My Rory McIlroy PGA Tour phenom quit the virtual tour out of frustration

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I’m dominating the PGA Tour with an unprecedented display of power and skill, but I can’t stomach the thought of finishing another round. This is it: I’m retiring.

Rory McIlroy PGA Tour came out last week for PS4 and Xbox One, and I’m not ashamed to say that I was more hyped for the game than any other release this year — more than Bloodborne, more than The Witcher 3, more than Batman: Arkham Knight, everything. I grew up playing the mid-’00s entries in the series with my dad, back when Tiger Woods was still racking up majors and gracing the game’s covers. (This is the first game in the series since 1998 that doesn’t bear Woods’ name or likeness.) They were stuffed to the brim with real golfers and real courses — 2004’s edition had to…

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