MLB® The Show™ 22

Released 05/04/2022
  • PS Plus required for online play
  • In-game purchases optional
  • Vibration function required
  • Trigger effect required
  • Supports up to 8 online players with PS Plus
  • Online play optional
  • 1 - 4 players
  • Remote Play supported
MLB® The Show™ 22 game overview

Every pitch. Every hit. Every win. Make your mark and Own The Show™.

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.

*PS Plus subscription required for online multiplayer.

MLB® The Show™ 22 key features

  • Create and use multiple Ballplayers beyond your Road to the Show personalized Baseball RPG experience, and customize your Ballplayers to aid in your progression. 
  • Diamond Dynasty is back and better than ever! Play, collect and build on your fantasy card collection and bring it to life on the diamond.* Try the new Mini Seasons mode, where each season brings new challenges as you face off against a new set of competition! 
  • Face your friends with cross-platform play.** With cross-progression, continue your progress and earn and use content on other console platforms.***
  • Stepping up to the plate for the first time? Tailor your experience with gameplay styles and two new difficulty settings to help you get the hang of the basics. 
  • Play March to October in your style with updated mode tools to utilize custom uniforms, logos and created stadiums.
  • Live out your dream Baseball matchups with new Legends joining the diamond.

*Internet connection required to redeem awards.
**PS Plus subscription required for online multiplayer.
***Requires other console game version. Sold separately.

Cover star

How cover star Shohei Ohtani changed baseball – and MLB® The Show™ – forever.

A once-in-a-generation player, meet the face of baseball and MLB® The Show™ 22.


PS5™ features

  • New Stadium Creator additions: Build your dream ballpark with a streamlined user interface and enjoy night games in your stadium.

  • Seamless performance: Lose yourself in the moment with smooth, targeted 60fps gameplay.

  • 4K resolution: Experience the drama and excitement of gameday in crisp, dynamic 4K resolution.*

  • Haptic feedback: Feel the impact of every hit, catch and collision through the DualSense™ wireless controller’s immersive sensory feedback.

  • Tempest 3D AudioTech: Hear the roar of the crowd, shouts of your teammates and in-game sound effects in 360 degrees.**

*Dynamic 4K and HDR require a compatible 4K and HDR TV or display.
**3D audio via built-in TV speakers or analog/USB stereo headphones.

MLB® The Show™ 22 FAQs

MLB® The Show™ 22  is now available for pre-order and will be released on April 5, 2022. Pre-order yours now.

Yes, MLB® The Show™ 22 will have cross-platform play.  It requires other console game version, sold separately.

Yes, MLB® The Show™ 22 will be available for both PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 consoles.

PS4, PS5
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*Dynamic 4K and HDR require a compatible 4K and HDR TV or display.
**3D audio via built-in TV speakers or analog/USB stereo headphones.

Stubs™ purchased on one game platform are not transferable to another.

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