MLBAM also announced plans to update the game "later this summer." The update will bring a new competitive multiplayer mode and a "special alumni pack" for all console versions of the game. The pack will add "60 former Major League stars from the earliest days of the RBI Baseball brand" to RBI 14.
First announced in early January, RBI 14 is an arcade-style baseball game with unlockable retro jerseys and a simple two-button control scheme. Along with iOS and Android, the next-gen versions of the game will receive updated rosters to reflect roster changes this year, such as Emilio Bonifacio (Chicaco Cubs), Brandon Hicks (San Francisco Giants), Masahiro Tanaka (New York Yankees) and Jose Abreu (Chicago White Sox). It will cost $19.99 on Xbox One and PS4.
#RBI14 available next week for PlayStation®4 and Xbox One;
Game updates rosters and will debut multi-player for consoles this summer
NEW YORK, June 17, 2014 – R.B.I. Baseball 14, the first console video game developed by
MLBAM, will be available on Tuesday, June 24, for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment
system and via ID@Xbox on Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from
MLBAM, which earlier this spring delivered a re-imagined, true-to-its-roots version of the iconic
video game brand to iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android smartphones and tablets as well as
console platforms PlayStation®3 and Xbox 360, also will introduce a host of updated features later
this summer. Among those will be a competitive multi-player mode and a special alumni pack
across for current and next gen consoles. The latter will allow gamers to add 60 former Major
League stars from the earliest days of the R.B.I. Baseball brand.
In addition, R.B.I. Baseball 14 on next gen consoles and supported iOS and Android mobile
devices will have updated rosters to include players such as Jose Abreu (White Sox), Emilio
Bonifacio (Cubs), Brandon Hicks (Giants), Mark Reynolds (Brewers), Jonathan Schoop (Orioles)
and Masahiro Tanaka (Yankees).
R.B.I. Baseball 14 is available from the Xbox Games Store, published by Majesco Entertainment
Company for Xbox 360 and Xbox One and the PlayStation®Store for the one-time price of $19.99.
The mobile game is available for $4.99 from the App Store on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad and
Google Play. For more information, please visit rbigame.com and follow @RBIGame.
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