With Major League Baseball’s All-Star game set to take place this week, Sony has discounted its professional baseball game, MLB The Show 17, and announced a new version of the game themed around the All-Star game.
Starting with the price drop, MLB The Show 17’s standard edition is now available for $40, while the Digital Deluxe Edition can be had for $80.
As for the new All-Star edition, this replaces the MVP edition. The $50 game comes with everything in the MVP edition in addition to the Diamond Dynast Jump Start Pack. You also get 31 PS4 themes, 5,000 Stubs, and more. Here is a full rundown.
MLB The Show 17 All-Star Edition Includes:
- 5,000 Stubs
- Gold Season Starter Pack (includes Mission Starter for Gold Item)
- 1 Sponsor Pack
- 10 Standard Packs
- 31 PS4 Themes
- Diamond Dynasty Jump Start Pack
The Jump Start Pack includes the following:
- 1 All-Star Flashback or Legend
- 2 guaranteed Mission Starter Players
- 1 guaranteed Gold Flashback or Legend that opens up a Mission for a Diamond player reward
- 1 guaranteed Silver Flashback or Legend that opens up a Mission for a Gold player reward
- 22 guaranteed Silver players
The actual 2017 MLB All-Star game takes place on Tuesday, July 11 in Miami. You can read and learn more about the match-up here on GameSpot sister site CBS Sports.
GameSpot’s MLB The Show 17 review scored the game an 8/10. “This is America’s National Pastime at its best,” reviewer Richard Wakeling said.