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Play Your Game at Nationals Stadium

Posted by on Apr 01, 2008

What makes your house feel like home? For many of the readers of this blog, the answer probably includes your living room video game set-up. Major League Baseball’s Washington Nationals just moved into their new home – Nationals Park – and they, too, have a killer gaming den: The PlayStation Pavilion. Located in the “Strike […]

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MLB 08: The Show – Today is Opening Day!

Posted by on Mar 04, 2008

The grass is cut, the infield’s manicured and the lines are chalked. The boys of summer are back and it’s time to “PLAY BALL!” MLB 08: The Show officially hits store shelves today for the PS3, PS2 and PSP. In celebration of the start of the 2008 baseball season, we’ve got a new Opening Day […]

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MLB 08 THE SHOW Weekly Update: Road to the Show 2.0

Posted by on Feb 21, 2008

Hi everyone. Eddy Cramm (Sr. Designer) and Aaron Luke (Designer) here to bring you the next installment of our MLB 08: The Show blog posts. This time around we are going to talk about some of the details behind Road to the Show. Coming into this development cycle, we knew we were dealing with a […]

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MLB 08 THE SHOW Weekly Update: My MLB Music + Demo Details

Posted by on Feb 13, 2008

My name is Jason Villa, with some news about how to get your custom music playing with MLB 08 THE SHOW. Each year we try to incorporate features that allow you to customize our MLB THE SHOW franchise to your specifications. Making a soundtrack to satisfy all players, from all walks of life, is nearly […]

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MLB 08 THE SHOW Weekly Update: Replay Vault

Posted by on Feb 05, 2008

Have you ever wanted to view a great play over again, or see how your outfielder just threw out your best friend’s runner at the plate, but unfortunately, you have already moved on in your game? Well, Replay Vault gives you that opportunity to go back and watch those plays again just like they happened […]

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Motion Capture Event with MLB 08 THE SHOW

Posted by on Feb 04, 2008

Last week, the newest member of its MLB cover athlete fraternity dropped by SCEA’s San Diego Studio for a live motion capture session and some hands-on time with MLB 08 THE SHOW on PS3. MLB 08 THE SHOW marks Philadelphia Phillies star Ryan Howard’ s first cover for a baseball game, and as you can […]

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MLB 08 THE SHOW Weekly Update: Pitcher/Batter Analysis

Posted by on Jan 29, 2008

Hi everyone. My name is Lorne Asuncion, Designer for the MLB: The Show franchise. I’m here to explain two of our new features this year: the Pitcher and Batter Analysis. One thing we wanted to improve on and enhance was the strategic thinking of the hardcore sports gamer who play this game. With the Pitcher […]

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MLB 08 THE SHOW Weekly Update: Gameplay/Situational Awareness

Posted by on Jan 23, 2008

Play Ball! Batter Up! Back, back, back, back, gone! Whatever your favorite baseball slogan… The “Boys of Summer” will be back soon, and after an off-season of blockbuster trades and free agents mega-signings, we’re sure you’re as anxious for the season’s first pitch as we are. And, while the real-life season is just getting ready […]

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