Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational drops onto PS3 in next week’s PSN update in North America, a treat for those awaiting the console port of the Vita game. Publisher Sony Computer Entertainment quietly mentioned a while ago the PS3 version, released in Japan last year, was in the works for the west. Similarly quietly, this week’s PlayStation Blogcast spills the beanies on the arcade golfer’s PSN arrival – there’s no news of a physical version.
In Japan the PS3 port, which supports cross-platform play, features additions including two new characters, two new courses, and two new modes, including one completely devoted to those short-but-sweet Par 3 holes. We’ll keep our ears to the fairways for further details on the western version.