Excerpt: MLB Slugfest 20-04 is baseball with an edge. Fast paced, exciting and downright hilarious, Slugfest makes the most of making the most insane baseball game on the market. Everything from walk-ups to the plate to the play-by-play is over the top.
Excerpt: In the crowded video baseball game market, everyone strives to provide the most realistic baseball experience. Well, almost everyone. MLB Slugfest 20-04 instead goes for an over-the-top, arcade experience that yields plenty of hits and lots of high-scoring games. It's a throwback to the old days of baseball video games, and a fun alternative to the more sim-focused games.
Excerpt: If you placed MLB Slugfest 2004 next to its close cousins like Blitz and Hitz , you'll notice a striking similarity between their looks. The only differences will be the locales, and whatever equipment the players happen to be wearing at the time. Despite its almost clone-like appearance, Slugfest delivers the same pleasing visuals and special effects that were so common in the other extreme sports titles. The audio, on the other hand, is lacking in more than one area.
Excerpt: Just a little under a year ago Midway released their first arcade-style baseball title--MLB SlugFest. In its sophomore release, Midway tries to add several new elements to the game. These new elements--along with the core gameplay that already exists make this one of the best baseball titles of the year.
Excerpt: Midway is at it again with MLB Slugfest 20-04. An over-the-top, extreme form of baseball. For those who don't know, Midway jumped into the foray of baseball games last year with MLB Slugfest 20-03.