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Baseball Superstars 2012

Baseball Superstars 2012 is the latest in a series of free to play sports apps, developed for the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad by Gamevil Inc. During this review, I played the application on my iPhone 4S and soon found out that it has 2 options for play. The first puts you in the hot seat by having you take on the role of a baseball team manager who is attempting to take their team all the way to the top of the league. The second play option is based around you assuming the role of a rookie player who is trying to make a name for themselves within the sport. Both options are entirely free to play, so don’t expect to be surprised by that dreaded issue that often comes up in modern gaming, that of having to pay for necessary in-app purchases.

Baseball Superstars 2012 iPhone app review

Baseball Superstars 2012 is a pretty looking game. With clean, colorful graphics and a chibi style to its characters, this application is definitely one of the best looking freemium titles the platform has to offer. As for audio, Baseball Superstars 2012 is a mixed bag, with some good, and some grating tracks.

Baseball Superstars 2012 iPhone app review

If you have ever played a Baseball Superstars title before you may be slightly disappointed to find out that the 2012 iOS version is really only a slight upgrade of the previous title. The changes that this latest version contains include sharper graphics and a few new gesture based controls for both hitting and pitching. However, if unlike me, you have never played a Baseball Superstars title before however, you will find a wealth of baseball related fun.

Baseball Superstars 2012 iPhone app review

The real meat of this iPhone app lies within its Season Long Play mode. This mode challenges the player to train, practice and socialize with NPC’s in order to earn points towards their offense and defense during matches. You will start off with just enough points for you to do well at the start, but the difficulty soon ramps up and you will find yourself really needing to concentrate in some of the matches. I did find some issues with this mode however, especially when it came to the AI controlled aspects of each match. The player only controls how every other inning plays out and unfortunately the computer controls the rest. This can be frustrating as it would be much fairer if you could control every aspect of the match.

Either way Baseball Superstars 2012 is a great value and it could be said that the app is one of the best free baseball titles available for the iPhone or iPod Touch. Highly Recommended.

Here is a video demo of the Baseball Superstars 2012 app on the iPhone

AppSafari Rating: 4/5

This 3rd Party App is available at the Apple iTunes AppStore. Browse the full list of all AppStore apps filed under the AppStore category.
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Price: Free
Version: 1.0.4
Size: 50.63 MB
AppSafari review of Baseball Superstars 2012 was written by on March 12th, 2012 and categorized under App Store, Featured, Free, Games, RPG, Sports. Page viewed 5919 times, 2 so far today. Need help on using these apps? Please read the Help Page.
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