2K Play’s baseball crossover pits MLB superstars like Derek Jeter against cartoon superstars like …SpongeBob SquarePants?!! 2K Games hopes this game can revitalize their baseball offerings with 23 characters from Nicktoons favorites like Spongebob, Avatar: The Last Airbender, T.U.F.F. Puppy, Planet Sheen, Fanboby and Chum Chum, Danny Phantom, Invader Zim, and last but certainly not least, Ren and Stimpy. If that’s not enough, gamers will have access to over 300 MLB pros, with stadiums from both the real world and animated world.
2K is running a promotion for the game entitled “The Showdown”. Fans are encouraged to head to 2KPlayBall.com to vote on their personal all-star team to see duke it out against the pros on September 13 in an animated web special.
The crossover arcade baseball fun of Nicktoons MLB hit retailers starting September 13 for Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, and with Kinect support on Xbox 360. The game is currently in development at High Voltage Software (consoles), and Black Lantern Studios (DS). It’s rated E for everyone.