Tuesday, January 17, 2012
New golfers, courses added to 'Tiger 13'
|Former U.S. Open champ Graeme McDowell makes his video game debut in "Tiger 13."|
EA Sports announced some new additions to the "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13" franchise today, including a handful of new PGA Tour pros and courses.
New golfers include:
Ben Crane: 2011 McGladrey Classic winner with 7 professional wins
Ross Fisher: 2010 Europe Ryder Cup member with 7 professional wins
Dustin Johnson: 2011 British Open runner-up, 2011 Barclays winner
Graeme McDowell: 2010 U.S. Open winner with 8 professional wins
Hunter Mahan: 2010 U.S. Ryder Cup member with 4 professional wins
In addition, the game features the following new courses:
The Ocean Course at Kiawah Island: Host of 2012 PGA Championship
Crooked Stick Golf Course: Host of 2012 BMW Championship
Valhalla: Hosted 2008 Ryder Cup
Royal County Down: Dating from 1889, is one of the oldest golf clubs in Ireland
Royal Birkdale: 9-time host of The Open Championship
Plunk down the extra cash for the "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13: The Masters Collector's Edition," and you'll also be able to play on these five additional courses:
PGA National Course
Pinehurst Resort (No. 2 Course)
The Old White TPC (formerly Greenbrier)
Straits Course at Whistling Straits
Look for "Tiger 13" to swing its way into stores March 27 for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 (sorry Nintendo fans, no Wii version this year).