Pro Yakyuu Famitsa 2020 announced for Switch

Due out in 2020 in Japan.

Pro Yakyuu Famitsa 2020

Bandai Namco has announced Pro Yakyuu Famitsa 2020 for Switch. It will launch in 2020 in Japan.

Pro Yakyuu Famitsa 2020 promises the best graphics in the series yet, reproducing he atmosphere of a real baseball stadium with flashy effects and production, as well as features an improved pitching and batting screen.

In addition to the 12 professional baseball teams, players from nine other baseball leagues are included. The full list is as follows:

  • Pacific League
    • Saitama Seibu Lions
    • Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks
    • Touhouku Rakuten Golden Eagles
    • Chiba Lotte Marines
    • Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters
    • Orix Buffaloes
  • Central League
    • Yomiuri Giants
    • Yokohama DeNA Baystars
    • Hanshin Tigers
    • Hiroshima Toyo Carp
    • Chunichi Dragons
    • Tokyo Yakult Swallows
  • Misc.
    • Japan Retired Foreign Players Association Selection
    • Japan Softball League Selection
    • Route Inn BCL League Selection
    • Shikoku Island League Plus Selection
    • Hokkaido Baseball League Selection
    • SWBC Japan
    • Japan Women’s Baseball League
    • Appare
    • Namco Stars
    • Metals

Pro Yakyuu Famitsa 2020 also adds a single-player “Famista Story” mode, where the player takes on the role of protagonist Puck and must prevent the invasion of baseball-loving aliens from Planet Metal. A “Famitsa Party” mode will also be available, allowing up to four players (one player per Joy-Con) to play baseball-based action mini-games together, including the “Snowball Fight” mini-game from Famista 64.

Watch a set of announcement trailers below. View a set of screenshots at the gallery. Visit the teaser website here.

15-Second Trailer

Nintendo Direct Mini Segment

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