Last year at this time we got surprise news that MLB 2K was returning for one more year.

Last year at this time we got surprise news that MLB 2K was returning for one more year. Don't count on it this year. The series' Facebook page and official forums were wiped from existence, and all PC versions are gone from Steam, notes Pasta Padre. A statement from 2K Sports confirms the series' widely anticipated… »1/06/14 4:15pm1/06/14 4:15pm


Oh, By the Way, Don't Count on a Curtain Call for Video Games' MVP

Getting an Internet signal inside LA's Orpheum Theater is always a crapshoot. For years, it's been both a daydream and a nightmare that I'd be liveblogging Electronic Arts' E3 keynote as Andrew Wilson or Peter Moore finished EA Sports' segment and then, pretending to forget something, turned and said, "Oh, by the… »6/02/13 6:00pm6/02/13 6:00pm

MLB 2K13's Million Dollar Challenge Fixes Exploit That Tarnished Last Year's Contest

MLB 2K13 has been blasted for being little more than a re-skinned edition of last year's game, but 2K Sports did correct one of its most glaring exploits, at least—the means of altering an opponent's lineup during a Million Dollar Challenge game to better your chances of throwing a perfect game and winning a huge cash… »4/01/13 12:30pm4/01/13 12:30pm

Look, Just Forget About a Baseball Game on the Xbox 360 Next Year

The long, slow goodbye to Major League Baseball 2K has been widely expected for more than a year. Gamers therefore assumed that EA Sports—frankly the only publisher with shoulders broad enough to take on this kind of a job right now—would jump back in with MVP Baseball (pictured). You can forget about that happening… »6/06/12 3:00pm6/06/12 3:00pm

A Terrible Decision Created MLB 2K—But It Also Brought Us BioShock

The mythology built up around Major League Baseball 2K »5/23/12 6:01pm5/23/12 6:01pm is that the game could not do anything right. Eight-figure losses and terrible review scores every year are, yes, terminal deficiencies. But its pitching and hitting mechanisms forced the dominant to respond with weak revisions to its controls, and MLB Today—when…

Eight Men In: Cheating Tarnishes Everyone in 2K Sports' Million-Dollar Scandal

When Phil Humber threw the 21st perfect game in Major League Baseball history two weeks ago, he didn't get to choose the batters he faced. When Dallas Braden threw a perfect game on an emotional Mother's Day in 2010, against the winningest team never to put a runner on base, he didn't stock the heart of its order with… »5/06/12 4:00pm5/06/12 4:00pm