Super Mega Baseball
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Developer: Metalhead Software
Super Mega Baseball Official Trailer
And then there's that one special audio cue: pok! You know that sound. You know it! It's the rounded, punchy, friendly smack of a bat connecting with a ball that was already doing around 90. Close your eyes and you can see the aftermath: the heads tilted skyward, the arms dropping to the side. No need to chase after that one. Home run.
An arcade sports video game for the ages, worthy of the likes of Tecmo Super Bowl, NBA Jam, Mutant League Football and Backyard Baseball. No sports video game of 2014 approached its subject with as much imagination as Super Mega Baseball. In such a rigid genre with high barriers to new ideas, this game is a legitimate breakthrough.
Super Mega Baseball should be your next purchase if you moderately enjoy baseball on any level. Although it doesn't have the bells and whistles you may expect from a recent sports title, you'll be playing for quite some time based on the strength of the core game alone, whether it's by yourself or with friends.
Super Mega Baseball 2 adds cross-platform support to PlayStation 4
Super Mega Baseball 2 will matchmake players on PS4 with those on Xbox One and Nintendo Switch beginning Sept. 5, 2019. The support is available through the Pennant Race mode. Previously, SMB2 on PS4 had supported cross-platform play with the PC version on Steam.
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