FAQ

Saves

No, Year to year saves will not be supported in MLB The Show 21. We don’t have anything to share about the feature’s future, but we’re aware of its popularity in the community.

Yes. Saves between platforms will be part of MLB The Show 21. We will be sharing more details on how to enable cross-saves prior to launch.

SKU/Upgrade Paths

No, however if you purchase any Collector’s Edition of MLB The Show 21 you will receive both the current and next gen versions of the game.

Users who wish to have access to both current and next gen versions of this year’s game should purchase a Collector’s Edition of MLB The Show 21.

The Collector’s Editions will include access to both current and next-gen versions.  If you purchase a digital Collector’s Edition you will receive entitlements for both current and next gen systems.  If you purchase a physical Collector’s Edition, you will receive a current gen disk, with a next gen digital entitlement. 

All of MLB The Show 21’s Collector’s Editions come with dual entitlement and come with access to current and next gen versions of the game.  This is the case for both physical and digital Collector’s Editions.

No. One disc will work for both the current gen and next gen Xbox Console.

General

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5.

Yes, online cross-play is available across platforms (PlayStation5 to Xbox Series X & PlayStation 4 to Xbox One) as well as within console ecosystems (PlayStation 5/PlayStation 4 and Xbox Series X/Xbox One).

No. Purchased stubs can only be used on the platform they were purchased on. Stubs earned through gameplay however are available to be used on any platform.

Yes, you can play against other players who are on a different console, including all console generations.  An active PlayStation Plus subscription is required for online multiplayer on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5.  An active Xbox Live Gold subscription is required for online multiplayer on Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S.

Yes, after you redeem the voucher code for the PlayStation 5 version, the PlayStation 4 disc is still be required to be inserted when playing the PlayStation 5 version of MLB The Show 21.

Your online Diamond Dynasty inventory and progression will transfer automatically.