Glu Mobile Launches MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017, Partners With Chicago Cubs’ Kris Bryant

(Courtesy of MLB TAP SPORTS 2017)

Final month, Glu Mobile launched its third iteration of the Tap Sports Baseball collection and for this new installment, it was the primary time the cellular gaming developer and writer featured MLB group licenses.

Glu — which is the additionally the makers of the sport Kim Kardashian Hollywood — partnered with the MLB, MLBPA and MLBPAA together with Chicago Cubs star and 2016 NL MVP Kris Bryant, who’s the face of  the sport. For MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017, gamers can strategically mange their very own group by way of a redesigned consumer-interface, enhanced graphics and MLB group, emblem and participant marks.

“Staff licenses add an unimaginable quantity of worth to the sport’s general expertise,” Jerome Collin, Vice President of Sports and Racing Video games at Glu Mobile stated in an current interview with PocketGamer.Biz.

Moreover, Collin referred to as Tap Sports Baseball 2017 probably the most enjoyable cellular sports recreation, probably the most accessible and probably the most genuine as nicely.” Upon launch, he additionally stated that MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017 reached No. 1 within the Prime Free chart within the iTunes App Retailer and No. 2 on Google Play.

Collin particularly highlighted that the portrait orientation and one-contact controls are features of the brand new Tap Sports Baseball recreation that followers will discover.

“It’s straightforward for a brand new consumer to shortly open the sport, select their favourite group and instantly begin hitting the ball,” he stated. “We needed that low barrier to entry so that each one customers, no matter talent degree, can simply play and have enjoyable instantly.

“However under the floor is an extremely deep baseball simulation which ensures that the sport looks like actual baseball, proper right down to the smallest particulars.”

As Collin additional defined, if a hardcore baseball fan dives deeper into the sport, she or he will discover numerous strategic baseball choices along with participant statistics like sabermetrics for commonly enhancing the roster.

Different new options for MLB Tap Sports Baseball 2017 embrace new participant scores system, developments in presentation, top quality on-subject graphics and membership store environments, amongst others.