2K SPORTS ANNOUNCES MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2K6 FOR PSP SYSTEM NOW AVAILABLE
NEW YORK, NY â April 18, 2006 â 2K Sports, a publishing label of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO), announced today that Major League BaseballÂ® 2K6 for PSPâ¢ (PlayStationÂ®Portable) system is now available in stores across North America.
âWe are thrilled to bring Major League Baseball 2K6, the most authentic and feature-rich MLBÂ® video game available, to the PSP system,â stated Greg Thomas, president of Visual Concepts, a 2K Sports studio. âBaseball fans will now be able to have the ultimate MLB experience wherever they go. Not only will gamers enjoy a bevy of exciting features found in the other versions of the game, but a PSP system-exclusive Home Run Derby Career Mode as well.â
Major League Baseball 2K6 for the PSP system incorporates many of the features included in the console versions, such as A.I. powered by Inside Edgeâ¢ technology; intuitive Swing Stickâ¢ control; the all-new Payoff Pitchingâ¢ system; World Baseball Classic Mode; and commentary from Jon Miller and Hall of Fame legend Joe Morgan. In addition to these stellar features, Major League Baseball 2K6 for the PSP system debuts the PSP system-exclusive Home Run Derby Mode, a tag team-style hitting match, pitting gamers against the best sluggers in baseball to achieve home run career supremacy. Lastly, online play â both ad-hoc and infrastructure â are supported to deliver seamless online play on the go.
Major League Baseball 2K6 is rated âEâ for Everyone and is the only officially licensed Major League Baseball video game that will be available on every major gaming console, including Xbox 360â¢ and XboxÂ® video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, the PlayStationÂ®2 computer entertainment system, PSPâ¢ (PlayStationÂ®Portable) system, and the Nintendo GameCubeâ¢. The PSP system version is available now for a suggested retail price of $39.99; with the Xbox 360 version available for $59.99; and the PlayStation 2 and Xbox titles available for $39.99.
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