TITLE MLB Slugfest 20-04
DEVELOPER Point of View
US PUBLISHER Midway
UK PUBLISHER N/A
NORDIC PUBLISHER N/A
ONLINE PLAY No
SCREENS ADDED: 01 Jan-2006
Official Fact Sheet:
MLB SlugFest 20-04 features enormous athletes with over-the-top abilities, including turbo-powered running, play-of-the-week caliber fielding and out-of-the-park hitting. In addition, all-new features add plenty of adrenaline to this year’s experience: new modes include Create-A-Team, which allows gamers to form their own All-Star team; Customizable Instant Replay, allowing gamers control of the camera and the ability to view their towering home runs and diving catches; and Home Run Derby(, which pits gamers’ favorite MLB players against the most feared long ball hitters in the league.
Graphically, MLB SlugFest 20-04 combines more than 1,500 animations combined with revolutionary player models, resulting in each player being mapped to his exact likeness. Stadiums are also rendered to perfection. Authentic batting stances and pitch motions also add to the realism of the game as players in the field look and swing, and batters and pitchers look and throw, like their MLB counterparts.
- Create-A-Team: Create your own All-Star team SlugFest style. Combine your favorite players from both leagues into one powerhouse ball club, then work your way to a World Series championship.
- Customizable Instant Replay: Relive those towering home runs and diving catches. Take control of the camera and view highlight-quality plays from any angle you desire.
- Home Run Derby(TM): Square off against the most feared long ball hitters in the league and decide once and for all who is the king of swing.
- Play-By-Play and Color Commentary: Same popular announcers. All new dialogue!
- Authentic Batting Stances and Pitching Motion: The batters look and swing, and the pitchers look and throw, like their real MLB counterparts.
- Fantasy Stadiums and Characters.
- Music featuring hit songs.
- Expanded Rosters: Now 20 players per team including six pitchers.
- Challenging Adrenaline-Style Gameplay: Turbo running, fielding, batting, and throwing. Midway pumps the adrenaline up a notch with hard-hitting batters, gas-throwing pitchers, and plays-of-the-week-caliber fielding to provide the best possible baseball videogame experience.
- Unmatched Player Animations: More than 1,500 player animations and nine motion capture actors deliver the smoothest running, fielding, batting, and pitching animations of any baseball videogame.
- Revolutionary Player Models and Graphics: MLB SlugFest is recognized for having the most beautiful graphics of any baseball videogame. Players have faces mapped to their exact likeness and every stadium is rendered to perfection.
- MLB- and MLBPA-licensed product: All your favorite MLB teams, players and stadiums.
- Updated Schedules, Uniforms and Stadiums.
- Cover athlete Jim Edmonds of the St. Louis Cardinals.
- Original DVD content that includes the behind-the-scenes making of the game and Jim Edmond’s highlight footage: A Day in the Life with Jim Edmonds.