EA Sports is promoting its latest Tiger Woods golf game with the help of Shaquille O’Neal. the former star of Electronic Arts’ Shaq Fu game for Sega Genesis and Super Nintendo is now using his kung fun skills against Tiger. Check out the viral video below.
Gamers can get an early start on virtual golf with the all-new swing mechanic in the Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13demo, now available on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. once again gamers have the opportunity to walk the hallowed grounds of Augusta National Golf Club and get a sneak peak at the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Resort, host of the 2012 PGA Championship. Gamers get the opportunity to play holes 14, 15 and 16 at Augusta National Golf Club and the opening three holes from the Ocean Course at Kiawah Island Resort. as gamers take on these championship courses, they also can experience the most comprehensive swing mechanic revamp in franchise history, giving fans unprecedented swing control with Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13 and allowing for more than 62 million shot combinations
The Xbox 360 version of the demo supports Kinect for Xbox 360 integration and is the first-ever voice-enabled and controller-free sports simulation game. Kinect tracks full body movements to create the most advanced virtual golf swing to date. Improved gameplay support for the PlayStation move controller has also been added for the Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13 demo.
Get a head start on creating your own Online Country Club. Starting today, gamers can go to easports.com/countryclubs and create their own Country Club, customize the club logo and invite friends – all in preparation to gain quicker access to exclusive golf courses or compete against other club members for the coveted Club Championship once Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13 ships.
Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13 and Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13: the Masters Collector’s Edition goes on sale in North America on March 27 and worldwide on March 30, and is available on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles. the Collector’s Edition provides fans with the ultimate Masters experience including exclusive access to Augusta National Golf Club’s Tournament practice facility, Augusta National’s famous Par 3 course, an authentic Green Jacket Presentation and it comes packed with five additional courses in addition to the courses that appear in Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 13.
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