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by Matt Wales 17/4/2013
Product: GolfStar
Developer: Com2uS
Publisher: Com2uS
Format: Android, iPhone, iPad
Genre: Sports
Players: 1-10
Networking: wireless (network)
Version: Europe
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Let's be honest: the humble golf game has barely changed since programmers first simulated the sport back in the day.

Over time, those programmers might have delivered better visuals and taken a few brave stabs at updating those tried-and-trusted core mechanics, but, in essence, it's a genre stuck in a rut.

Unfortunately for all, Com2uS's latest free-to-play game GolfStar presents no way out of this metaphorical bunker.

That's not to say that GolfStar's a bad game. Rather, it's just a very average, very familiar one.

Out on the green

GolfStar offers a solid mix of structured single-player matches and multiplayer modes (ranging from one-on-one online challenges to massive ten-man real-time competitions). ...
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An entertaining, if unspectacular, mix of solo and multiplayer golf that simply isn't strong enough to warrant the constant in-app purchase demands
Audio/visual: 6
Gameplay: 5
Value: 5
Innovation: 4
Overall: 5
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