Publisher predicts title will outperform Virtua Tennis, Tiger Woods and Wii Sports Resort.
Ashes Cricket 2009 will be the biggest sports game this summer, ahead of big-name rivals Virtua Tennis, Tiger Woods and Wii Sports Resort, says Codemasters.
This year's Ashes event is the first time the series has taken place in the UK since the fabled 2005 tournament, when England reclaimed the Urn for the first time in 18 years. And Codemasters is optimistic that this year's competition could be the most popular yet.
It’s fair to say that Cricket has been embarrassingly under represented in the history of gaming. A sport that is followed and loved by many millions around the world. In fact given the fanaticism of the Indian public the number could be approaching half a billion. In this article we explore the reasons for Cricket’s diabolical gaming history and the possibility of a turn around.