Grand Slam Tennis 2 Cover Stars Revealed

By litepink, 5 years ago
Tennis fan or not, many people can appreciate the detailed look of the upcoming Grand Slam Tennis 2. We've showcased some of the impressive screens and a trailer in our previous coverage

Today, EA Sports has announced the tennis stars --past and present-- that will be gracing the cover of their latest tennis entry. The game is set to feature 4 different covers; different ones for France, Spain, and Germany, as well as the global cover for the rest of the world.

France - Jo-Wilfred Tsonga, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal
Spain - Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova
Germany - Roger Federer, Boris Becker, Maria Sharapova

Global - John McEnroe, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova
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The covers feature many popular tennis stars of today, like Federer, Nadal, and ATP #1 ranked Novak Djokovic. There's also legendary stars of the past, like the fiery John McEnroe, and rival Boris Becker.

There's also three more screenshots to pass along, featuring the aforementioned Djokovic, Serena Williams, and Stefan Edberg:

Novak Djokovic
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Serena Williams
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Stefan Edberg
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Grand Slam Tennis 2 marks the first time the franchise will appear on the Xbox 360, and the first time that it will be in HD. The title looks to inject some innovation into tennis games, with it's Total Racquet Control and Professional, Realistic, Organic (P.R.O.) AI. The player's actual playing styles and behavior are on full display, right down to their swing and player reaction. You'll need to attack each player differently, just like if you were really across the net from them.

As the cover(s) indicate, you'll be able to play as legendary tennis athletes of the past. These champions were highlighted in the roster reveal awhile back. You can relive and replay 25 classic Grand Slam® moments, powered by ESPN. Grand Slam Tennis is the only current tennis title to feature the celebrated Wimbledon tournament.

Grand Slam Tennis 2 will arrive in Europe first on February 10th, and bringing a new definition to love when it arrives on February 14th in North America.
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