28 Jan 2021 7:50 AM +00:00

Will MLB The Show 21 be on Xbox One? - Crossplay, Exlusivity, Next Gen & more

MLB The Show 21 will be the first major sports game of 2021, and that means San Diego Studio have a lot of pressure to impress.

We expect MLB The Show 21 will be a huge leap forward on current and next gen alike, but players are wondering if the series will remain a PlayStation exclusive.

So will MLB The Show 21 be on Xbox One?

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MLB The Show 21

MLB The Show 21 is expected to arrive sometime around late March if previous releases are anything to go on. Developers San Diego Studio have given players something to look forward to, however, with a big announcement coming in February.

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WILL IT BE A HOME RUN?: Fans have high expectations for MLB The Show 21

With MLB The Show's exclusivity seemingly coming to an end in the near future - this announcement could be a reveal that MLB The Show 21 will also be playable on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and PC.

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But while fans are hopeful, MLB The Show 21 was recently rated for PS4 and PS5 in Brazil, but no other platforms.

Will MLB The Show 21 be on Xbox One?

While everything seems to be lining up with the timeline of MLB The Show's PlayStation exclusivity coming to an end in the near future and a major announcement coming next month, things aren't looking great.

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MAYBE NEXT TIME: With MLB The Show 21 being rated in Brazil for PlayStation versions only, the writing may already be on the wall

Despite the timing, the ratings situation means that it could be yet another game before players can enjoy MLB The Show on Xbox and Nintendo consoles along with PC.

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MLB The Show 21 Crossplay

If MLB The Show 21 is the first in years to break the PlayStation exclusivity, we expect crossplay will finally be a possibility.

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COMPETITION: Crossplay would mean more players to compete with in Diamond Dynasty

This will enable players from all console families to play MLB The Show 21 together, which will also expand the player pool for Diamond Dynasty.

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