What the Golf?

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What the Golf?
What the Golf? cover
Developers
Triband
Publishers
Triband
Mac App Store The Label
Engines
Former Unity 2019[Note 1]
Unity 2020[Note 2]
Release dates
Windows October 1, 2019
macOS (OS X) October 1, 2019
Linux October 22, 2020[citation needed]
Reception
Metacritic 83
OpenCritic 84
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Perspectives Bird's-eye view, Side view
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Sports
Sports Golf
Themes Comedy
What the Golf? on HowLongToBeat
What the Golf? on IGDB
What the Golf? on MobyGames
What the Golf? on Wikipedia

General information

Developer Discord server
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
DRM-free after installation through Epic Games Launcher (notes may include more details)
DRM-free when launched directly from executable.[3]
Windows
macOS (OS X)
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
Epic Games Launcher
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Mac App Store
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Included with Apple Arcade.
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
A demo is available on store display iMacs in some electronics stores.[4]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Triband\WHAT THE GOLF?\
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Triband\WHAT THE GOLF_\GolfSave.golf
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Most gameplay is Hor+, but levels with a 2D side view are Vert-.
Some 2D levels are effectively unplayable due to Vert- scaling.[5]
Ultra-widescreen
Most gameplay is Hor+, but levels with a 2D side view are Vert-.[6]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects
Surround sound
Stereo[7]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Dutch
French
Canadian French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Portuguese
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Swedish
Thai
Turkish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bitARM Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
According to a Go64 scan of the Mac App Store version.[8]
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Input Rewired

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 2.6 GHz Intel Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 750M
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.11
Processor (CPU) 2.6 GHz Intel Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 750M
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Any distribution
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2019.4.6f1[1]
  2. Unity engine build: 2020.3.18f1[2]

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2021-09-20
  2. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2022-04-05
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-07
  4. Verified by User:Dandelion Sprout on 09 September 2021
    Confirmed first-hand at Power Tiller in Trondheim, Norway.
  5. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-09
    Tested at 2560x480 custom resolution.
  6. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-09
    Tested at 2560x1080 custom resolution.
  7. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-07
    Tested with Special K.
  8. Verified by User:Dandelion Sprout on 28 March 2022