Reviews and Problems with Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip
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Fun tennis sim is a good sports game for the whole family.
Common Sense Media
20 December 2010
Summary: Parents need to know that Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip is a family-friendly tennis game featuring memorable cartoony characters. The story mode has a positive message about healthy competition, while ad hoc local area network play promotes social gaming interaction.
Excerpt: Well now you might just get to see it in action. In its simplest terms, Hot Shots Tennis is a cutesy mix of Virtua Tennis gameplay and Pokémon -esque RPG story, exploration, character acquisition and leveling.
Excerpt: I’m a pretty big fan of the Hot Shots Golf games. I’ve never played the original tennis game Clap Hanz made, but with the pedigree of their previous efforts, I was looking forward to giving Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip a try.
Summary: Hot Shots Tennis: Get a Grip is another solid entry in Sony's Hot Shots series that retains the same charm and playability that made Hot Shots Golf a worldwide success. Yet unless you love collecting oodles of outfits and leveling up each individual character, Get a Grip's hold on you won't be as...
Pros: Addictive story mode, Cute and customizable characters, Diverse courts
Cons: Some minor control issues, No mini-games or offbeat power-ups, No online play