-->'''Let's play baseball!''': ''MLB Power Pros''

''Jikkyou Pawafuru Puroyakyū'' is a Japanese baseball game series which has been created by {{Konami}} and developed by The Diamond Head company ever since 1994. It is one of the most long running sport series with a lot of spinoffs in Japan while the series is barely known in America. The series is known for the unique character design. The character used in this game have [[SuperDeformed short, small, big head]], no nose, no mouth and no leg. Another feature the series is famous for is the unique [[DatingSim "Success Mode"]], which is a game mode where you create your own character, advance through anime-ish story, develop his baseball stats and finally get to use him freely after you've complete the Success Mode. '''MLB Power Pros''' is the only of series that has been translated into English. They use teams from Major League instead of the usual NPB teams.

It has appeared in two Konami crossovers, ''VideoGame/KonamiKrazyRacers'' and ''VideoGame/DreamMixTVWorldFighters''.

!!The trope used in this series are:
* TheAce: No doubt, you have to become one.
* ButtMonkey: Both you and the your best friend partner. See Heterosexual Life Partners below.
* ChewToy: Marvin. You can choose to drag him into you affair for comedic results, mostly of them anyway.
* DarkerAndEdgier There are some Success modes that are lots more darker than the others even if they're from the same title. ''MLB Power Pros 2009'' also had it darker and more dramatic than the prequel.
* DatingSim: Since ''Pawapuro 4,'' you can date one of the girls who appear in the story.
* HeterosexualLifePartners: There gotta be that guy with huge eyeglasses on his face who'll be your best friend and/or your room mate.
* InsistentTerminology: The spine labels for the [=PS1=] installments romanizes the word ''Pawafuru'' as it is, despite the fact that ''Pawafuru'' is simply a Japanese transliteration of the word "Powerful".
* LuckBasedMission: Any success mode because of the random chances to get bonus, items, injury, extremely bad luck, and fatigue that ruins your entire career. Some games delete your save file if you get a game over.
* OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent: Or college student, depending on the games.
* OverprotectiveDad: Becky's father, the Major League scout
* SaveGameLimits: The Success mode, a painful one on the GBA games.
* SuperDeformed: short, big head, no nose, no mouth, no arm, and no leg.
* {{Tsundere}}: Becky
* VictoriousChildhoodFriend / UnluckyChildhoodFriend: Becky Fox, depend on whatever you woo her or not.
* VisualNovel: The Success Mode, a rare case you'll see your character on screen.
* WidgetSeries