2K Sports today released Top Spin 4, the latest edition in the popular tennis franchise, for all major consoles including the Wii. This latest instalment features new, intuitive controls designed to make gameplay immediately accessible to all, while at the same time not forgetting about the more serious gamers, who will also be able to plan their strategy in order to target their opponents’ weaknesses on the court.

Developed by 2K Czech, Top Spin 4 is the most feature-rich title in the history of the franchise, and includes the largest ever player roster, featuring the likes of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Serena Williams, and legends such as Andre Agassi, Pete Sampras and Bjorn Borg.

In the game, players will also get to experience more than 4,000 new 2K Signature Style animations, an enhanced Player Creator mode with all-new Coaching and Development systems, and an immersive online and offline World Tour Career mode, as well as authentic TV broadcast presentation elements. Here’s Greg Thomas, president of product development for 2K Sports, talking about the game:

“For*Top Spin 4, we set out to deliver**the authentic experience for tennis fans. We licensed 25 of tennis’ top players, both current and legendary; added thousands of animations to capture and portray each pro’s unique playing style and attributes; recorded audio from dozens of real tennis crowds; and developed an unparalleled Career mode to guide gamers through every facet of a real pro tennis career.”