HardBall III (DOS)

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The third game in the Hardball baseball series. This revision features 256 colour VGA graphics, and announcer Al Michaels provides running commentary while you play.


HardBall III DOS Here's the pitch! (EGA)
HardBall III DOS Main menu (EGA)
HardBall III DOS Manual Protection Checking (VGA)
HardBall III DOS Title screen (MCGA/VGA)

Alternate Titles

  • "HardBall 3" -- Alternate spelling
  • "Al Michaels Announces HardBall III" -- Tag-lined title

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ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jul, 1992 11 out of 12 92
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1992 85 out of 100 85
Power Play Jul, 1992 74 out of 100 74
PC Joker Aug, 1992 72 out of 100 72


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Two add-on disks were released for Hardball III, Hardball III: MLBPA Players Disk, which added real players, team rosters, and stats as of the '92 All-Star Break, and the Stadiums Add-on disk, which contained 26 real MLB stadiums. Each had a street price of $15.


  • PC Games (Germany)
    • Issue 01/1993– #3 Best Strategy Game in 1992

Trixter (8711) added HardBall III (DOS) on May 08, 2001
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