28 Apr 2021 8:36 PM +00:00

MLB The Show 21 lands on Xbox One for the first time

MLB The Show 21 is out now on Xbox One, and the debut on new platforms has brought many new players off the bench.

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We've got all the details you need about MLB The Show 21 on Xbox One, including price, editions, Xbox Game Pass, crossplay, cross platform progression, and more.

Latest - Server issues plague Xbox launch

If you've been trying to play MLB The Show 21 online and dive into Diamond Dynasty, you're likely one of many that's faced server issues.

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From Early Access to initial launch on the game's release date and after, MLB The Show 21 servers have been down very often since the game went live.

Fortunately, Sony San Diego has been on top of the issue and working to resolve server troubles when they arise while keeping fans updated through the official MLB The Show Twitter account.

MLB The Show 21 Xbox One Price

MLB The Show 21 has come to Xbox One for the first time ever thanks to the series breaking away from PlayStation exclusivity.

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EXCLUSIVE NO MORE: MLB The Show 21 has now debuted on Xbox

Players will have to pay $59.99 for the Standard Edition, $84.99 for the Jackie Robinson Edition, and $99.99 for the Digital Deluxe Edition of MLB The Show 21.

However, there is a cheaper option for anyone on Xbox One who happens to be an Xbox Game Pass subscriber...

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Download now on Xbox Game Pass

If you're still on the fence about leaping off the bench and into the game for MLB The Show 21, doing that has never been easier thanks to Xbox Game Pass.

MLB The Show 21 is already available on Game Pass, and went on the service at launch, which means subscribers can download and start playing right now.

If you are looking for help as you open up Road to the Show for the first time, our guide with tips for beginners can get you ready for the Major Leagues.

MLB The Show 21 Xbox One Editions

MLB The Show 21 is available now on Xbox One, and there are a few different editions that players can choose from.

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TAKE YOUR PICK: Players have multiple editions to choose from

Even without the pre order bonus of Early Access, you can still get some big rewards if you choose to purchase MLB The Show 21 for Xbox One.

On top of the rewards noted below, the Jackie Robinson Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition of MLB The Show 21 will come with both the physical disc for Xbox One and a digital download for Xbox Series X|S.

For MLB The Show 21 Standard Edition on Xbox One, the rewards include the following:

  • 5000 Stubs
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You can buy the Standard Edition on Xbox One here.

For MLB The Show 21 Jackie Robinson Edition on Xbox One, 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
  • Double daily login rewards
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You can buy the Jackie Robinson Edition on Xbox One here.

For MLB The Show 21 Digital Deluxe Edition on Xbox One, 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
  • Double daily login rewards
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You can buy the Digital Deluxe Edition on Xbox one here.

MLB The Show 21 Review

With MLB The Show 21 out now on Xbox One, there's still going to be some fans on the fence about whether to give it a shot.

If you're looking for some guidance on whether it's worth buying, you can check out the official Gfinity review of MLB The Show 21 here.

Crossplay & Cross Platform Progression

MLB The Show 21 aimed to improve several aspects of the game across the board, but it's also the first major sports title to bring crossplay into the mix.

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CHALLENGE EVERYONE: Platforms won't stop you from taking on friends

That means you can play with or against your friends in MLB The Show 21 without having to worry about them being on the same platform as you.

The game also has cross platform progression, which means you can carry your save files over should you later decide to play the game on PS4, Xbox Series X|S, or PS5.

You can follow our guide here to link your accounts and ensure your save files are available on other platforms.