July 1, 2022

What you need to know

  • Meta Quest and SteamVR title Walkabout Mini Golf received a free update this week.
  • The virtual reality mini golfing game now has a new main menu screen that also functions as a social space to hang out with other players.
  • The space is called Welcome Island and features an extensive putting green, driving range, and other non-golfing activities.

Virtual reality mini golfing game Walkabout Mini Golf received a free update this week that lets players casually hang out, practice their golfing skills, or take in the sights before starting a game.

The update has redesigned the main menu for the Quest 2 and SteamVR title into a giant social space called “Welcome Island.” Players can join up with each other and participate in a variety of activities on the island before starting a match.