Sequel to PC Gamers 2007 PC Sports Game of the Year and Metacritics PC Game of the Year 2007.
The game lets you do almost anything a real life general manager can do to guide a baseball team to glory. Set your line-ups. Replace that aging veteran with a rookie from your minor leagues. Put your injured starter on the disabled list and scout the waiver wire for someone to fill that roster spot. Put that disgruntled star heading for free agency on the trade block, and see what shakes out. The game has no limits, you can guide your team into the infinite future.
But it does not end in the front office! OOTP 9 lets you call every play from the dugout, you also have total control over your team on the diamond.
Start a league with 2008 major league rosters and real players down to the rookie leagues. Create your own fictional baseball universe. Use real-world historical teams and players. Replay the entire history of baseball, from 1871 to 2007. Replay any historical year with stunning statistical accuracy. Compete with other human players in an online league.
No baseball simulation on the planet offers you this much flexibility and this much fun. Ideal for major league, historical, fictional, and online fans alike no game does it better, or even comes close.
- Manage your own baseball franchise
- Start a career with 2008 major league rosters including full minor leagues, fictional leagues, any league in the history of baseball (1871 2007) or any combination you can imagine
- Guide your team into the infinite future, the game features the most realistic player development & aging engine ever
- The most realistic and accurate baseball simulation engine available
- Keeps thousands of stats per player, team and league
- Draft amateurs, sign free agents, negotiate extensions, work out trades or even fire your hitting coach when your team is batting .230 in May
- Customizable financial system and league rules, i.e. waivers, 40-man roster, trade deadline, age and foreigner restrictions
- Scouting and coaching staff at your disposal
- Save your most exciting games as replays and share them with your friends or the thriving OOTP community
- Complete scouting reports for every player
- Create or join an online league
- Creates fictional player photos utilizing the FaceGen engine
- Generates a complete website of your baseball league, including stunningly detailed history sections
- Slick intuitive interface, featuring 3 different skins