Diabolical Pitch

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Diabolical Pitch
Diabolical Pitch Logo.png
Developer(s) Grasshopper Manufacture
Publisher(s) Microsoft Studios
Designer(s) Suda51
Engine Unreal Engine 3
Platform(s) Xbox 360
Release
  • WW: April 4, 2012
Genre(s) Action, sports
Mode(s) Single-player, multiplayer

Diabolical Pitch (formerly titled Codename D), is a baseball action video game from Grasshopper Manufacture and Suda51 for the Xbox 360 Kinect.[1][2][3] It was announced at Microsoft's 2011 TGS conference[4] and was initially scheduled for release at the end of 2011,[5] but slipped to early April 2012.[6]

Reception[edit]

Reception
Aggregate score
Aggregator Score
Metacritic 56/100[7]
Review scores
Publication Score
Eurogamer 6/10[8]
GameSpot 3/10[13]
GamesRadar+ 2.5/5 stars[10]
IGN 5.5/10[9]
Joystiq 2.5/5 stars[11]
Polygon 4/10[12]

Diabolical Pitch received mixed reviews from critics upon release. On Metacritic, the game holds a score of 56/100 based on 24 reviews.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "TGS '10: Codename D: Kinect for Hardcore Gamers?". 
  2. ^ http://www.gamespot.com/events/tgs-2011/story.html?sid=6334359
  3. ^ Noah, William. "Dragon Ball Z-style baseball for Kinect". 
  4. ^ Matt, Cundy. "Games Radar UK". 
  5. ^ Noah, William. "Dragon Ball Z-style baseball for Kinect". 
  6. ^ http://www.grasshopper.co.jp/en/index.html
  7. ^ a b "Diabolical Pitch for Xbox 360 Reviews". Metacritic. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  8. ^ Donlan, Christian (4 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch Review". Eurogamer. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  9. ^ Dyer, Mitch (5 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch Review". IGN. Archived from the original on 7 April 2012. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  10. ^ Gilbert, Henry (6 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch review". GamesRadar+. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  11. ^ Suszek, Mike (6 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch review: Field of nightmares". Joystiq. Archived from the original on 20 June 2012. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  12. ^ McElroy, Griffin (3 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch review: Striking out in style". Polygon. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  13. ^ VanOrd, Kevin (4 April 2012). "Diabolical Pitch Review". GameSpot. Retrieved 25 March 2018.