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Virtua Tennis - Facts & Screens

by Rainier on March 7, 2002 @ 4:59 p.m. PST

English summers. Strawberries and cream. Wimbledon. Anna Kournikova. Some things are inexplicably linked to the game of tennis. And now you can add another - Virtua Tennis. Widely recognised as the most playable tennis game on any format, Virtua Tennis is a title that every self respecting Dreamcast owner has in their collection. Including the likenesses of some of the biggest names in world tennis, plus some hidden extras, Virtua Tennis offers an infinite amount of control over your shots and a level of gameplay excitement that is unsurpassed within the video sports arena.

The PC version keeps the gameplay unchanged. Simple to pick up and impossible to put down, Virtua Tennis gives four players the chance to compete against each other. Featuring an improved graphics engine supporting resolutions up to 1024 x 768, Virtua Tennis is sure to keep any game player riveted to the net.

  • Already a massive world-wide hit on Dreamcast, Virtua Tennis offers PC gamers the same incredible playability as the original version.
  • Realistic 3D environments and motion-captured realistic animation
  • Play around the world on four unique surfaces: hard court, clay, grass and carpet. Each surface responds differently.
  • Now with Network Play - championship winning multiplayer gaming…
  • Up to 4 players can link up via a LAN as well as play on a single PC. A new lunchtime classic?
  • Choose to play one of 7 famous tennis masters… Tim Henman, Thomas Johansson, Carlos Moya, Tommy Haas, Cedric Pioline, Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Jim Courier
  • Joystick, joypad and keyboard control methods ensure EVERYONE can pick up and play.
  • 2 players can play on the same PC using either keyboard of a combination of keyboard / joystick / gamepad.
  • Deep strategies for those who wish to uncover them. Read your opponents game plan and adjust your tactics.
  • Many hidden game features and extras, can you win them all?
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