Nintendo Announces Brand New Mario Golf Game

After 18 years, the Mario Golf series is coming back, Nintendo has announced

New Mario Golf Game
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After 18 years, the Mario Golf series is coming back to consoles!

Nintendo Announces Brand New Mario Golf Game

Nintendo has announced a return for the legendary Mario Golf series.

Last seen in console-form on the Gamecube back in 2003, Mario will be returning to the fairways later this year in the new game Mario Golf: Super Rush for the Nintendo Switch.

In Mario Golf: Super Rush, you'll be able to play golf with familiar Mushroom Kingdom characters through a variety of lush, scenic courses.

The game is set to feature several local and online multiplayer modes, including Speed Golf, which finds players teeing off at the same time and racing to the green.

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The game also features a Story Mode, starring your Mii character as they interact with Mushroom Kingdom characters, compete in golf challenges and earn experience points to power-up stats.

You can even use motion controls by holding the Joy-Con controller as a golf club.

The game is to be released on 25th June, with pre-orders now available.

Watch the Mario Golf: Super Rush trailer below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5R-EuaUbPvc

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Mario Golf debuted in 1999 on the Nintendo 64 before a release on the Gameboy Color.

The most recent console instalment, Mario Golf: Toadstool Tour, was released on the Gamecube in 2003.

It received a very positive reception and has been missed by gamers over the last 15 years.

There was also Mario Golf: Tour for the handheld 3DS in 2014.

The new cover art for Mario Golf: Super Rush -

new mario golf game

Mario Golf: Super Rush will be out on Nintendo Switch on June 25th

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Elliott Heath
Senior Staff Writer

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016. He graduated in Sports Journalism in 2016 and currently manages the Golf Monthly news, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He has also covered the 2022 Masters from Augusta National as well as three Open Championships including at Carnoustie in 2018 when he was inside the ropes with Tiger Woods. He has played 31 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Alwoodley. He currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats anywhere between 4-6. His golfing highlight is making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, and he has made one hole-in-one.


Elliott is currently playing:


Driver: Honma TR20

3 wood: TaylorMade SIM2 Max

2 iron: Mizuno MP-18 MMC Fli-Hi

Irons: Mizuno MP5 4-PW

Wedges: Cleveland RTX ZipCore 50, 54, 58

Putter: Odyssey White Hot OG #5

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x