May 7, 2009 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] Meadville, Pennsylvania - Nuclear Nova Software today announced updates to GL Golf, GL Golf Deluxe, and GL Golf Lite, bringing all versions up to 1.06. With the addition of an all new practice mode, graphical enhancements, and 13 other improvements, Nuclear Nova continues to prove its dedication to the GL Golf franchise. In celebration, Nuclear Nova has dropped the price of the Deluxe version for a limited time. GL Golf offers a realistic physics system and smooth, fluid graphics for compelling game-play.
In GL Golf up to four players can golf six unique courses. Everything in a real game of golf is included in GL Golf, such as water hazards, sand traps, trees, bushes, wind, four seasons, different times to play, and much more. Other unique features include game saving, three difficulty modes, mulligans, practice mode, as well as different sets of clubs.
Additional improvements for all versions of GL Golf include:
* New practice mode allows any level on any course to be played over and over again with infinite mulligans
* Added 3D blades of grass to the rough and fairway
* Added divots graphics from club hits and pitch marks from ball landing
* Night mode starts out light and gets darker each hole, morning starts out dark and gets lighter each hole
* Improved mini-map arc that matches the power meter
* New club handle textures to differentiate various wedges and putters
* The ball now occasionally skips over the water at glancing angles
* Anti-aliasing on the aiming triangle and wind triangle
* Added course name and difficulty to the best round page
* Fixed a bug where loaded games would not show wind direction
* Fixed a bug where the ball would be placed in the water after landing in a water hazard
* Fixed some graphical glitches when the ball is hit too far off the course
* Loading games no longer incorrectly load the wrong time of day or season
* Improved best round submission filter to remove certain symbols and words
* Improved the main menu (Live version only)
* US English
* iPhone, iPhone 3G or iPod Touch 2.2
Pricing and Availability:
GL Golf Lite is free and is available exclusively through Apple's App Store.
GL Golf Standard is only $4.99 (USD) and is available exclusively through Apple's App Store.
GL Golf Deluxe is on sale for only $7.99 (3.5x the number courses) USD and is available exclusively through Apple's App Store.
Located in Meadville, Pennsylvania, Nuclear Nova Software is a privately funded company founded in 2002 by Jake Leveto. Jake is currently studying at the Rochester Institute of Technology for Microelectronic Engineering. Nuclear Nova Software was founded with the intent of developing unique and challenging games with compelling game-play for the Mac platform and iPhone. Copyright 2002-2008 Nuclear Nova Software. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.