Specific Uses of Baseball Bats in Video Games
The baseball bat was one of two interchangeable melee weapons that Max Payne
Team Fortress 2
The baseball bat is the Scout
's melee weapon. In the PC version, along with the default metal bat, there is the unlockable Sandman
which is a classic wooden bat.
A baseball bat is one of the first of many different objects that you can pick up and use as a weapon to defend yourself against zombies and psychopaths.
The baseball bat is a decent melee weapon that's most helpful when you need to preserve ammunition.
Grand Theft Auto IV
You can find the baseball bat at any of the one of the gun shops in Liberty City
Streets of Rage
You can find the baseball bat by destroying the phone booths, barrels, stack's of tires etc. that are scattered throughout each of the levels. Occasionally an enemy will enter your field of view while holding a baseball bat, beating him down will make him drop the bat which then you can pick up.
ObsCure: The Aftermath
Baseball bats are one of the most basic weapons in the game, apart from golf clubs. They are a sturdy unbreakable melee weapon, effective against running and flying monsters. Baseball bats in the game are usually red.
Super Smash Bros. Brawl
In Super Smash Bros. Brawl
the Baseball bat is an item that can be found be picked up by any character to be used as a melee weapon. Two characters in the game inherently have the bat as a weapon ( Ness
). There also is a mini-game, in which the player beats up a sandbag as hard as possible and then tries to hit is as far away as possible with a baseball bat.
Left 4 Dead 2
The Baseball bat is a bonus for those who pre-order the game. It is one of the new melee weapons, best used when surrounded by infected.