Entries in 'soccer' (32)

PES 2010 gets iPhone release

PES 2010 gets iPhone release

Though Konami’s iPES app released in late 2009 didn’t deliver on the promise of pocket football, the announcement of a proper release for PES 2010 on iPhone should make up ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 6th 2010 at 6:26PM in News
Free PES 2010 DLC released

Free PES 2010 DLC released

New downloadable content for Konami’s PES 2010 has gone live, giving owners of the game updated footballers and stats.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 8th 2010 at 12:18PM in News
PES 2011 “needs to change its concept”

PES 2011 “needs to change its concept”

Some may claim that they’ve heard it all before, but developer Konami has again pledged that the next version of its Pro Evolution Soccer series will feature a radical gameplay ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 9th 2010 at 3:53PM in News
PES gets World Cup Edition

PES gets World Cup Edition

With EA making plenty of noise about the April release of its FIFA World Cup South Africa tie-in, Konami has quietly announced a World Cup-themed Pro Evolution Soccer title scheduled ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 5th 2010 at 4:55PM in News

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EA: FIFA owns 75% of footy market

EA: FIFA owns 75% of footy market

In an exclusive interview with MCV, EA Europe’s senior VP Jens Uwe Intat has revealed the true extent of FIFA's current dominance in the European football game sector.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 11th 2010 at 9:00AM in News
Konami asks for PES 2010 feedback

Konami asks for PES 2010 feedback

Konami has begun the process of vetting the Pro Evolution Soccer fanbase about what they consider Konami should be concentrating on as it gets to work on next year’s PES ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2009 at 5:12PM in News
JAPAN: PES bosses November

JAPAN: PES bosses November

Things might not be going quite as smoothly for the Pro Evolution Soccer series in Europe as publisher Konami would have hoped, but the series is showing no signs of ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 7th 2009 at 3:53PM in News
JAPAN: PES-branded PSP nears

JAPAN: PES-branded PSP nears

In conjunction with the release of Winning Eleven 2010 (the Japanese name for the Pro Evolution Soccer series) for the PSP next week, Sony has pictured a branded hardware bundle ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 1st 2009 at 12:32PM in News

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PES 2010 app hits iPhone

PES 2010 app hits iPhone

The many fans of popular football franchise Pro Evolution Soccer will be delighted to hear that Konami has released iPES – The Fan App on the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 25th 2009 at 12:29PM in News
PES 2010 update next week

PES 2010 update next week

Konami has confirmed that it will be issuing a free downloadable update for Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 on November 24th.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 19th 2009 at 4:08PM in News
FIFA outselling PES 4-1

FIFA outselling PES 4-1

With Konami’s PES 2010 slipping down the UK Charts with unfamiliar ease, rival publisher EA has beat its chest about the rate at which its own football offering, FIFA 10, ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 10th 2009 at 11:39AM in News
EA: PES is struggling

EA: PES is struggling

With FIFA 10 taking EA’s football series to new critical and commercial heights, the publisher has lashed out at Konami’s rival series Pro Evolution Soccer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 6th 2009 at 11:49AM in News

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PES 2010 shines on PS3

PES 2010 shines on PS3

Though the Xbox 360 traditionally enjoys the greater share of multiplatform title sales, the PS3 has emerged as the clear platform of choice for Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2009 at 10:28AM in News
UK CHARTS: PES 2010 nets top spot

UK CHARTS: PES 2010 nets top spot

There were four high-profile new entries in the Top Ten of the ELSPA GfK-ChartTrack All Formats Top 40 this week, but it was Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 that emerged ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 26th 2009 at 9:44AM in News
3m copies of PES 2010 shipped

3m copies of PES 2010 shipped

Publisher Konami has revealed that it has shipped over 3m copies of Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 to retail in preparation for today’s long-awaited release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2009 at 2:12PM in News
EA Sports: FIFA has triumphed

EA Sports: FIFA has triumphed

EA has claimed that FIFA is the ‘undisputed’ No.1 football game on the market – after this year’s iteration surpassed a million UK sales in less than three weeks.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2009 at 10:34AM in News

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Free DLC coming to PES 2010

Free DLC coming to PES 2010

As retail prepares for tomorrow’s release of Pro Evolution Soccer 2010, Konami has pledged to support the title with free downloadable content going forwards.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2009 at 3:12PM in News
PES to go download only?

PES to go download only?

In a remarkable admission, Konami’s long-time Pro Evolution Soccer producer Shingo ‘Seabass’ Takatsuka has admitted that future versions of Pro Evolution Soccer may not be available as a boxed product.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 2nd 2009 at 5:29PM in News
Usain Bolt shuns Berlin for gaming

Usain Bolt shuns Berlin for gaming

Forget the idea that all gamers are overweight and unfit – the fastest man in the world likes nothing more than staying indoors and playing video games, it has been ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 19th 2009 at 8:16PM in News
PES 2010 gets release date

PES 2010 gets release date

Konami has confirmed its complete release schedule for its hotly anticipated Pro Evolution Soccer 2010, with the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC versions arriving first on October 22nd.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 19th 2009 at 4:59PM in News
PES 2010 Master League ‘evolves’

PES 2010 Master League ‘evolves’

The Master League remains arguably the chief feather in Pro Evolution Soccer’s cap, and Konami hopes to grab a bigger share of the 2009 market with a raft of ML ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2009 at 11:16AM in News
PES 2010 striking Wii this year

PES 2010 striking Wii this year

Wii owners were forced to wait over five months for 2008’s Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 to make the move from Xbox 360, PS3 and PC to their platform, but Konami ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2009 at 6:38PM in News
VIDEO: PES 2010 site goes live

VIDEO: PES 2010 site goes live

Ardent fans of football series PES will be that bit more excited this morning with the official website for Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer 2010 going live.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2009 at 11:55AM in News
Jon Hare joining Jagex

Jon Hare joining Jagex

Jagex has hired Jon Hare as its head of publishing, the firm announced this morning.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 8th 2009 at 11:12AM in News
Torres to front PES 2010

Torres to front PES 2010

Konami has secured the services of Spanish international footballing star and leading Liverpool forward Fernando Torres as the face of its upcoming Pro Evolution Soccer 2010.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jun 23rd 2009 at 12:15PM in News