Publisher BIGBEN and developer Big Ant Studios announce plans to serve AO Tennis
on January 2, 2020, offering a second game based on the Australia Open, one of
professional tennis' grand slam events. They court us with a
featuring "mild lyrics" and a cinematic look at the game. Here are more details
to help decide if you're going to love this:
In AO Tennis 2, tennis
fans can take themselves from the outside courts to centre-stage glory in the
all-new narrative-driven career mode. For the first time in AO Tennis, success
for a young talented player depends as much on external events as great play on
the court, which provides deeper immersion into the world of professional
Players can once again use Big Ant's celebrated content editor, which was loved
by the community in AO Tennis, to customize every element of their game.
Furthermore, all content created and shared by users since the first game from
2018 will be available in AO Tennis 2. That's over 20,000 players and hundreds
of courts that can be enjoyed by fans of the sport.
For fans that want to relive the glories of their favorite players, AO Tennis 2
includes a roster of some of the brightest talents across both the ATP and WTA,
including Rafael Nadal, Ash Barty, Angélique Kerber and many others. All venues
that will be used in the 2020 Australian Open will also be available in the
game, so fans can enjoy maximum authenticity as they play along with the
Australian summer of tennis.
Big Ant also listened to the community and has implemented many other
improvements and new features requested by players. More details about content
and the career mode will be shared soon.
Developed in close collaboration with the tournament's organizers, AO Tennis 2
will give fans a more intense experience of the Australia Open, the first of the
year's four Grand Slam events, which begins on 20 January.
AO Tennis 2 is planned for release on 9 January 2020 on PC, PS4™, Xbox One and