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  • Publisher: SEGA
  • Genre: Sports
  • Device: Universal
  • Size: 288.8 MB
  • Version: 2.8
  • Price: Free
  • Average User Rating: 5 (2)
App description: Take on Virtua Tennis Challenge, the deepest tennis game on mobile with unrivaled 3D graphics, tactical controls, and realistic gameplay.

Slice, lob and hit your best top spin as you take on the world's best and compete against 50 players in 18 stadiums around the globe. Build concentration by making plays that match your player's style; unleashing a super shot that will make your opponent sweat. Enjoy hours of game play through different modes, shots and courts.

Virtua Tennis Challenge joins the SEGA Forever classic games collection, a treasure trove of free SEGA console classics brought to life on mobile for the first time!


Unleash top spins, slice shots, lobs and drop shots through different touch gestures

Adjust your shot in different stadiums and environments as you compete on clay, grass, hard or indoor courts.

Compete in Singles or Doubles challenges

SPT World Tour: Pick a customizable character to compete through full seasons of competition around the globe. Earn money by progressing through matches to buy your way into new tournaments. Each real world day offers new challenges.

Exhibition Match: Dive into the game and select from any unlocked courts and characters in single or doubles mode.
Multiplayer: Challenge your friends online over Wifi or face to face over Bluetooth connectivity

Quick Match Mode: Itching for a one minute dose of Virtua Tennis? Play fast singles challenges to increase your ranking

Training Mode: Learn from the pros in this practice mode by running through drills


"Peerless control, great visuals and a surprisingly deep career mode make this the best tennis game on mobile." [5/5] - Damien McFerran, Know Your Mobile (March 2012)

"All the thrills and excitement of its console brothers, with surprisingly dependable controls." [8/10] - Mark Brown, Pocket Gamer (May 2012)

"Virtua Tennis Challenge accomplishes one key goal: portable tennis action." [4/5] Derek C. Tillotson, GameZebo (May 2012)"

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Game apps are ad-supported and no in-app purchases are required to progress; ad-free play option available with in-app purchase.

This game may include "Interest Based Ads" (please see http://www.sega.com/mprivacy#3IBADiscolure for more information) and may collect "Precise Location Data" (please see http://www.sega.com/mprivacy#5LocationDataDisclosure for more information).

SEGA. All rights reserved. SEGA, the SEGA logo, Virtua Tennis Challenge, SEGA Forever, and the SEGA Forever logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of SEGA Holdings Co., Ltd. or its affiliates.

Boardumb's comments:
Starting a new thread as this is updated to be part of the Sega Forever collection. The old thread is here: http://forums.toucharcade.com/showthread.php?t=135708

07-12-2017, 11:57 AM
Joined: May 2014
Location: Uk
Posts: 540
I'm happy I liked this game, one of many iOS games I start playing on my first idevice

07-12-2017, 02:45 PM
Never knew this was on iOS. How are the controls?
07-12-2017, 02:49 PM
The controlls are very nice this one was in my whishlist for a long time glad its free now altough there is a price to pay to get rid of the adds but the price is less than before so i purchased it in the end and i don't regret it
07-12-2017, 03:34 PM
Joined: Nov 2014
Location: Eos
Posts: 3,391
Originally Posted by zinkdogg View Post
Never knew this was on iOS. How are the controls?
It's one of the best tennis games on App Store for sure
It is tough though being an old school game at times even brutal ha but fun and controls are smooth
07-12-2017, 03:37 PM
Joined: May 2010
Location: Deepest Circle, Hell
Posts: 9,193
Originally Posted by kickypants View Post
How is this a new release when I've had it on my iPad for 4 years
It's almost like you didn't even read the opening post.

Everyone's favorite chamber of death, doom and decomposition.
07-12-2017, 03:40 PM
Originally Posted by metalcasket View Post
It's almost like you didn't even read the opening post.
Some times you just have to let it go.
07-13-2017, 03:36 AM
Joined: Feb 2014
Posts: 29

Does it support mfi controllers?
07-13-2017, 07:15 AM
Joined: Dec 2014
Posts: 135
Thumbs up 5 stars!
07-13-2017, 07:16 AM
Originally Posted by tommi8080 View Post
Does it support mfi controllers?
I have not confirmed but it should. MFI controller support is part of the Sega Forever description. I think all of the games will have it.