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Wolf is a great golf game if you are tired of playing just match or stroke play. Here is how it works:
The object of the golf game is to have the most points at the end of the match. Points are given to the team or person that wins the hole by having the least amount of strokes.
For each hole a player is designated as Wolf. The Wolf will rotate so that every player gets a chance to be Wolf. Rotation will continue until the round is completed. Being Wolf on a hole is an advantage because the Wolf can choose a partner for that hole or choose to go at it alone. If the Wolf chooses a partner, the other player(s) become a team and are playing against the Wolf's team for that hole. If the Wolf goes it alone, the other players become a team against the Wolf. If the Wolf wins the hole alone he gets 2 points, if the Wolf wins with a partner, each gets one point. If the other players or team wins, each gets one point. In the case of a tie, no points are given. On par 4 holes, the Wolf gets to see everyones tee shot before deciding to pick a partner or go Lone Wolf before leaving the tee box. On par 3's the Wolf hits first then must decide to go Lone Wolf or pick a partner before the others have hit their tee shots. On par 5's the Wolf can wait until all players have played their 2nd shot to decide whether to go Lone Wolf or choose a partner.
This version in not a fair way to play unless everyone gets one Par 5 and One Par 3. On PAR 3's it states that you have to pick a partner after your shot unless you want to go Lone Wolf. That being said you have to pick blind while on a PAR 5 Wolf gets to pick after the second shot. Does not make sense as on most courses if you go in order everyone will not get a PAR 3 and PAR 5! Yes you are correct..... I lost but it is only becasue I choked on a 6 foot putt on 18.