- Number of Players
- 2 (6 Player Online)
- Release Date
- 5th Apr 2022
- 5th Apr 2022
- Also Available On
- Controller Support
- Feature Support
- Official Site
Diamond in the rough
For those who’ve spent the past year embedded in MLB The Show 21’s bullpen, Sony San Diego Studio’s slight but specific improvements in MLB The Show 22 will be welcome. This is an annual instalment where one of its headline tweaks includes adjustments to trade logic, preventing teams from swapping their star players for...
Your ultimate MLB The Show 22 handbook
MLB The Show 22 is the latest baseball simulation by PlayStation Studios developer Sony San Diego Studio, inspired and influenced by the 2022 season of Major League Baseball, which will run from 7th April, 2022 through 5th October, 2022. The game is available on the PlayStation 5 and PS4, in addition to the...
Make the most of your at bats and score more home runs
How do you hit the ball better in MLB The Show 22? 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, and...
Increase your Ballplayer's ratings and performance
How do you improve your Ballplayer in Road to the Show and Diamond Dynasty in MLB The Show 22? The Ballplayer format introduced in MLB The Show 21 has been upgraded in Sony San Diego Studio's baseball simulation this year, allowing you to create multiple different players for use in Road to the Show...
The best Archetypes and Perks for your Ballplayer
What are the best Ballplayer Loadouts and perks in MLB The Show 22? This year's release allows you to create multiple Ballplayers, which can be used in Road to the Show and Diamond Dynasty. You can tailor your
Maximise your income in Diamond Dynasty and beyond
How do you earn Stubs without spending real money in MLB The Show 22? Stubs are a universal currency used to purchase MLB Players, Perks, Equipment, Sponsorships, and much more in Sony San Diego Studio's baseball simulation. Stubs can also be used to purchase The Show Packs from The Show Shop in
Maximise your rewards in MLB The Show 22
What are Programs and how do you progress them in MLB The Show 22? The best way to think of Programs is that they are similar to Battle Passes you find in titles like Fortnite and Apex Legends. As you achieve different tiers in each Program, you'll unlock rewards, like The Show Packs and
Steal territories, attack your rivals, and win rewards
How do you win at Conquest in MLB The Show 22? 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...
With the Major League Baseball season officially underway, Sony San Diego Studio has something original for MLB The Show 22 up its sleeve. Rather than leave its basic, Live Series cards to rot, it’s dreamed up a new initiative for Diamond Dynasty: Supercharged Players. Basically, throughout the season, the developer will be keeping a...
Will take you a couple of hours
If you ignore the games that exist purely for easy Trophies, like My Name Is Mayo and Mr Massagy, then MLB The Show 22 looks to have one of the simplest Platinums on PlayStation 5 and PS4. The trinkets, which leaked ahead of the title’s release overnight, include Gold gongs such as “Promote to Rookie pitching...
Call it as you see it
Take note EA Sports and FIFA: this is how you change your game’s commentary team. MLB The Show 22 is adding brand new commentary this year, provided by Jon ‘Boog’ Sciambi and Chris Singleton. The duo recorded across 128 sessions for a total of 350 hours, adding 45,000 brand new lines of commentary to the game. But the...
Will you Show up?
Fancy taking an early look at MLB The Show 22? As is the case every year, Sony San Diego Studio is running a technical test right now across all platforms – including the Nintendo Switch – meaning you can try out this year’s game early. It’s worth noting that this is an unfinished build, so don’t expect all of the...
Friends and family get to step out of the bullpen
With the game announced, it’s time for Sony San Diego Studio to dig into some of the features you can expect to find in MLB The Show 22 when it releases on 5th April. First up: online competitive co-op for teams of two or three. For the first time ever, you’ll be able to team up in either Play...
You probably didn’t need a gameplay trailer to picture what MLB The Show 22 will look like on the PlayStation 5, but here’s a cinematic clip ahead of the baseball sim’s 5th April release date. We were a little disappointed with the visual upgrade in last year’s game, and in truth this looks like more of the same, although we’ll...
Wow, wow, wow! This has got to be one of the greatest steelbooks ever made, right? Sony has, as promised, announced the MLB The Show 22 Collector’s Edition, and we reckon even non-baseball fans will be able to appreciate this one. Inspired by cover star Shohei Ohtani’s love of manga and anime, San Diego Studio has partnered with legendary...
Sony San Diego Studio hasn’t revealed too much about the improvements we can expect in MLB The Show 22, which will launch 5th April on PlayStation 5 and PS4. However, pre-orders for the new-gen version on the PS Store do confirm some tantalising new details, including the return of Stadium Creator. Once again, this will be exclusive to PS5...
Also coming to Nintendo Switch
After the record-breaking MLB The Show 21, first-party team Sony San Diego Studio will add an additional platform to MLB The Show 22’s roster, as the series is set to make its Nintendo Switch debut. The game – officially due out on PlayStation 5, PS4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch on 5th April –...
Who will it be?
It’s that time again? Holy crap, it really is that time again! It doesn’t feel like five minutes since MLB The Show 21 launched, but a new baseball season is upon us, and that means another dinger from Sony’s San Diego Studio is right around the corner. In fact, the MLB The Show 22 cover athlete will be revealed on 31st January...
With the all-new MLB® The Show™, there are more ways than ever for gamers to play. Craft the perfect team, round up your friends to see who’s champion of the couch or online, or spend an evening raking in homers as you progress your career to the big leagues in Road to the Show.
Unleash your creativity with your created Ballplayer and go for glory in the new and improved Diamond Dynasty. Play solo offline or online* against others with your custom squad to test your skills and become king of the diamond. Try the new Mini Seasons mode, where each season brings new challenges as you face off against new competition!
Get the next-generation MLB The Show experience when you play on PlayStation®5 consoles, including the return of Stadium Creator mode.