Sega announced that Virtua Tennis 4 is coming to the PSV. With the advanced features of the Vita, there are also some interesting features that can be incorporated into the game. For example, the camera can be used to customize the characters, and there is a “special Touch Versus Match which allows two players to battle on the same PlayStation Vita.”
22 tennis stars will be in the game, the world tour map and online mode will be fully supported and touch and regular controls are supported.
“We are delighted to announce Virtua Tennis 4 and confirm the development of four further titles for the PlayStation Vita, illustrating our strong support and excitement for the new platform,” said Mike Hayes, CEO of SEGA Europe and SEGA of America. “Our line-up features all new adventures for some of our most loved SEGA IP, in addition to extremely innovative and purpose built new IP – all taking full advantage of the unique gameplay opportunities provided by the PlayStation Vita.”
“With Virtua Tennis 4 on PlayStation Vita the team have embraced many of the features that the new hardware is capable of, including the high-definition graphics, Touch Panel control, network functionality, motion sensing system and the camera”, commented Gary Knight, Senior Vice President of Marketing at SEGA Europe and SEGA of America. “The way the team have been able to implement this brings the Virtua Tennis series to a whole new level on PlayStation Vita.”
Four unannounced titles for the new console are also coming.