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Baseball Stars (NES)

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Description

This NES version of Baseball Stars is the very first game in SNK's popular series. It is also the most comprehensive game in the series. You can create, name, upgrade, and manage your own team, as well as customize the team's logo and colors. You can also change the stats of each individual player by paying him or her more money (earned from winning games).

There are eight already-created gimmick teams that you can also play with, including the American Dreams, Lovely Ladies, and the Ghastly Monsters. You can set up a custom league which will keep complete stats on all players in the league. All games are played in the famous SNK Stadium.

Screenshots

Baseball Stars NES Pitching & Batting
Baseball Stars NES You're Fired!
Baseball Stars NES Female Pitcher - Underhand
Baseball Stars NES Home Run!

Alternate Titles

  • "Baseball Star - Mezase Sankanou!!" -- Japanese Title

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User Reviews

Even today nothing compares Eric W (3) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
The gold standard in baseball video games *Legion* (138) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Best baseball game ever!!! Matt Hill (2) unrated

The Press Says

NES Archives Sep 30, 2008 A+ 100
Nintendo Land 2003 91 out of 100 91
All Game Guide 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Nintendo Power Magazine May, 1989 3.5 out of 5 70
The Video Game Critic Apr 14, 2001 B- 67

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Awards

  • Game Informer
    • August 2001 (Issue #100) - #63 in the "Top 100 Games of All Time" poll

Rogee (506) added Baseball Stars (NES) on Nov 08, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Michael Cassidy (8306)