MLB SlugFest: Loaded (Feb 27, 2004 prototype)

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MLB SlugFest: Loaded (Feb 27, 2004 prototype)
Build date Feb 27, 2004 06:51:44
Build name Preview
Dump status Released, redump needed
Released by Hidden Palace
File release date September 18, 2021
Origin DVD-R
Lot Project Deluge
Labels MLB Loaded Slugfest preview
Dump method Memorex MRX-650LE v6 AM61 (PowerISO)
Game MLB SlugFest: Loaded
System Xbox
Genre Sports
Final build JP Unreleased
EU Unreleased
US Jun 5, 2004
Release date JP Unreleased
EU Unreleased
US Jun 23, 2004
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A prototype of MLB SlugFest: Loaded for the Xbox.


  • Built almost four months before the final US build.
  • Preview build.
  • Still uses the MLB SlugFest 2004 icon.
  • Game ID is considered to be MLB SlugFest 2005.
  • Game still uses PS2 button icons.
  • Slightly different trademark screen.
  • Different title screen background.
  • Title screen says "Press START button" in this build, while the final build says "Press START".
  • Title screen doesn't say when the roster was last updated.
  • The main menu has a Season Mode that was removed from the final.
  • Can't play songs on the main menu in this build.
  • Doesn't display the current difficult on the STYLES screen.
  • The Ticker is used to serve as PR statements for the previewer.
  • XBE information:
    • Internal Name: Slugfest2005
    • Maker ID and Product Number: MW-29
    • Executable Name: default.xbe
    • Executable checksum (MD5): d989fb5b703821ce37d985bc06e7c873
  • Miscellaneous Notes:
    • Game is emulatable: Yes (Xemu) (as of September 12, 2021).
    • Game contains dongle protection: No.




File Type Date Size SHA-1
Xbox - MLB Loaded Slugfest preview.bin File 2021-03-28 03:52:59 3.65 GB 276cdd5f217f8f203764eb5b72d1e281290861a2
Xbox - MLB Loaded Slugfest preview.cue File 2021-03-28 03:46:39 100 bytes 0191c1a8fd7fcb392a56b6de380fa92b7f11250d
Xbox - MLB Loaded Slugfest preview.jpeg File 2021-04-09 22:15:34 2.81 MB dbf70ea5369a68f34175acbf58aeb2585ad155c8


A huge thanks to ehw for researching this prototype! And a huge thanks to the anonymous donor that allowed for this release to happen!

See also