MLB 13: The Show
|MLB 13: The Show|
United States cover with Andrew McCutchen.
|Developer(s)||SCE San Diego Studio|
|Publisher(s)||Sony Computer Entertainment|
|Series||MLB: The Show series|
MLB 13: The Show is a Major League Baseball video game which was published by Sony Computer Entertainment and developed by Sony San Diego. The game was released on March 5, 2013 for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. It is the second installment of the series to be fully compatible with PlayStation Move. The play-by play is done once again by Matt Vasgersian and Eric Karros along with a new commentator, Steve Lyons.
- Postseason mode, allowing players to play through a full MLB postseason, complete with realistic postseason atmosphere.
- New color commentator Steve Lyons joins broadcast booth, replacing Dave Campbell.
- Hitting enhancements, such as push/pull hitting trajectories engine
- Diamond Dynasty Improvements: new card types, designated hitter option
- Road To The Show (RTTS): new mode-specific presentation
- New player development and budgeting systems in Season and Franchise modes
- Fielding throwing meters
These features depended on the PlayStation Network
- Universal online profile
- Cross-platform online Home Run Derby
- The Show Live: allows players to play along with real-life MLB schedule with updated stats, rosters, and commentary.
- Online leagues overhaul: ability to play real schedule of all 30 MLB teams, and ability to control pace of league.
- Road To The Show (RTTS): new RTTS online leaderboards
- Challenge of the Week Real-time leaderboard
The soundtrack features:
|A Good Fight||"Rips Like A Motor"|
|Big Boi ft. Kelly Rowland||"Mama Told Me"|
|Blink 182||"Heart's All Gone"|
|Bombay Bicycle Club||"Shuffle"|
|Fenix TX||"Spooky Action at A Distance"|
|The Mowgli's||"Slowly, Slowly"|
|The Rolling Stones||"Doom and Gloom (Jeff Bhasker Mix)"|
|The Royal Concept||"World on Fire"|
|ZZ Top||"I Gotsta Get Paid"|
MLB 13: The Show received generally positive reviews.
- "PS3 review". Retrieved March 5, 2013.
- "MLB 13: The Show for PlayStation Vita". GameRankings.com. Retrieved February 17, 2014.
- "MLB 13: The Show PS3 review at Metacritic.com". Retrieved March 5, 2013.
- "MLB 13: The Show for PlayStation Vita Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved February 17, 2014.
- "GameSpot Game Review". Retrieved March 5, 2013.
- "GameZone MLB 13: The Show Game Review". Retrieved March 5, 2013.
- "IGN Game Review". Retrieved March 5, 2013.
- "Sports Illustrated Game Review". Retrieved March 8, 2013.
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