It’s been three years since the last release, but the wait for fans of the Super Mega Baseball franchise don’t have to wait long now for a new entry. Super Mega Baseball 4 is coming to PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Steam on June 2, 2023 from EA Sports and Metalhead Studio.
If you’re an EA Play subscriber on PC, Xbox or PlayStation, you’ll be able to play a 10-hour trial of the game beginning May 30th.
For the first time in the franchise, there will be more than 200 legendary baseball pros including Babe Ruth, Hank Araon, David Ortiz, Jose Bautista and many more.
Check out the trailer below and then some additional info below that.
Super Mega Baseball 4 includes an array of new features across foundational modes like Exhibition, Franchise, Pennant Race, Season and Online Leagues including:
- Baseball Legends: Over 200 baseball legends are integrated across Super Mega Baseball 4, alongside beloved Super Mega Baseball characters. Play in a league of baseball legends with teams organized by era, or mix things up with Shuffle Draft, a new feature that allows you to draft both Legends and Super Mega All-Stars to create a unique roster.
- New Platforms & Cross-Play: Super Mega Baseball 4 is expanding to PS5 and Xbox Series X|S for the first time, including all-important cross-gen and cross-platform play in Pennant Race and Online Leagues on new platforms, as well as PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.
- Top Community Requests: From the brand-new Shuffle Draft deckbuilding-inspired feature, to expanded player traits and a new team chemistry system that add a new layer of strategy; dozens of fan-requested upgrades – automatic walks and runners, two-way players, expanded bullpens, customizable free agent pools, and more – combine to add new gameplay depth.
- Visuals: Experience authentic, cinematic baseball, powered by new cameras, cutscene animations and lighting provides a true-to-life environment in every stadium.
- Audio: New crowd, voiceover, and foley audio give audio throughout the game a big upgrade from home plate to the bleachers. Plus, players will be immersed in the sounds of baseball with an all-new soundtrack with licensed and original music.
Pre-order the Super Mega Baseball 4 Ballpark Edition to receive three-day early access and three additional stadiums including Peril Point at launch, and Ciudad de Colores and Castillo Arena in July and August respectively.
Three-day early access is not available on Nintendo Switch. Pre-order offer for PS4™ and PS5 platforms only valid in the U.S. and Canada. Pre-order offer expires June 2, 2023. Redeem offer by May 30, 2023 to receive the full duration of the three-day early access period.