Sega is really having a strong year. Of all the consoles to by Virtua Tennis 2K9 on, I think I’ll be getting it for the Wii. If they fix this issue with last years game and give it more flexibility, it will just be another reason to own a Wii. Here’s the full release:
SEGA’S VIRTUA TENNIS 2009 IS READY FOR WII MOTION PLUS
Virtua Tennis 2009 is the first 3rd party title for Wii to feature Wii MotionPlus support.
SAN FRANCISCO (April 14, 2009) – SEGA® of America, Inc. today announced that Virtua Tennis 2009 will support the new Wii MotionPlus™ feature. This means that for the first time Nintendo Wii™ system owners will be able to experience the thrill of real tennis by holding the Wii Remote™ like a tennis racket. The Wii MotionPlus feature will let players hit left and right by swinging the Wii Remote in that direction. Performing lobs and slice shots is as simple as mimicking the real-life technique.
Virtua Tennis 2009 is due for release on next generation consoles spring 2009. Further information relating to the content of the game will be available over the coming months from the official website of the game – www.virtuatennis2009.com.