SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Recent happenings of pertinence to Sonic fans.

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby j-man » Fri Apr 04, 2008 9:28 pm

Dasher wrote:Does it have Japanese voice option?

OH GOOD LORD JUST FUCKING MOVE TO JAPAN

No it doesn't.
User avatar
j-man
All-Time Everything GHZ Award Winner
 
Posts: 3204
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:07 pm
Location: The UK of GB & NI
Now Playing: Geralt's Big Sexy Adventure 3

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Shadow Hog » Fri Apr 04, 2008 10:17 pm

Although I do kind of sort of miss the option, I'll be frank... I always played the games with English VAs, anyway. I probably would keep doing so, too, even if they're voiced by 4Kids.

I mean, Brawl doesn't even have Japanese voice actors (meaning I can't hear "LANDOMASTAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH" :< ), so, look, even Nintendo doesn't give a rat's ass.
User avatar
Shadow Hog
 
Posts: 1776
Joined: Wed Jun 21, 2006 8:21 am
Location: Location: Location:

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Dasher » Fri Apr 04, 2008 10:18 pm

I'm working on it and thank you for answering my question. :)
User avatar
Dasher
 
Posts: 815
Joined: Sat Mar 03, 2007 12:00 am
Location: Failland

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Crazy Penguin » Sat Apr 05, 2008 8:19 am

Multiple language tracks should ideally be featured as standard.

BUT. This is just a TENNIS game. For fuck's sake.
User avatar
Crazy Penguin
Drano Master
 
Posts: 1897
Joined: Sat May 22, 2004 10:06 pm
Location: England

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby MiraiTails » Sat Apr 05, 2008 11:20 am

I think they're mostly starting to do that now. You may recall that secret rings and zero gravity had the option. (as well as subtitles.) IMHO, there's no reason not to include them. Space isn't really an issue, after all.
User avatar
MiraiTails
 
Posts: 250
Joined: Wed Mar 09, 2005 8:26 pm
Location: New York City

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Dasher » Sat Apr 05, 2008 6:38 pm

Its called laziness.
User avatar
Dasher
 
Posts: 815
Joined: Sat Mar 03, 2007 12:00 am
Location: Failland

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby DackAttac » Sat Apr 05, 2008 8:28 pm

No, it's called "tennis game". I can understand the desire for a certain caliber of voice actor when the characters are delivering lines with emotion and whatnot, but if you can't stand to hear an occasional "Aw, I lost!" in English, I'd suggest just turning the sound off. Put on a good album instead. The game will still be fun.
User avatar
DackAttac
 
Posts: 886
Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 7:37 am
Location: Albany, NY / Boston, MA

Postby Isuka » Sat Apr 05, 2008 10:04 pm

A certain group of hackers has found the secret Japanese voicetrack in the American versions of both SEGA Superstars Tennis and Super Smash Bros. Brawl and came up with a simple way to unlock it and use it in the game.
All the info is here.
User avatar
Isuka
 
Posts: 1425
Joined: Mon Jun 04, 2007 4:03 pm
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Now Playing: Guilty Gear Xrd -Revelator-, Odin Sphere Leifthrasir, Valkyria Chronicles Remastered

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby MiraiTails » Sun Apr 06, 2008 1:26 am

I'm sure there are plenty of people who think the entire Sonic franchise is "shit nobody cares about."
User avatar
MiraiTails
 
Posts: 250
Joined: Wed Mar 09, 2005 8:26 pm
Location: New York City

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Hulkshmash » Wed Apr 16, 2008 9:55 am

Do anyone else's eyes burn while playing the demo, or is it just me...
User avatar
Hulkshmash
 
Posts: 78
Joined: Sat Feb 02, 2008 7:38 am
Location: San Diego-ish

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby j-man » Wed Apr 16, 2008 10:56 am

No, but my throat burns from yelling obscenities at Reala the Cheating Bastard.
User avatar
j-man
All-Time Everything GHZ Award Winner
 
Posts: 3204
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:07 pm
Location: The UK of GB & NI
Now Playing: Geralt's Big Sexy Adventure 3

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby gr4yJ4Y » Sun Jun 29, 2008 7:34 pm

Yesterday I saw a new copy of SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii for only $20 at GameStop if anyone was interested in it, but were waiting for the price to go down.

I was considering getting it, but then remembered those decent-sized piles of unpaid bills and games I haven't played through yet.
User avatar
gr4yJ4Y
 
Posts: 1366
Joined: Wed Jun 09, 2004 10:14 am
Location: Crescent Knoll
Now Playing: Breath of the Wild (Switch), Resident Evil VII (PS4)

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby j-man » Mon Jun 30, 2008 9:14 am

$10? That's, like, a tenner. I bought mine for full price when I was drunk. Sad face.
User avatar
j-man
All-Time Everything GHZ Award Winner
 
Posts: 3204
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:07 pm
Location: The UK of GB & NI
Now Playing: Geralt's Big Sexy Adventure 3

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Oompa Star » Mon Jun 30, 2008 3:20 pm

I have yet to get a copy of my own. I was wondering, on which platform would this game be the most enjoyable?
User avatar
Oompa Star
 
Posts: 368
Joined: Sun Apr 01, 2007 6:16 pm
Location: United States of Virginia
Now Playing: I'll be the only serious one and say Ninja Gaiden 2 and Mass Effect.

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby DackAttac » Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:13 pm

Wii lacks online capability but has a Wii-Sports tennis style of swing-the-wii-mote-anyway-you-want-and-the-character-will-swing waggling. Gimmicks vs. internet pricks. Other than that, I guess whichever platform has the prettiest graphics.

As per usual, I'm assuming we're scoffing at the DS version.
User avatar
DackAttac
 
Posts: 886
Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 7:37 am
Location: Albany, NY / Boston, MA

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby j-man » Tue Jul 01, 2008 8:46 pm

I don't think anyone noticed, but I was so carried away with the whole tenner thing I put $10 instead of $20. $10 would be a fiver. Hypothetical bigger sad face.
User avatar
j-man
All-Time Everything GHZ Award Winner
 
Posts: 3204
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:07 pm
Location: The UK of GB & NI
Now Playing: Geralt's Big Sexy Adventure 3

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Forza Johnman » Wed Jul 02, 2008 2:53 am

Apparently the DS version is poo.

The PS2 version is the Wii version without the whole motion control thing and its pretty good. Or so I have heard.

I was talking to someone who had the Wii version of SST and he didn't like it (not responsive enough) and managed to get the PS3 version for free (it was one of those free versions they give to shops to demo or something) and loved it.

I own the 360 and I love it. Little disc of goodness.
User avatar
Forza Johnman
 
Posts: 175
Joined: Mon Jun 05, 2006 12:07 pm
Location: East Sussex, UK

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby j-man » Wed Jul 02, 2008 12:47 pm

The Wii version works well with (too many W's noooooo) the remote/nunchuck controls, but annoyingly you can only play this way in tournaments, as the game forces you to play it NES-style for the challenges, of which there are many.

Also, do those challenges ever end? I'm trying to do it systematically, like clearing each stage one by one, but after finishing all the Sonic ones and scrolling down to see two more waiting there, hiding like wood lice, I gave up on the whole thing.
User avatar
j-man
All-Time Everything GHZ Award Winner
 
Posts: 3204
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:07 pm
Location: The UK of GB & NI
Now Playing: Geralt's Big Sexy Adventure 3

Re: SEGA Superstars Tennis for Wii / PS2 / PS3 / 360 / DS

Postby Meat » Thu Jul 03, 2008 10:10 am

Yes they do. Some of them (like the "Golden Axe" stage) have only one challenge, to boot! I don't think any of them have more than 20 challenges, and Sonic had the most IIRC.
Meat
 
Posts: 14
Joined: Sat Feb 09, 2008 8:18 pm

Previous

Return to News

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest