HardBall III

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Platforms
Critic Score User Score
DOS
...
3.7
Genesis
77
3.1
SNES
74
3.7
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Description

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.

Screenshots

HardBall III SNES Title Screen
HardBall III DOS The player editor (EGA)
HardBall III DOS Some league play options (MCGA/VGA)
HardBall III Genesis The field gets crowded

Alternate Titles

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

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Critic Reviews

Game Players SNES Apr, 1994 87 out of 100 87
Video Games Genesis May, 1993 86 out of 100 86
Play Time Genesis Jun, 1993 83 out of 100 83
Video Games SNES Aug, 1994 83 out of 100 83
Video Games & Computer Entertainment SNES Apr, 1994 8 out of 10 80
Mega Fun Genesis May, 1993 74 out of 100 74
Power Play DOS Jul, 1992 74 out of 100 74
GamePro (US) SNES May, 1994 3.5 out of 5 70
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SNES Apr, 1994 7 out of 10 70
Total! (Germany) SNES Aug, 1994 3.25 out of 6 55

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Trivia

Add-ons

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.

Awards

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

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