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2K Sports Announces Major League Baseball® 2K8 Has Gone Gold

Let’s play ball! 2K Sports today announced that the highly anticipated baseball simulation title, Major League Baseball? 2K8, has gone gold and is now ready for production for Xbox 360? video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION?3 computer entertainment system, PlayStation?2 computer entertainment system, PSP? (PlayStation?Portable) system, and Wii™ home video game system. Available on March 4th in retail stores nationwide, Major League Baseball 2K8 offers dedicated fans the opportunity to enjoy exciting and expanded features to provide the most fun and realistic baseball simulation experience available.

Major League Baseball 2K8 will revolutionize player control this year with brand-new pitching, fielding and baserunning, as well as a completely overhauled batting interface. To bring fans closer to the action than ever before, Major League Baseball 2K8 features authentic Major League Baseball and Minor League™ stadiums that have been completely redesigned for accuracy, complete with the detail and specific architecture of each ballpark and city.

Jon Miller and Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, the best announcing duo in baseball video games, are back in the booth to deliver the deepest commentary available, providing insightful analysis of each ball and strike. Other in-game features include a totally unique trading card system, robust Minor League system including 90 playable minor league teams, all-new Signature Style™ animations complete with home run celebrations, and much more.

Major League Baseball 2K8, rated E for Everyone by the ESRB, will be available in retail stores March 4, 2008, for Xbox 360, PLAYSTATION 3, PlayStation 2, PSP (PlayStation Portable), and Wii.

For more information about Major League Baseball 2K8, please visit www.2Ksports.com.



Bryan Lam

2K Sports

(415) 507-7767


Katie Pagliara

Access Communications for 2K Sports

(917) 522-3531


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