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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 Atari ST Hopefully I do not lose my service (Monochrome)
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour SNES Selecting a tournament
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour SNES Selecting a coach
Jimmy Connors Pro Tennis Tour DOS Enter your name

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

Total! (Germany) SNES May, 1993 1.25 out of 6 95
Megablast SNES 1993 89 out of 100 89
Super Play (UK) SNES Mar, 1993 88 out of 100 88
Zero DOS Mar, 1990 87 out of 100 87
The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Oct, 1989 85 out of 100 85
The Games Machine (UK) DOS Mar, 1990 84 out of 100 84
Atari ST User Atari ST Aug, 1991 70 out of 100 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Jul, 1990 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 67
Commodore Format Commodore 64 Sep, 1992 58 out of 100 58
Retro Game Reviews Lynx Jul 20, 2015 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 10

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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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