29 Apr 2021 4:04 PM +00:00

The true MLB The Show 21 experience comes on PS5

MLB The Show 21 is out now on all platforms, and that includes bursting onto the next gen scene with the PS5.

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We've got everything you need to know about MLB The Show 21 on PS5, what exclusive features you can expect, and more.

Latest - Diamond Dynasty adds new content

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If you've already been enjoying and tackling Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 21, the arrival of new content has already begun.

The new 1st Inning Player Program for Huston Street is now live, giving players a shot at a powerful closing pitcher to boost their Ultimate Team.

There's also a new Conquest map, and you can find both Conquest tips and a guide to all the hidden rewards in various maps here.

MLB The Show 21 PS5 Price

If you've been one of the lucky few able to snag a PS5 for the premium console's price, you'll also be paying a premium for games on it.

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BLINDED BY THE PRICE: You won't get a discount on PS5

MLB The Show 21 is available now on PS5, and the Standard Edition will cost players $69.99, the Jackie Robinson Edition is $84.99, and the Digital Deluxe Edition is $99.99.

Fortunately, the process is simplified, and you can visit the PlayStation Store here to purchase any edition of MLB The Show 21.

MLB The Show 21 PS5 Editions

There are three different editions of MLB The Show 21 on PS5, and which one you choose will determine what kind of starting bonuses you receive.

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DIVE FOR IT: Take the leap and choose which edition is right for you

While the non-standard editions will cost you extra, you'll be off to a much better start in the Ultimate Team mode known as Diamond Dynasty.

Each non-standard edition also comes with a Ballplayer Equipment Pack, which will give players a headstart on their Ballplayer in both Road to the Show and Diamond Dynasty.

For MLB The Show 21 Standard Edition on Xbox Series X|S, the rewards include the following:

  • 5000 Stubs
  • 10 The Show Packs
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For MLB The Show 21 Jackie Robinson Edition on Xbox Series X|S, the rewards include the following:

  • Jackie Robinson bat skin
  • 1 Diamond Choice pack
  • 2 Gold Choice packs
  • 1 Ballplayer Equipment pack
  • 10 The Show packs
  • 10K Stubs
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For MLB The Show 21 Digital Deluxe Edition on Xbox Series X|S, the rewards include the following:

  • Jackie Robinson bat skin
  • 2 Diamond Choice packs
  • 5 Gold Choice packs
  • 1 Ballplayer Equipment pack
  • 10 The Show packs
  • 25K Stubs
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Stadium Creator & Haptic Feedback

On top of the obvious graphic improvements that are seen on next gen, MLB The Show 21 takes it a bit further by truly taking full advantage of the technology that's available.

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HOME RUN - Only on Next Gen can you create this winter masterpiece

Stadium Creator is a brand new next gen-exclusive mode that's only available in the PS5 and Xbox Series X|S versions of the game.

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You can find more details here about Stadium Creator and all of the game modes in MLB The Show 21 that creations can be used in.

MLB The Show 21 also utilizes the haptic feedback of PS5 controllers, particularly when batters make hard contact on a swing or if you make a big catch in the outfield.

You'll even get to feel the difference between a left and right-handed player, and the kind of slide you choose when trying to reach the plate.