'MLB The Show 18' News: New Batting Stance Creator, Rain Delays And More Revealed – Forbes

Later this week, Sony San Diego Studios will have their weekly Twitch stream where it will reveal another aspect of MLB The Show 18. However, on Monday, through Gamestop, we learned about two cool and requested new features.

Credit: Brian Mazique (MLB The Show 18)

Gameplay Improvements

Finally, The Show will feature a batting stance creator. This has been one of the most highly requested features for years, and it’s finally in the game. Ramone Russell, a game designer for the game told me years ago that when SSD adds a new feature, they don’t like to do it halfway.

From the looks of the BSC, it seems that concept remains the same.

Want to bring your own batting stance into @MLBTheShow 18? Gameplay designer @Ramone_Russell shows you how in our new video. pic.twitter.com/sgXiTFzD9l

— IGN (@IGN) February 12, 2018

There doesn’t appear to be any major limitations with the customization tool and it will come in especially handy with Road to the Show and for roster creators. RTTS players will be able to give their created guy even more personality by customizing his batting stance.

Roster creators will love it because it will allow them to recreate legendary players with even more authenticity. What’s even better is the fact that the settings for the various components of the stance can be shared with the community to make all of the recreations easily accessible.

On Monday, we also learned about another desirable new feature and that’s rain delays.

MLB The Show 18 features a batting stance creator, rain delays and more. pic.twitter.com/cv89CQYaJ6

— Steve Noah (@Steve_OS) February 12, 2018

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