Baseball game

  • Little League World Series Baseball 2010 Announced

    Activision Publishing announced today that Little League World Series Baseball 2010, this year’s entry in the acclaimed hit baseball series, will be released this July for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system. This is the first time the perennially popular Little League franchise has“hit” these systems.

    “We felt it was time to finally bring the popular Little League series to gamers playing Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3,” said David Oxford, Activision Publishing.“Little League World Series Baseball 2010 is visually stunning and packed with tons of new content, while remaining an accessible pick-up-and-play game for the whole family.”

    Little League World Series Baseball 2010 is Activision’s third officially licensed Little League video game, and once again it is being developed by world renowned Japanese studio NOW Production. Players will have the chance to become a Little League World Series Baseball Champion, while online functionality offers the ability to upload records and leader boards. New features include an all-new Season and Career mode that leads players from chumps to champs on the way to the World Series.

    “Activision has been an outstanding partner because they listen closely to what real Little League players have to say about our videogames,” Jud Rogers, Sr. Marketing Executive, Little League International.“This commitment to evolution is what makes Little League® World Series Baseball 2010 an outstanding title of which our organization is intensely proud.”

    Little League World Series Baseball 2010 will be available this July for $39.99.

  • MLB Dugout Heroes New Content For 2010

    GamesCampus, has announced exciting events and updates for its popular online baseball game, MLB Dugout Heroes. New features for the game include: Home Run Derby, cash and in-game items, Welcome Back events and various other updates, including:

    Updated Rosters
    MLB Dugout Heroes features updated 2010 rosters for all 30 Major League Baseball Teams. Furthermore, users can also access archived former players from the 1990's. Build the ultimate dynasty using your favorite players from the past along with favorite players from the present.

    New Cash and In-Game Items
    Most of the current cash items in the game have now been converted into in-game items that are available for purchase with NUTs (in-game currency). Top items available will include advice from a base-running coach, a veteran running coach for batters, advice from a pitch analyst, and a Seal Player. Players will have many opportunities to receive NUTs throughout the numerous activities in the game.

    Home Run Derby
    An all-new Home Run Derby contest will determine the best home run hitter in baseball. Players can hone their home run skills in single player mode or compete with up to five opponents!

    "Spring is in the air and that means a brand new baseball season is upon us," said David Chang, EVP of Marketing and Business Development for GamesCampus. "We are celebrating with some major updates to MLB Dugout Heroes and invite returning players and new players alike to come and check out what the game has to offer."