Kinect Sports Rivals adds Dr. Who veteran David Tennant as its announcer

David Tennant, the actor perhaps best known for playing the 10th incarnation of The Doctor from BBC cult hit series Doctor Who, will serve as the narrator in Kinect Sports Rivals when it launches April 8 on Xbox One.

Press play above to see and hear Tennant talk about his first video game role, his gaming history (which started with Pong) and see how the game recreates the former Doctor in 3D.

For more on developer Rare's Kinect Sports Rivals and how it handles activities like soccer and tennis using the Xbox One's Kinect sensor, be sure to read Polygon's recent impressions.

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