“The Golf Club” Signs Exclusive Worldwide License Deal With ProTee United
HB Studios Agreement Allows ProTee United a Version of the
Game to Appear on Golf Simulators
(Nova Scotia, CAN) Aug 8th, 2014 -- Canadian video game developer, HB Studios, today announced a global partnership with golf simulator specialist ProTee United. The simulator version of the The Golf Club will allow golf enthusiasts worldwide to play the game all year round with their own golf clubs and a real golf ball in the comfort of their own homes. Golf simulator users will also benefit from the thousands of courses created by TGC players on PC and console. Apart from enjoying the amazing graphics on a big screen players will be able to create their own course, play online with friends, and play in online tournaments worldwide.
”We are so excited about the greatness of the game and the SDK which will allow golf simulator users worldwide to immerse themselves further than ever before into one of the most technically advanced golf games ever created,” said Dennis van Drie of ProTee United. “Not only will we enable ProTee users to play TGC on ProTee simulators, we will also release an SDK for other golf simulator manufacturers to play TGC with real clubs and balls in online play and tournaments.”
HB Studios CEO Jeremy Wellard adds “it’s great to have the game reaching out to a wider audience and allowing people to play the game just like the real thing, with the leading simulator company in the world we’re confident that it’ll take golf to a whole new level.”
The Golf Club is a fully featured golfing experience where users can play against friends’ and rivals’ best rounds in turn-based/asynchronous competition modes enhanced by cloud-based technology. The game supports Tours & Tournaments, stroke play, match play, and 4-ball.
The Golf Club is due for worldwide release on Sony PlayStation 4, Microsoft Xbox One and PC Windows platforms in late August.
For Steam Early Access visit the store on Steam at: http://store.steampowered.com/
Early Access of The Golf Club comes complete with three modes: stroke play, match play and 4-ball, no loading times between holes, and the course designer feature.
For more information on HB studios and a full feature list for The Golf Club at final release, please visit www.thegolfclubgame.com.
Follow The Golf Club on twitter @thegolfclubgame.
About HB Studios
Founded in 2000 and headquartered in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada, HB Studios is an electronic entertainment software company that specializes in creating console, mobile, handheld and PC games. To date, HB has shipped 43 titles, selling over 23 million units, and contributed to 20 others.
More information about HB Studios and its products can be found on the company’s website, www.hb-studios.com.
About ProTee United
ProTee United B.V. is a Dutch golf company specialized in developing, manufacturing and worldwide distributing of Indoor Golf Simulator products for entertainment, commercial, professional and private use. The ProTee Golf Simulator is the most advanced and affordable 3D Golf Simulator system available on the market today. A Golf Simulator from ProTee has been uniquely designed to experience the Ultimate Indoor 3D Golf Simulation at an affordable price.
A ProTee Golf Simulator system allows you to use your own golf clubs (from driver to putter) and play a complete round of golf. Or maybe just practice, working on that swing fault. Everything in the comfort of your own home or office. The views of the golf course can be either projected onto a large screen set in front of the player or viewed on your computer.