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Baseball Advance

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Title Screen

Baseball Advance

Also known as: Greatest Nine (JP)
Developer: Smilebit
Publishers: THQ (US), Sega (JP)
Platform: Game Boy Advance
Released in JP: August 8, 2002
Released in US: March 20, 2002

DevTextIcon.png This game has hidden development-related text.
DebugIcon.png This game has debugging material.
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One of the many baseball games that wasn't released in Europe.

Pattern Test

Baseball Advance U ANIMATION TEST.png

Code 020128020D will load a pattern test screen, which was removed from the Japanese version.

Sound Test Text

Present at 0x05006C is text for a sound test. The sound test no longer exists in the final releases.

<< SOUND TEST >>....UP -, DOWN +....No:

Build Date

Prrsent at the below offsets.0x50928 - 0x5094F (US)/0x70BC8 - 0x70BF3 (Japan).

US Japan
WSB Version 0.9.3
Dec 28 2001
G9_GBA Version 1.0.0
May 29 2002

The "WSB" in the US version's text and the fact that Sega published the game in Japan may indicate this was originally intended to be a World Series Baseball title.

(Discovery: WaluigiBSOD)

Regional Differences

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Baseball Advance is licensed by Major League Baseball, while Greatest Nine instead features Nippon Professional Baseball.