X360 Monday, April 16, 2007 | 8:07 PM

Images of 3D Ultra Minigolf

Images of 3D Ultra Minigolf

Microsoft announced a few hours ago that this week we would get not one but two XBLA releases: The classic Gyruss from Konami for 400 points, and the quite nice 3D Ultra Minigolf Adventures from Sierra. Images of the latter in the news.


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Commented on 2007-04-16 20:32:46
If they get this right it could be majorly fun. I think what would be really awesome is a minigolf game that let you design your own courses and then play them on xbox live.
Commented on 2007-04-16 20:38:59
now this is a buy. funky minigolf courses and outlaw golf style characters. bring on the xbla fun.
Commented on 2007-04-16 20:45:59
looks cool.
I just wish Microsoft would diversify their games more.
Commented on 2007-04-16 21:23:49 In reply to Myro
Posted by Myro
looks cool.
I just wish Microsoft would diversify their games more.
How much more diverse than MINIGOLF do you need?
Commented on 2007-04-16 21:31:09
platforming, hack 'n' slash, mechs, fighting games.
Commented on 2007-04-16 22:16:18 In reply to Myro
Posted by Myro
platforming, hack 'n' slash, mechs, fighting games.
There are already quite a few games in said genres.
Commented on 2007-04-16 22:19:50
I hope they use the new 150mb limit. But it looks awesome, must buy!
Commented on 2007-04-16 22:20:32
2d rpg's? Like ports?!
Commented on 2007-04-16 23:00:10
this is gorgeous for an XBLA game. MS is doing a good job.

On a side not i think Table Tennis should be remade for XBLA. 20 bux. It didnt do well in retail cos the game didnt have enough offerings, even tho it was a great ping pong and sports game in general.
Commented on 2007-04-17 00:22:32
lol and just the other day i was thinking "I wish XBLA had a minigolf game"...

Hmmm I wish XBLA had PowerStone...

>_>

<_<

aw...
Commented on 2007-04-17 00:28:32 In reply to Schmooboo
Posted by Schmooboo
this is gorgeous for an XBLA game. MS is doing a good job.

On a side not i think Table Tennis should be remade for XBLA. 20 bux. It didnt do well in retail cos the game didnt have enough offerings, even tho it was a great ping pong and sports game in general.
I think it's kinda ugly personally (mini golf). Table Tennis wouldn't work as an XBLA game -- it'd be far too large for their standards. It's a great game though, and it can be picked up at retail for probably as much if you look for a good deal on it.

But yeah, I don't think this looks great for an arcade game personally.. looks cheap and the art direction is a total mess. Not really commenting on the gameplay though, and the idea of a mini-golf game could be interesting..

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