London, United Kingdom – April 11, 2014: Celebrating its 29th anniversary, Alternative Software is pleased to announce that ‘PSA World Tour Squash’, the latest squash sensation, will be available on the Nintendo Wii this summer.
Officially licenced by the Professional Squash Association, PSA World Tour Squash features the world’s greatest squash players from around the globe including 3x British World Champion Nick Matthew, French World No.1 Gregory Gaultier, Egyptian World Champions Ramy Ashour and Amr Shabana and many, many more.
As well as playing as the stars of world squash, PSA World Tour Squash allows you to create your own player, improving their speed, power, fitness and tactics as you progress through a huge career mode.
Players can organise unique virtual offline tournaments in iconic locations, as well as compete online in multiplayer tournaments, as well as single matches against friends.
PSA World Tour Squash uses realistic movements and techniques, complimenting the instant playability of the Wii controller, to create a realistic environment where you can execute nicks, boasts, drives and other essential squash moves in flawless fashion.
“PSA World Tour Squash is a great way for everyone to have a great time whilst keeping active”, said Roger Hulley, Managing Director of Alternative Software.
“PSA World Tour Squash is as realistic and competitive as it gets, and when the game is available, friends and family can turn-up the work out by challenging the world’s best squash professionals.”
PSA Commercial Manager Jeremy Milnes said: “We’re delighted that the widely anticipated PSA World Tour Squash will be released on the Nintendo Wii platform this summer and are excited to see the world’s best squash players coming to our screens.”
Take a look at the PSA World Tour Squash Sizzler Trailer: http://youtu.be/kVYPkC7x-7M
Official licensed by Professional Squash Association
World’s best players from Gregory Gaultier, Nick Matthew, Ramy Ashour, Amr Shabana and more
Single player (1 vs. 1) in Arcade Mode
Challenge friends to single match or tournament in Multiplayer Mode
Offline Tournament Mode
Organise virtual offline tournaments in the unique Offline Tournament Mode
Wii controller to execute squash shots, with nicks, corkscrews, dives, and many more
Available both in English and French
For more information on PSA World Tour Squash, please visit the Facebook page at Facebook.com/SquashVideogame.
For further information on Alternative Software and other titles, please visit the official website at www.alternativesoftware.com
About PSA World Tour Squash
PSA World Tour Squash is a realistic simulation of the fast-paced indoor racquet game. It features all the fun of a real game of Squash, with all the tactical challenges. It allows you to play all shots, including drives, corkscrews, boasts and much more. The game also features realistically modelled players from the official roster of the PSA. Compete against the best players in the world including Nick Matthew, Amr Shabana, Gregory Gaultier, Ramy Ashour and more!
Organise and create your own virtual tournament, fill out up to
64 names for an automatic draw and start playing! Create your own player, analyse your statistics, improve your tactics, fitness, power and speed during the game!
About Alternative Software
First established in 1985, Alternative Software is now celebrating its 29th Anniversary and is considered one of the major companies in the UK computer industry. Having over 300 titles to its name, the company is still a growing global success.
Alternative Software originally created games for major computer platforms such as Atari, Spectrum, Commodore and Amstrad in the mid to late 80’s, titles including Soccer Boss, Skool Daze, and BMX Ninja. Other successful titles released included award winning children’s character games, including Thomas the Tank Engine. In recent times the company has released several "Top Forty" video games on PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox, Xbox 360, Sony PSP, Sony Vita and Nintendo Wii as well as on PC. In association with Australian company, HES (Home Entertainment Supplies) Alternative recently launched Jonah Lomu Rugby Challenge, Rugby League Live 2 and most recently Rugby Challenge 2 Lions Tour Edition to tremendous consumer and critical reception.
Alternative Software is also involved with major film companies, gaining the rights to produce software for huge films such as The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Shrek, Madagascar, Wallace & Gromit, Transformers, Marvel Heroes, plus many more.