developer: Pam Development
publisher: 2K Sports
Game mode: single / multiplayer
Multiplayer mode: Internet / common screen, players: 1-4
One of the most celebrated sports games is back and better than ever! Immerse yourself in the world of top-ranked professional tennis and come out swinging against the world’s best players. Innovative gameplay lets you adapt your on-court playing style with slices, drops, topspins, lobs, and drives. Play as, or against, 24 top pros, including: Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova, Andy Roddick, Venus Williams and more.
Over the span of multiple sessions, coach your player through training camps, junior championships, sponsored tournaments and all four Grand Slam events. Create amazingly detailed custom player models and take the court online to challenge other players around the world.
# Use Player Creator™ to create realistic player models and customize them with the highest level of detail with hairstyles, facial features, and an incredible array of real-life apparel.
# Taunt your opponents with in-game smack talk, argue line calls or raise your hands in celebration.
# If traditional tennis isn’t your style, kick back and enjoy multiplayer Party Games like Splash Court, Wall Breaker, and Time Bomb.
# Experience breathtaking visuals and silky smooth animations.
# Vibrant colors and shockingly high-definition resolutions deliver illustrious depictions of players, stadiums, crowds and tracksides, bringing next-gen tennis to life on your PC.
# Take center court in detailed real-world tournaments like The Wimbledon Championship.
# Innovative gameplay allows you to play your style of tennis with a variety of shots.
# Master a number of realistic risk shots and advanced controls, giving you the ability to pick apart your opponent piece by piece in total tennis simulation.
# Challenge other players around the world with online play.
# Pit four friends against each other in a match of doubles on the same PC.
# Set up tournaments with up to 16 players and keep the competition going for hours.
Microsoft Xbox 360
Uses: Xbox Live
Game Boy Advance
Uses: link-cable + additionally (GBA): link-cable
PC / Windows
Recommended: Pentium 4 2 GHz, 1 GB RAM, graphic card 256MB (Geforce 6800 or better), 4.5 GB HDD, Windows XP