29. MLB 09: The ShowWhy It's Great:
Back in the early PS1 days, Sony's sports games gave EA and other sports developers a run for their money. For roughly the last decade, however, it's been a much different story, with Sony even shedding two of its sports franchises ([[xref:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NHL_FaceOff|NHL FaceOff|NHL FaceOff]] and [[xref:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NFL_GameDay_%28video_game_series%29|NFL GameDay|NFL GameDay]]). Thankfully, the more focused approach paid off in the form of MLB 09: The Show
, which included a slew of welcome additions to the steadily improving gameplay, like a more natural slumping/streaking system as well as a more refined Road to the Show mode. This is a show for all ages.