Category Archives: Tennis

ESPN Sports Connection WiiU review

One of the greatest challenges that developer Longtail Studios had to overcome when making a game such as ESPN Sports Connection for the WiiU was the fact that they whatever they would do would be compared to Wii Sports, due to the fact that this game was being released as the “Sports” launch title for Nintendo’s newest gaming console.

Sometimes that sort of pressure can bring out the best in certain studios, but that just isn’t the case with this game. Continue reading

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Grand Slam Tennis 2 impressions

Well, after playing a considerable amount of Grand Slam Tennis 2, there is one thing that is very clear… EA Sports want you to excel right off the bat. What strikes me as odd is that the gameplay is so … Continue reading

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Saturday notes

– Another crazy week at the office that didn’t allow for much time for posting.  In about 2 weeks things should start settling down.  Installing a Cisco phone system and having to train all of the users how to use … Continue reading

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Monday night notes

If you were an alien visiting our planet and saw the massive news reaction to Whitney Houston’s death, you would have thought she cured cancer or something based on the amount of news coverage for her death.  Good lord…. The … Continue reading

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Riding the Pines – Grand Slam Tennis 2 interview

Joining us today on the Riding the Pines podcast is Thomas Singleton, the Producer of EA Sports, Grand Slam Tennis 2 for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360. Here’s a bit of what we covered in the interview. – How … Continue reading

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Thursday night notes

-Man, it’s Thursday night and this is the first time I’ve had a chance to get to the PC since Monday.  Work has been incredibly crazy this week.  I’ve had about 1 hour to play Skyrim this week and that … Continue reading

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Kinect Sports: Season 2 impressions

When I got home last night I tried out Kinect Sports: Season 2 which had just arrived via Gamefly.   If I had to sum up the game in one word it would be ‘Ugh.’ The game consists of 6 … Continue reading

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