Excerpt: Sony's MLB series has consistently been one of the better baseball games on the market. While MLB 08: The Show is yet another showing for the series, there are still a number of smaller, nagging issues that keep it from hitting a grand slam.
Summary: To deliver the closest experience possible, next to actually trying to make it in the Majors, MLB 08 The Show introduces a more immersive Road to The Show mode. As gamers attempt to make a starting line-up in the Big Leagues, playing on both offense and defense from a custom-created player's...
Excerpt: I don't think I'm alone when I say that barring a few examples, sports titles for the latest crop of consoles haven't exactly blown our socks off. It always seems as if there's some glaring problem that holds a game back.
Pros: Awesome graphics and animations., Near flawless gameplay., Road to the Show is fantastic.
Cons: Minor Graphical Bugs, Occasional in-game or stat glitches., Online Lag.
Excerpt: Name: MLB 08: The Show Genre: Baseball Simulator Platform: Playstation 3 Last year’s installment of Sony’s MLB simulator franchise, The Show , was a competent, if not spectacular offering that gave stat-hounds and fence-swingers alike something to hope for from the future.
Excerpt: I found last year's MLB 07: The Show to be a solid game of baseball, especially for one that was a first generation title. Sony did a good job of bringing over the core aspects of the series from the PlayStation 2, and onto the PlayStation 3.