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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 DOS Here's the pitch! (EGA)
HardBall III SNES In Game
HardBall III SNES Ball is pitched
HardBall III DOS Setup before game (VGA)

Promo Images

HardBall III Magazine Advertisement GamePro (International Data Group, United States), Issue 60 (July 1994)

Alternate Titles

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

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Critic Reviews

PC Games (Germany) DOS Sep, 1992 85 out of 100 85
Mean Machines Genesis May, 1993 84 out of 100 84
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Jun, 1993 10 out of 12 83
Power Play DOS Jul, 1992 74 out of 100 74
Mega Fun Genesis May, 1993 74 out of 100 74
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SNES Apr, 1994 35 out of 50 70
GamePro (US) SNES May, 1994 3.5 out of 5 70
All Game Guide Genesis 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Mar, 1993 18 out of 40 45
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Aug, 1992 Unscored Unscored

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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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