Today, Electronic Arts Inc., EA SPORTS and Metalhead are excited to announce the worldwide launch of Super Mega Baseball 4, the latest installment in the critically acclaimed Super Mega Baseball™ series. Super Mega Baseball 4 offers new levels of excitement and authenticity with the addition of real baseball legends and visual lighthearted fun that fans have enjoyed throughout the franchise. Super Mega Baseball 4 is available for the first time on PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S, with cross-play in the Pennant Race and Online Leagues on all platforms, including Xbox One, PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch and PC via Steam®.
Super Mega Baseball 4 takes the beloved franchise to new heights, offering immersive and lively gameplay that stays true to the Super Mega Baseball franchise that players love. Featuring Baseball Hall of Famer David “Big Papi” Ortiz as Super Mega Baseball 4’s first-ever cover athlete, more than 200 larger-than-life baseball legends such as Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, Jose Bautista, Randy Johnson and more are ready to take the field with the beloved Super Mega League All-Stars experience.
“We are incredibly excited to launch Super Mega Baseball 4 together with EA SPORTS and bring the fun of visually breezy baseball to players around the world,” said Scott Drader, Studio Director and Senior Producer at Metalhead. “With exciting new features and content requested by the community, in-depth customization options and a host of notable baseball legends, we can’t wait for players to hit the ball over the fence!”
Super Mega Baseball 4 brings the most significant presentation upgrade in the history of the franchise. Every corner of the game looks better than ever before, replete with stunning graphics, improved player animations and stunning new stadiums. The game includes an array of new features in the base modes, such as Exhibition, Franchise, Pennant Race, Season and Online Leagues, including:
- Baseball Legends: More than 200 baseball legends are integrated into Super Mega Baseball 4, in addition to the beloved Super Mega Baseball. Play in a league of baseball legends with teams organized by era, or mix it up with Shuffle Draft, a new feature that allows you to drafte both Legends and Super Mega All-Stars to assemble a unique team.
- New platforms and cross-play: Super Mega Baseball 4 expands to PlayStation®5 and Xbox Series X|S, including cross-play in Pennant Race and Online Leagues on new platforms, as well as PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and PC.
- Top community requests: From improvements to Franchise Mode to the all-new Shuffle Draft feature inspired by deckbuilding, to expanded Player Traits and a new Team Chemistry system that adds a new layer of strategy
- Redesigned visuals: Experience authentic, cinematic baseball made possible by new cameras, cutscene animations and lighting that provide a lifelike environment in every stadium. Enhanced sound:
- New crowd sound effects, voice-over and foley provide a major upgrade in sound throughout the game, from home plate to the stands. In addition, players will be immersed in the sounds of baseball with an all-new soundtrack featuring licensed and original music.