Out of the Park Baseball 18 - officially licensed through MLB.com and the MLBPA - is the follow-up to Metacritic's PC Game of the Year 2016 and the ultimate baseball game! Guide your favorite MLB franchise to glory, play any historical season or create your own fictional baseball world.
Recent Reviews:
Very Positive (17) - 82% of the 17 user reviews in the last 30 days are positive.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (280) - 92% of the 280 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Mar 24, 2017

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August 11

OOTP 18 Maintenance Patch, Version 18.7.74 Available.

Hey folks!

We have decided to release a small maintenance patch for OOTP, bringing the version to 18.7.74.

Here is the changelist compared to version 18.7.72:
- Fixed issues with gmae log uploading in online leagues
- Fixed problems with auto-importing historical ballparks
- Fixed AI promoting international complex players on human teams

Cheers & have a good weekend!
Markus
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August 4

OOTP 18 Hotfix, Version 18.7.72 Available!

Update: The new build 18.7.72 is now available! It fixes an error with award icons missing from player profiles in new MLB standard games.

Hey folks!

Unfortunately, the last update introduced a few bugs which we could not tolerate, so we have decided to release a hotfix, version 18.7.72. Hopefully this is now the final final patch for OOTP 18. :)

Here is the changelist compared to version 18.7.69:
-Fixed error when generating history reports for some leagues
-Fixed case where a reliever may pinch hit for the wrong team
-Fixed roster violation warning when exporting team in an online league with no age limits
-Fixed players with an extension showing an opt-out in player salaries report
-Fixed display issue for certain batting stats (ie. BABIP and others) in player lists
-Misc other bug fixes

Cheers!
Markus
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About This Game

Out of the Park Baseball 18 - the follow-up to Metacritic's PC Game of the Year 2016 and officially licensed through MLB.com and the MLBPA - is a baseball fan's dream come true!

"OOTP is an astonishing accomplishment!" - Boston Red Sox Principal Owner John W. Henry

Step into the shoes of a GM and/or field manager to own the future or rewrite the past of your favorite real-world baseball franchise. Build the team the way you want to. Start a new career with your favorite 2017 MLB team or span through almost 150 years of baseball history and run any team from the past! You can even set up your own fictional baseball universe or compete in online leagues against other OOTP players. The possibilities in OOTP 18 are endless.

The brand new 2017 MLB roster set will include all projected Opening Day MLB rosters as well as the complete minor league system down to the rookie leagues and even future draft classes. Can the Chicago Cubs repeat as World Series winners, despite the loss of Aroldis Chapman and Dexter Fowler? Or did the Cleveland Indians' successful offseason set them up for at taking the World Series trophy home this year? Will the Boston Red Sox's rotation, anchored by Chris Sale and David Price, dominate in the AL East, or are the rebuilding Yankees already a contender? Which team will win the tight National League West Division, the powerhouse LA Dodgers, led by the best pitcher in baseball, Clayton Kershaw?

On top of this, 8 international leagues (Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia, Italy, The Netherlands, Mexico and Cuba) and several international and US independent leagues return to OOTP 18 with accurate and projected 2017 rosters.

Dive into the more hands-on management and set your team's lineups, pitching staffs, and in-game strategy. You can oversee your league at a high level, or play out each game, managing play by play or even pitch by pitch. OOTP players progress realistically over time. Build a team through the draft, or sign big free agents to put you over the top!

New Features in OOTP 18 include:

  • Experience a new game mode in OOTP 18: Challenge! This mode is available for newly created leagues (standard / historical / fictional) and adds a unique twist, along with new rewards, while playing OOTP. Your achievements are tracked in an (optional) online profile. Are you the best OOTP manager on the planet?
  • Improved 3D Mode & Game Highlight Reels. With even more ballpark detail than before and enhanced player animations, the 3D game mode in OOTP has taken another leap forward.
  • New Tournamanets & Fall Leagues. Set up your own national or international tournaments, choose from different tournament modes, and manage your favorite nation to international glory.
  • Historical Negro Leagues. With the help of Seamheads.com, our historical database experts have been able to add most Negro leagues seasons to the historical minor league feature of Out of the Park Baseball 18, including accurate rosters and player statistics.
  • Redesigned Injury System. Injuries in OOTP 18 has been reworked to be more realistic and interesting. A detailed injury history is tracked for players, the injury database has been enhanced, there are now nagging little long-term injuries, injuries to different body types have different long-term effects, and much more.
  • Team Promotion & Relegation Support. Create a challenging new league setup where teams fight for promotion and try to defend against relegation to a lower league level.
  • The ability to retain player salaries in trades.
  • Improved AI throughout the game, for a more challenging experience than ever.
  • Beautiful new interface design with three different skins.
  • Many 2017 CBA rule changes are incorporated in modern MLB games
  • Improved player morale / team chemistry system
  • Improved player creation & development system
  • Improved game recaps, enhanced play-by-play text and league news
  • And much more...

    Out of the Park Baseball 18 is here. Greatness has no boundaries!

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System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Vista/Win7/Win8.x/Win10
    • Processor: Intel or AMD, 32 bit or 64 bit
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Vista/Win7/Win8.x/Win10
    • Processor: Intel or AMD, 32 bit or 64 bit
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: maxOS 10.8 or higher
    • Processor: Intel CPU
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: maxOS 10.8 or higher
    • Processor: Intel CPU
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: 64-bit Linux OS
    • Processor: Intel or AMD, 64 bit
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: 64-bit Linux OS
    • Processor: Intel or AMD, 64 bit
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: OpenGL 1.4 or newer
    • Storage: 5 GB available space
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