Baseball fans, MLB The Show 21 launches tomorrow! With that in mind, let’s talk about the fads and some tips to get you started.
Road To The Show and Ballplayer
Are you interested in more than one RPG experience? Then Road To The Show has everything you need. For the first time in MLB The Show, your ball player can be a 2-way player – a hitter and a pitcher – which creates flexibility in player position options. Enjoy a revamped player progression system that emphasizes adaptability and variety. Customize your baseball player to start your career, develop your skills, earn your Major League appeal, and advocate for Hall of Fame.
At the start of the game, don’t forget to apply your equipment. It might seem like a basic step, but every great ball player needs the right equipment on their way to the show.
March to October
Immerse yourself in the in-game action when your MLB team needs you most – in critical moments and under the pressure of bats. Swing for fences and change momentum during your postseason run! As you progress through the season, unique narrative commentary content will gradually and dynamically unveil the essential campaign story of your chosen MLB club.
User performance in these games will really matter, as the results of the games you play will switch a “team momentum” factor, influencing your team’s performance between each episode played and the next.
You will be delivered from episode to episode with maximum action and intrigue, and a minimum menu interface. It’s about getting your team into the postseason and beyond. Can you improve your performance in the most important moments of the streak? Your cool under pressure will determine the fate of your chosen team’s season.
Available only on next-gen consoles, MLB The Show 21 gives you the ability to build and customize stadiums with over 1,000 accessories ranging from posts, panels, buildings and more. We have designed specific stadium kits ranging from realistic to fantastic, giving players the flexibility to create custom layouts, dimensions, wall heights, and more. while still being able to use stages created in Diamond Dynasty and Franchise modes. With an internet connection, the fun doesn’t stop. Players can also share, edit and play in stadiums created by other members of the MLB The Show community.
In Diamond Dynasty, you can build your all-time dream team from scratch. Play single or online games with over 150 legends – Ken Griffey Jr., Jackie Robinson, Babe Ruth and Hank Aaron! Incorporate Hall of Fame members into your roster with current players, flashbacks, and your personalized ball player.
Earn XP by playing anywhere in MLB The Show 21 to unlock a variety of rewards in limited time programs. These rewards help you improve your team and customize your look. Equip new uniforms or bat skin options to play in the baseball stadium of your dreams in Stadium Creator (Next-gen consoles only). Spend your Stubs (in-game digital currency) to recruit new players from the online community market or grab the latest pack in The Show Shop.
Our live content * is continuously added throughout the year. Ranging from player upgrades and demotions in roster updates to monthly rewards programs where you can earn flashbacks from the hottest players in MLB right now. So who will make your starting line-up?
When you get started in the Diamond Dynasty, here are some tips:
- Take yours free Diamond player. Redeem a Free Pack with New Legend Roberto Clemente (Diamond, 85 RF total). Add the Hall of Fame to your team on launch day. The pack is available in The Show Shop until April 26.
- Team affinity: Earn rewards faster by completing your stat-based missions faster in Diamond Dynasty by creating a roster with players from the same division.
- Daily moments: Complete a new moment every day to unlock rewards in the Daily Moments program. Find here important items for Rookie players who unlock Diamond Evolution programs.
We couldn’t be more excited about the release of MLB The Show 21 on PlayStation and Xbox consoles. Expect a new class of legends and new ways to play, including with your friends.
For more information on MLB The Show 21, including an important update on year-over-year savings and more, please read our announce the FAQ here.
* Internet connection required.