The Bigs

The Bigs

Baseball fanatics looking for a different take on America's pastime should play The Bigs, an over the top arcade sports game featuring amazing plays, super buff players and expertly modeled ball parks. The easy pick up and play controls allow almost everyone the opportunity to blast a homerun or, if they press buttons fast enough, enter a combo that enables the outfielder to leap 20 feet into the air to make the grab. In addition, players hoard points, the goal to unleash special maneuvers on their opponents. With that being said, the game remains true to the sport (sort of) and the same rules still apply. With a fun Career Mode, online play and an incredibly addictive mini game (Homerun Pinball) round out this enjoyable package that, although it cannot compete against the much deeper MLB 2K franchise, deserves some playtime, if for nothing else than to rob someone of a game winning grand slam.

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