We already knew Sony’s beloved sports activities unique MLB The Present would release on “additional consoles” as early as 2021. At this time, Sony announced that MLB The Present 21 will launch on April twentieth on the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Sequence X / S.
That is the primary entry within the MLB The Present sequence that may launch on Microsoft’s dwelling consoles, however Sony isn’t simply providing the sport on the Xbox for the primary time. MLB The Present 21 may also assist full cross-platform development, cross-saves, and on-line multiplayer between PlayStation and Xbox consoles.
MLB The Present launches day and date on PS4 and PS5 with cross-platform play on @Xbox One and Xbox Sequence X|S
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) February 1, 2021
Much like different cross-gen titles like Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War, Madden NFL 21, and NBA 2K21, MLB The Present 21 will retail for various costs, relying on which model you purchase. If you happen to get the Normal Version on PS4 or Xbox One, it should price $60. On PS5 or Xbox Sequence X / S, it’ll price $70, although.
If you are going to buy the Normal Version on last-gen (PS4 or Xbox One) and improve to a next-gen console, you received’t be capable to improve your copy of the sport to the PS5 or Xbox Sequence X / S model. Nevertheless, Sony’s FAQ page revealed that in the event you purchase the Collector’s Version of MLB The Present 21 for Xbox or PlayStation, you’ll obtain each the present and next-gen variations of the sport. Presently, there’s no pricing on the Collector’s Version of the sport, however extra info will likely be introduced on February third.
MLB The Present 21 is a big win for Xbox house owners. Previously, in the event you needed a great baseball recreation, you wanted a PlayStation console to play one. In recent times, RBI Baseball served as an alternative choice to Xbox gamers, however by splitting its focus between arcade and simulation types, it is never been a true contender to MLB The Present.