X360 Thursday, May 18, 2006 | 8:09 PM

Screenshots of Table Tennis

Screenshots of Table Tennis

Here comes a bunch of Table Tennis screenshots (thank's to our pals at Factornews !). Rockstar's game was one of this E3's big success, so don't forget to check-it out ! Hepefully, we'll get a XBLMP demo soon...

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Commented on 2006-05-18 20:58:18
Never really heard much about this in all the E3 commentary/movies/blogs/etc so I'm surprised you'd say "one of this E3's big success".

I'm sure the game will interest some people but the fact that so little about the game was mentioned leads me to believe the "success" was far a few between.
Commented on 2006-05-18 20:59:49
Wow... awesome graphics...
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:03:02
did anyone play this at e3?
i have been hyping myself up for this game and want to know what blimblim or snoopers or anyone else thinks of this game

i want it so bad
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:16:28
The only way this game would be good is if it was on Wii
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:20:09
how do you know that?
have you played it?
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:34:56 In reply to cooljd9009
Posted by cooljd9009
how do you know that?
have you played it?
He was talking in refrence to the Wii controller, which i would imagine would be very fun to play ping pong with. Has to be a must for Rockstar to put this on the Wii seeing as many countries in the East such as Korea have big followings behind professional Table Tennis.
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:38:58
does wii sports not have tennis?
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:46:19 In reply to cooljd9009
Looking good...
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:46:29
But not Table Tennis :) big difference, very big difference in Korea in fact.
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:49:35 In reply to strange_booj
Posted by strange_booj
The only way this game would be good is if it was on Wii
after hearing about peoples experiences with the revmote and that tennis game i disagree, timing of swings was virtually impossible

re: screenshot lots of self shadowing going on looking good
Commented on 2006-05-18 21:52:43
and although it may be fun for awhile
table tennis is a fast sport.
your arm would get very tired after playing for a couple minutes
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:00:45 In reply to cooljd9009
Posted by cooljd9009
and although it may be fun for awhile
table tennis is a fast sport.
your arm would get very tired after playing for a couple minutes
yeh the main problem seems to be that you have to keep the revmote at a certain height or it loses sensor range really easily, which means it will be even more tiring
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:03:20
Finally fingers that are seperated, not just a chunky block. Looking good.
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:03:29
i just hope its fun
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:45:42
I have pre-ordered it, only £25, bargain!
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:57:14
It was a big hit at the Microsoft parties apparently.
Commented on 2006-05-18 22:58:13 In reply to Lancelot
Posted by Lancelot
Wow... awesome graphics...
yes but it wasn`t realy good in motion,animations was bad
Commented on 2006-05-18 23:34:20
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Commented on 2006-05-19 00:14:53
did u play it slabs?
Commented on 2006-05-19 02:12:04
If this turns out anything like the original Virtua Tennis for Dreamcast, this could be amazing!
Commented on 2006-05-19 02:26:04
I played it at E3 and thought it was fun. I dragged my wife to play the other side since the demo I saw was 2-player. It seemed like you could configure other options, but I didn't try to see if you could play the CPU. It was simple (duh... table tennis), but I thought it looked pretty good. I think the real value will depend on whether or not there is a career/story mode and some sort of mini-games. After playing Virtua Tennis on the PSP though I'm a bit spoiled.
Commented on 2006-05-19 03:25:15
Insane graphics + fast paced action (ball hitting), this game looks like it will dominate top spin 2 as long as it has a variety of techniques. These guys should try making a tennis game.
Commented on 2006-05-19 13:08:33
It would really help the realism in the characters if they used some sub-surface scattering.
Commented on 2006-05-24 03:08:46
I did play this at E3 and it reminded me of Virtua Tennis....so that's an instant must buy. The only thing is there is no career mode. And the story mode is kinda thin. And it has no mini games so XBOX Live is where it's at.

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