The 2K6 edition of includes innovative features such as a new movement system and realistic player collisions on the infield and outfield to take the virtual baseball experience to the next level. New broadcast elements include flashback replays, and a unique player morale system will unfold the drama like never before in a baseball video game. New York Yankees All-Star shortstop Derek Jeter is featured as the cover athlete and official spokesperson for the exclusive and official Major League Baseball multi-platform videogame.
- World Baseball Classic? Mode - The epic new international baseball tournament is exclusively captured ? all sixteen teams, logos, and uniforms, as well as the authentic all-world tourney structure
- ?Inside Edge? - Three years of actual scouting reports and analysis literally built into every player, every pitch, and every swing of the bat.
- Pitcher - Batter Showdown - A revolutionary breakthrough in batting control coupled with a new and intuitive pitching interface and truly accurate and individual player behavior brings the pitcher batter experience to a new level.
- Swing Stick? - Analog stick batting brings baseball video games to a new level. Control power swings, check swing and bunts all through simple and intuitive analog controls.
- Pure Motion Physics - An all-new physics engine brings running, throwing, fielding, tag outs, and player-to-player collision animations to life with more detail and variation than ever before.
- Umpire Challenges - Stand up for your team and challenge close calls when they count the most. Feel the heat of the moment with new, interactive umpire challenges that have a direct affect team morale and performance.
- V.I.P. (Virtual Identity Profile) - The popular 2K Sports exclusive feature is now available in our MLB franchise! Save your friends? profiles to compete when they?re not available! Learn their tendencies, moves, & logic for more heated battles. Get the upper hand in online tournaments by downloading other players? VIP profiles.
- Player Morale System - Successful team decisions and well-balanced team brings optimal performance to the field and the plate. Your team?s morale now hinges on every franchise move you make at any time in the year.
- The Online Experience - 2K Sports continues to lead the online gaming revolution as Major League Baseball? 2K6 brings you seamless online play and the most comprehensive online feature set anywhere including online stat tracking, buddy lists management, and online leagues.