www.nintendo.com – GameCube:
Back of Case (Xbox, Canada/U.S.):
Order that extra hot dog and break out the fireworks. EA Sports has slugged a
grand slam with its latest hardball release.
EA Sports has a well-deserved reputation for great realism with top-
shelf graphics, excellent controls and highly refined team-management
options. But with MVP Baseball 2004, EA has brought us something new,
turning America's favorite pastime into a truly great experience.
Everything you expect in a baseball video game is here, but the premium
hitting, fielding, pitching, and base running controls, coupled with the
ability to swing for the fences and protect the plate when you have a
two-strike count sets a new standard for baseball games.
weren't enough to make you drool, the game includes all 60 AA and AAA
minor league teams, plus legendary players, classic stadiums, and retro
jerseys that can be unlocked by spending MVP points. MVP points are
earned by performing in-game heroics and reaching Dynasty Mode goals.
All MLB teams, plus the AL and NL All-Star teams
Roster Management: Control every element of team building -- signing
free agents, trades, call-ups and send downs, and player creation.
Four difficulty Levels: Rookie, Pro, All-Star, and MVP
Gameplay Options: Choose the number of innings; assisted, automatic or
manual fielding; nine batting views and three fielding views. Activate
strike zones, hot/cold zones, pitch cursors, and fielding aids
Gameplay Tuning: Awesome precision control including pitch speed,
pitcher fatigue, batting contact and power, plus bunting ability
Play-by-play and color commentary by San Francisco Giants broadcasters
Duane Kuiper and Mike Krukow
Batting Cam: This super slow-mo camera is not only entertaining but
informative, helping you learn about swing timing and bat position.
Many modes: Exhibition, Dynasty Mode, Home Run Showdown, Pitcher
Showdown and Manager. For more details on modes, click on Strategy at
50 legendary players, 60 retro uniforms, eight classic stadiums, and
two teams stocked with historic All-Stars
MVP Baseball 2004 wins the pennant hands down as
the most realistic and visually powerful baseball videogame ever. A must
for your Nintendo GameCube sports library.
Contributed by Evil Ryu (49940) on Sep 18, 2005.
MASTER THE ART OF HITTING
Back of Case - PlayStation 2:
EA SPORTS Pure Swing System
Battle the Pitcher
EA SPORTS Big Play Control
Legends Play Ball
- EA Sports Pure Swing System
You are in complete control in the batter's box with the innovative EA SPORTS Pure Swing System.
- EA SPORTS Big Play Control
Rob home runs, hook slide to avoid tags, and run over the catcher at home with EA SPORTS Big Play Control.
- Cooperstown Collection
With legendary players, retro uniforms, and classic stadiums, you have more options than ever.
- Tour the Minors
Play your way through the farm system with every AAA and AA minor league team.
- 120-Season Dynasty Mode
Build your franchise on all levels, then play, sim, or manage your teams all the way to the title.
Contributed by JPaterson (9098) on Jul 04, 2004.