Developer Rebound CG has released their tennis management simulation game, Tennis Manager 2021, into early access for PC.
If you’re a fan of tennis and love sport simulation games such as Football Manager and Motorsport Manager, then Tennis Manager 2021 might just be for you. Developed by Rebound CG, the game “promises a rich and highly technical tennis management game”. According to the developers, due to the “appeal of the project and the endless possibilities of additional features”, Tennis Manager 2021 has been released in Early Access. They plan to release bi-monthly updates to further build upon the game’s foundations, up until the final release date sometime later this year. The CEO of Rebound CG, Augustin Pluchet, spoke about how tennis and video games are a perfect fit.
“Tennis is such a mainstream and strategic sport that the management game genre is a perfect fit. The future of tennis content is digital, and gaming, as a playable media, is the best possible platform for engaging the new generation of tennis addicts, casual or more competitive, around the world. Pro players and streamers are embracing the game and we are sure the large communities of tennis fans and sport gamers will love it!”Augustin Pluchet ~ Rebound CG
You can check out the trailer here.
What Is Tennis Manager 2021?
Tennis Manager 2021 is pretty much what it says on the tin. Players will be able to participate in over 2000 tournaments and manage some of the over 5000 players available. You’ll be able to create your own tennis academy from scratch, deal with finances, infrastructure, staff, coaching and more, as well as deal with the day to day management of your individual players. Suffice to say, it sounds like a pretty in-depth simulator. Here’s a breakdown of just some of what you can expect in Tennis Manager 2021:
- Choose from over 5000 players from both the female and male junior and pro circuits
- Participate in over 2000 tournaments to become champion
- Build your own academy from scratch, and deal with the nitty-gritty of management
- Manage your team’s schedules and take part in conferences and press interviews to boost your recognition
- Adapt the playstyle of your player in real-time by using in-depth analytics, and make the right choices
Release Date & Price
Tennis Manager 2021 is available right now on Epic Games Store and Steam. It is available for $34.99/€34.99/£29.99. There is currently a 15% discount on both Epic Games Store and Steam which lasts until the 1st of June. Will you be picking this one up? Let us know down in the comments below.