MLB The Show 21

MLB The Show 21 (PS5)


PlayStation 5
Sony Interactive Entertainment
SIE San Diego Studio


Game Rating

User Ratings: 27

Our Review: 7/10


Number of Players
Simulation, Sports
Release Date

PlayStation 5

  • US 20th Apr 2021
  • EU 20th Apr 2021
MLB The Show
Baseball, MLB, Online, Multiplayer
Controller Support
Feature Support
4K, HDR, 60fps
Official Site
Also Available On
PS4, Xbox Series X|S

Screenshots (7)

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MLB The Show 21 Guides

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: Best Ballplayer Loadouts

    The best Archetypes and Perks for your Ballplayer

    What are the best Ballplayer loadouts in MLB The Show 21? This year's release sees the unification of Road to the Show and Diamond Dynasty, allowing you to progress your Ballplayer whichever mode you play. As a result, you're required to build loadouts to tailor your player to the style you want...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: How to Upgrade Your Ballplayer and Unlock Perks

    Increase your Ballplayer's attributes across different positions

    How do you upgrade your Ballplayer and unlock Perks in MLB The Show 21? The new Ballplayer format is at the heart of Sony San Diego's baseball simulation this year, allowing you to use your created player both offline in Road to the Show and online in Diamond Dynasty (See Also: MLB The...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21 Guide: Tips, Tricks, and Advice

    Your ultimate MLB The Show 21 resource

    MLB The Show 21 is a baseball simulation developed by Sony San Diego, inspired by the 2021 season of Major League Baseball. Available on PlayStation 5 and PS4, in addition to Xbox Series X|S and Xbox One, it's the first instalment in the franchise to release on next-gen consoles. In this MLB The Show 21 guide,...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: How to Hit the Ball Better

    Hit more home runs in MLB The Show 21

    How do you hit the ball better in MLB The Show 21? Hitting the ball effectively is the most important technique in baseball, as you'll struggle to score runs if you can't put the ball in play. It's obviously worth remembering that even the best players in the world struggle to hit the ball, but with that in...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: How to Earn Stubs without Spending Money

    Increase the amount of Stubs you make in MLB The Show 21

    How do you earn Stubs without spending money in MLB The Show 21? Stubs are a universal currency used to purchase MLB Players, Perks, Equipment, Sponsorships, and much more in Sony San Diego's baseball simulation. Stubs can also be used to purchase The Show Packs from The Show Shop in Diamond...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: Programs Explained and How to Advance Them

    Maximise your rewards in MLB The Show 21

    What are Programs and how do you advance them in MLB The Show 21? The best way to think of Programs is that they are similar to Battle Passes you find in titles like Fortnite and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. As you achieve different tiers in each Program, you'll unlock rewards, like The Show Packs and...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: How to Win at Conquest

    Steal territories, attack your rivals, and win rewards

    How do you win at Conquest in MLB The Show 21? Conquest is one of Diamond Dynasty's flagship single player modes, and it works a little like the board game RISK, where you must conquer territories in order to increase the size of your fanbase and defeat rival teams. There are many Conquest maps...

  • Guide MLB The Show 21: Where to Start in Diamond Dynasty

    How to begin building your team in Diamond Dynasty

    Where do you start in Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 21? Diamond Dynasty is MLB The Show's flagship mode, and is best compared to Ultimate Team in FIFA 21 and MyTeam in NBA 2K21. In it, you'll collect MLB Players to improve your roster, which you can then use to compete both online and offline. The...

About The Game

Welcome to MLB® The Show™ 21.

Experience faster, deeper and more intense moment-to-moment match action on the baseball field in this year's MLB® The Show™ 21 from San Diego Studio. Play a variety of game modes for all your rookie players and returning seasoned vets.