Play Alongside the 2009 U.S. Open Actual Leaderboard with EA SPORTS Live Tournaments
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., - June 8, 2009 – Electronic Arts Inc., (NASDAQ: ERTS) announced today that Tiger Woods PGA TOUR® 10 has shipped in North America. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 brings to life the spectacle and drama of tournament golf, featuring highly innovative online modes, an all-new character progression mode called Tournament Challenge where you can recreate golf history, and a true sports motion experience on the Wii™, along with a host of other exciting enhancements.
“We are extremely thrilled to present Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 to gamers and golf fans alike and we feel that the game really delivers an inside-the-ropes experience for everyone,” said Executive Producer Mike Taramykin. “Thanks to our new and exciting relationship with the USGA and with the 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage Black just around the corner, players will get the opportunity to see how their online virtual scores match-up against the real-life live leaderboard in our all-new EA SPORTS Live Tournaments feature.“
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 on the Wii supports the all-new Wii MotionPlus™ accessory, which brings an authentic sports motion to your golf swing; including the ability to naturally draw and fade. In addition, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 features a family-fun, Wii-specific mode called Disc Golf - a new way to play all of the championship courses featured in the game. Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 on the Wii will be sold as a standalone at MSRP of $49.99 or bundled with the Wii MotionPlus peripheral for MSRP of $59.99.
Developed in Orlando, Fla., by EA Tiburon, Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10 will be available on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, the PlayStation®2 and PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment systems, the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) system and Wii™.
For more information about Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 10, check out www.tigerwoods10.com.