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R.B.I. Baseball is coming back: Here are the latest details

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When news broke in January about the revival of R.B.I. Baseball, people were understandably excited:

We now have some details about exactly what the new game will entail, and it sounds like a lot of fun. Take a look:


The idea is to keep the game close to its 1980s roots -- speedy gameplay with an emphasis on simplicity. Particularly keen-eyed readers will note that the matchup pictured above is a recreation of the 2013 Fall Classic, but all 30 teams will be represented, with 480 active players filling out the rosters.

There are even unlockable retro uniforms programmed in:


Each game will take about 20 minutes to complete, with a classic two-button control scheme powering the experience. Of course, there are also season and postseason modes for those interested in more than just an exhibition game:


On launch day, you'll be able to download it on PS3, Xbox 360, iOS and Android. PS4 and Xbox One versions will be available shortly after that. 

We're definitely excited about it -- but it sounds like we aren't the only ones: