Cursed to Golf is a 2D golf-like adventure about surviving through golfing purgatory. 

With rogue-like elements and Metroid-like hole layouts, can you ascend?


Please note: 

The HTML5 version of the game is slightly buggy and you may experience some issues. 

Please download the Windows version below for a more stable experience.


Start a run in an attempt to survive through 9 randomly organised holes.

CURSED TO ONLY HIT RIGHT!? Make skilful shots and dominate the challenge.

Challenging large golf holes with multiple pathways to the flag to explore.

Use rogue-like-style rewards and power ups to push yourself further and further into golfing purgatory.

Avoid explosions, water hazards and sand traps!

Fail to reach the flag in par and the golf loop repeats.

After surviving; try to get the best score you can! 

The lower the better. Screenshot and show off to your friends and social media.


How To Play

Cursed to Golf uses only the mouse & keyboard currently.

Shot Controls: 

Left Click to start the powerbar, then Left Click again at the desired power.

The anglebar will then appear, Left Click again on the anglebar for the desired ball angle.


Each powerup has a corresponding keyboard key assigned, except for automatic powerups.

Birdie Eye = "A"

Mulligan = "B"

Explode = "C"

Fans Off = "D"



My name is Liam Edwards, I'm a game designer and director in Kyoto, Japan. 

Currently I make games for the indie studio, Q-Games. 

Most recently I co-directed the Apple Arcade title, SCRAPPERS. 

Please check that out too, we worked really hard on it :)

This game is a personal project I made during the lockdown/quarantine of COVID 19. 

Liam's Twitter - Please follow for game updates

Music track created by Mark Sparling

(ps. you can't fullscreen on purpose :P)

Install instructions

Download Instructions:

  1. Download from page. 
  2. Run executable file "Cursed_To_Golf_Early_Access_Alpha_0_3_0_1.exe"
  3. Go through installation process and then run.

Enjoy golf purgatory.


Cursed_To_Golf_Early_Access_Alpha_0_3_0_1.exe 51 MB

Development log


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Is there a way to flip the golfer's direction?

You're cursed to only hit right! 

The graphics - gorgeous. The music - fantastic.

Failed over hundred times probably, never got past the 3rd hole, don't care, love it!

If I ever get to the 4th, I'll call my parents, make them proud.

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I love golf games, and this one is unlike any other. I am a pretty casual gamer so this is a bit intense for me. However, even when I fail I find myself starting right back up. Definitely worth checking out!

mac port pls


It's good stuff.

This might be a silly question but - can't you turn left to strike the ball from right to left??? WHAT AM I MISSING


Haha nope...

Master the right hit. You can do it.