Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12

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Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12
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Developer(s) EA Tiburon
Publisher(s) EA Sports
Series PGA Tour
Platform(s) iOS
PlayStation 3
Wii
Xbox 360
Microsoft Windows
Mac OS X
Release date(s) Consoles
  • NA March 29, 2011
  • AUS March 31, 2011
  • EU April 1, 2011
iOS
  • NA March 29, 2011
Microsoft Windows & Mac OS X
  • NA September 6, 2011
Genre(s) Sports (Golf)
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 is a golfing simulation video game in the PGA Tour series developed by EA Tiburon and published by Electronic Arts. It was released in 2011 for the PlayStation 3, Wii, Xbox 360, and iOS,[1][2] and on September 6, 2011 for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, but didn't receive a port from the latter consoles. The PC version of the game instead closely resembles that of the free online version Tiger Woods PGA Tour Online, until it was discontinued on June 6, 2013.

Features[edit]

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2012 featured for the first time, The Masters tournament at Augusta National Golf Club.[1] It also features the debut of commentary by Jim Nantz and the return of David Feherty. Professional golfers Rickie Fowler, Bubba Watson and Zach Johnson made their debuts in the game.

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate scores
Aggregator Score
GameRankings (Wii) 84.19%[3]
(iPhone) 83.33%[4]
(PS3) 82.10%[5]
(X360) 80.90%[6]
(iPad) 70%[7]
(PC) 35%[8]
Metacritic (Wii) 85/100[9]
(iPad) 82/100[10]
(iPhone) 81/100[11]
(PS3) 80/100[12]
(X360) 80/100[13]
(PC) 43/100[14]
Review scores
Publication Score
Eurogamer 7/10[15]
Game Informer 9/10[16]
(Wii) 8.75/10[17]
GamePro 4/5 stars[18][19]
Game Revolution B[20]
GameSpot 8/10[21][22]
(PC) 5.5/10[23]
GameTrailers 8.4/10[24]
IGN 8/10[2][25]
Joystiq 4/5 stars[26]
Nintendo Power 8.5/10[27]
OXM 6.5/10[28]
PC Gamer (UK) 15%[29]
PSM 8/10[30]
The Daily Telegraph 7/10[31]
The Guardian 4/5 stars[32]

The game was met with positive to negative reception. GameRankings and Metacritic gave it a score of 84.19% and 85 out of 100 for the Wii version;[3][9] 83.33% and 81 out of 100 for the iPhone version;[4][11] 82.10% and 80 out of 100 for the PlayStation 3 version;[5][12] 80.90% and 80 out of 100 for the Xbox 360 version;[6][13] 70% and 82 out of 100 for the iPad version;[7][10] and 35% and 43 out of 100 for the PC version.[8][14]

References[edit]

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  6. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters for Xbox 360". GameRankings. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  7. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 for iPad for iOS (iPhone/iPad)". GameRankings. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  8. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters for PC". GameRankings. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  9. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters for Wii Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  10. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 for iPad for iPhone/iPad Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
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  12. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters for PlayStation 3 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  13. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters for Xbox 360 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  14. ^ a b "Tiger Woods PGA Tour: The Masters for PC Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  15. ^ Reed, Kristan (April 18, 2011). "Mobile Games Roundup (Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12, iOS)". Eurogamer. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  16. ^ Kato, Matthew (March 25, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters (PS3, X360): Tiger Gets Himself Out of a Tricky Trap". Game Informer. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  17. ^ Kato, Matthew (March 29, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters (Wii): From a Different Set of Tees". Game Informer. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  18. ^ Rybicki, Joe (March 29, 2011). "Review: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters (X360)". GamePro. Archived from the original on April 2, 2011. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  19. ^ Tabini, Marco (April 12, 2011). "Review: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 (iOS)". GamePro. Archived from the original on August 27, 2011. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  20. ^ Tan, Nick (March 29, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 12: The Masters Review (PS3, X360)". Game Revolution. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  21. ^ Todd, Brett (April 1, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Review (PS3, X360)". GameSpot. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  22. ^ Todd, Brett (April 4, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Review (Wii)". GameSpot. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  23. ^ Todd, Brett (September 19, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Review (PC)". GameSpot. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  24. ^ "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Review (PS3, X360)". GameTrailers. April 6, 2011. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  25. ^ DeVries, Jack (March 29, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters Review (PS3, X360, Wii)". IGN. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  26. ^ Hinkle, David (March 29, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters review: Limited learning (PS3)". Engadget (Joystiq). Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  27. ^ "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters". Nintendo Power 266: 84. April 2011. 
  28. ^ "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters review". Official Xbox Magazine: 79. May 2011. 
  29. ^ Pearson, Craig (December 25, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters review". PC Gamer UK: 81. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  30. ^ "Review: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters". PlayStation: The Official Magazine: 86. May 2011. 
  31. ^ Davidson, Charlie (April 1, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters review (X360)". The Daily Telegraph. Retrieved February 5, 2015. 
  32. ^ Boxer, Steve (April 8, 2011). "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12 [The Masters] - review (X360)". The Guardian. Retrieved February 5, 2015.