Tag Archives: baseball

Another year, another Power Pros. This time they’ve ditched numbering the sequels in their own way and are doing the standard sports thing of naming it after the year. It mostly feels the same, although fielding feels and looks more natural. It has…

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For All-Star Baseball 2000, I noted that the CPU didn’t seem way too good, a rare thing for a baseball game on N64. This seems to revery back to the unbeatable (to me) CPU players. Hitting the ball is once again incredibly hard…

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This is the second Ken Griffey Jr. game form Angel Studios and Nintendo. While Major League Baseball Featuring Ken Griffey Jr. wasn’t very good, it at least had some unique aspects, with a more arcade-like gameplay that was extremely quick. Slugfest, however, is…

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Bottom of the 9th feels like an early third party N64 game. It looks and feels incredibly basic. The N64 has had an ungodly amount of baseball games by this point, yet Bottom of the 9th feels like it should have been the…

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With the many N64 baseball games, I now have a routine: start a game, try batting, fail, start again, repeat a few times until I hit the ball, watch the CPU catch it every time, try pitching, CPU hits nowhere near my places,…

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I’m not really sure what else I can say about this franchise – it was a yearly release in Japan and the core gameplay never really seemed to change much. One thing that does seem new in this version is a kind of…

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Yet another company trying their hand at a baseball game, although this series had already been on the PlayStation (some reviewers pointed out that this is based on Triple Play 99 on PlayStation, rather than 2000). This baseball game does stand out from…

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King of Pro Baseball 2 feels a lot more stable and smooth than the first game. Hitting the ball seems much more reliable, due to better markers showing the patch of the ball. Not that it makes much difference, as the computer will…

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Not knowing the name Mike Piazza, the name made me think of bowling. Unfortunately, this is another baseball game, and by far the worst one so far on the N64. It’s definitely not helped by the horrific and extremely ugly graphics, either. In…

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With this being published by Nintendo, you would hope for a fun and solid portrayal of Baseball, similar to how NBA Courtside did the same for Basketball. Unfortunately, while this does go for a more arcade-style format, it’s rather clunky and messy by…

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