Lastly, The Radio Nostalgia From Mars, a well-liked broadcast, gives additional backstory into the lives of the fortunate few who managed to outlive this mysterious apocalypse whereas additionally laying down some catchy tunes circa the 2020s.
Gameplay consists of 2D golf mechanics which are designed to be simple for anybody to select up and grasp, whereas a minimal UI retains your view clear and clear. You’ll ship your golf balls throughout quite a lot of unusual, post-apocalyptic obstacles, reminiscent of crumbling purchasing malls or the large, suspended hand off a large statue. You’ll additionally use your balls to beat much less conventional goals, reminiscent of activating switches to open doorways.
Golf Membership Wasteland gives three modes of play. Should you’re extra within the narrative and fewer about nailing a hole-in-one, the casual-focused Story Mode is for you. Problem Mode gives a extra balanced check of your golf and puzzle-solving expertise. Lastly, knowledgeable gamers can showcase their golf prowess within the brutally difficult Iron Mode.
Golf video games are making a little bit of a comeback, and, as confirmed by the upcoming Mario Golf: Tremendous Rush, it’s at all times enjoyable to see a singular tackle the game. Golf Membership Wasteland provides a neat angle on golf we haven’t seen earlier than, and I am at all times enthusiastic about sports-focused video games which are in a position to weave in a sturdy narrative aspect. The sport is launching someday this August, and each copy features a digital soundtrack and artbook. The sport might be obtainable on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Swap, and PC for $9.99.
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