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Description

Endorsed by famous tennis player, Jimmy Connors, this game offers tournament and single play on multiple court types.

Using crosshairs, aim your ball to the other side of the court and hope you hit where you want. If you are lucky, you might even score an Ace. If not, you will need to be ready to return your opponent's return. Run back and forth as you try to keep hitting the ball over the net until your opponent misses, or you do. When you hit the ball, you will want to attempt changing the direction and speed of the ball to throw your opponent off balance. This is the real challenge of any tennis game.

Screenshots

Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour Commodore 64 He broke me.
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour ZX Spectrum Main menu
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour Commodore 64 Return the shot.
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour SNES Training

Promo Images

Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Pro Tennis Tour" -- UK title
  • "Jimmy Connors' Tennis" -- Lynx title
  • "Great Courts" -- European title

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Critic Reviews

Mega Fun SNES Jan, 1993 91 out of 100 91
Power Play SNES Dec, 1992 90 out of 100 90
Video Games SNES Dec, 1992 90 out of 100 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga Mar, 1990 900 out of 1000 90
Megablast SNES 1993 89 out of 100 89
Super Play (UK) SNES Mar, 1993 88 out of 100 88
The Games Machine (UK) DOS Mar, 1990 84 out of 100 84
Atari ST User Atari ST Aug, 1991 70 out of 100 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) DOS Dec, 1989 7.4 out of 12 62
Commodore Format Commodore 64 Sep, 1992 58 out of 100 58

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Trivia

Bugs

The Super Nintendo version was released with a bug that could freeze the game if the player only used the B button. This led the Swedish distributor Bergsala to include a note with the game encouraging players to use all the buttons when playing.

Awards

  • ST Format
    • January 1990 (Issue #06) - Included in the list 50 Games of the Year

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