EA Sports has released a demo today for the upcoming Xbox 360 tennis game, EA Sports Grand Slam Tennis 2. The demo, which clocks in at 1.08 GB, will allow you to play by yourself, or against a friend as Novak Djokovic or Rafael Nadal at the 2011 Wimbledon final.
Additionally, EA also revealed the cover athletes, and some additional details for the game today. Alongside the global talent is a roster of elite past and present players from around the world that will adorn regional packaging. Djokovic will be be on the Global cover, alongside John McEnroe and Maria Sharapova. Some other region specific cover athletes include:
|John McEnroe, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova||Global**|
|Jo-Wilfred Tsonga, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal||France|
|Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Maria Sharapova||Spain|
|Roger Federer, Boris Becker, Maria Sharapova||Germany|
The title will be available for the first time in HD, on the Xbox 360. Players can experience the authentic thrill of serving up aces on Wimbledon’s prestigious Centre Court, hitting cross-court winners on the clay courts of the French Open, playing under the bright lights at the U.S. Open or working on their serve and volley game at the Australian Open.
EA SPORTS Grand Slam Tennis 2 will include a host of gameplay features including:
- All-New Total Racquet Control: Control every shot with the right analog stick, smashing forehands, backhands, overheads and volleys with precision, accuracy and power.
- Become a Champion: Become a true Grand Slam tournament champion by capturing all four major championships in succession – including Wimbledon (exclusive to the EA SPORTS Grand Slam Tennis franchise).
- Legends of Now and Then: Play with or against more than 20 of the greatest players to ever grace the courts, including Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Bjorn Borg, Maria Sharapova, Serena and Venus Williams.
- Professional, Realistic, Organic (P.R.O.). AI: The playing styles and behaviors of the sport’s greatest stars are captured right down to their signature swings and emotional reactions. Realistic tactics and strategies are your keys to success against each legend whether playing on hard court, clay or grass.
- ESPN Grand Slam Tournament Classics: Relive some of the most memorable moments in tennis. From Borg versus McEnroe, to Nadal versus Federer, play your way through history unlocking up to 25 amazing moments of Grand Slam® tournaments.
EA Sports Grand Slam Tennis 2 will be available on February 14, 2012.
[EA Sports Grand Slam Tennis 2 Demo] – 1.08 GB