ANYONE FOR TENNIS?
VIRTUA TENNIS™ CHALLENGE JOINS SEGA FOREVER™ COLLECTION
Waiting in line for Wimbledon has never been more fun!
SAN FRANCISCO, LONDON – July 12, 2017 – Whether you’re waiting at will call for the US Open, Wimbledon, or the ATP World Tour, SEGA Networks Inc. has your entertainment needs covered. Virtua Tennis™ Challenge, part of one of the world’s leading tennis video game franchises, today joins the SEGA Forever collection as a free-to-play mobile title with ad support. Tennis fans can now download the game, which was previously available for £4.99, for free from the App Store for iPhone and iPad and Google Play Store for Android devices.
Based on the Dreamcast game from 2000 and reimagined for mobile devices, Virtua Tennis Challenge allows you to slice, lob, and hit your best top spin as you take on the world’s best players and compete in 18 stadiums around the globe. Make plays that match your game style – unleash a lob that will get your opponent sweating, or smash them with a super shot. Enjoy hours of game play with different game modes, shots, and courts.
Virtua Tennis Challenge is the latest game to join SEGA Forever, a growing collection of classic SEGA titles from every console era that are available free-to-play (with ad support) for mobile devices. Each game in the SEGA Forever lineup includes added features like controller support*. Additionally, players who wish to experience the games without ads can remove them for a one-time in app purchase priced at £1.99.
Players who have previously purchased Virtua Tennis Challenge can find the ad-free version of the game in their purchase history.
Expect more retro gaming goodness to come soon as the SEGA Forever collection continues to grow!
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*Sit tight- Leaderboards and cloud saves will be added to Virtua Tennis in a post-launch update.
SEGA Networks, SEGA’s mobile division in the West:
SEGA’s mobile division in the West has its headquarters based in San Francisco with dedicated studios across North America and the UK. Focused on creating fun, compelling and engaging games, SEGA’s games feature iconic intellectual property as well as original innovative content for mobile and tablet devices. Since 2008, it has been a leader in the smartphone and tablet space and continues to be at the forefront of mobile gaming. SEGA’s mobile studios include Hardlight™ and Demiurge Studios™. For more information, visit www.mobile.sega.com.
SEGA Networks Inc. is not an official partner of the US Open, Wimbledon, or the ATP World Tour.