Konami was present in Cologne during Gamescom 2015 and shared a new trailer of gameplay with new images of Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 (PES 2016).
Furthermore, Konami announced that it has acquired the official license of the Euro 2016, but unfortunately it will not be present in PES 2016. In the EURO 2016 in France 24 teams will meet in a group stage before reaching the stage direct elimination. The two teams coming from all over Europe will compete for the Henry Delauney Cup famous, the first game June 10, 2016 and the final will be played at Stade de France striking a month later, on July 10. During that time, 50 games, in which the good will be the best football in Europe is played.
“We are very proud to work with UEFA concerning EURO 2016,” said Erik Bladinieres, European Brand Director of Football for Konami Digital Entertainment BV “The PES series is famous for teaching the best football and has been developed by a team truly she loves and understands football. We are committed to representing the EURO 2016 in a way that truly reflects the status of this epic tournament. EURO 2016 is an incredible gathering of talent and we are committed to produce the best representation of football at the highest level. ”
Guy-Laurent Epstein, Marketing Director of UEFA Events SA said, “We are excited to extend our partnership with Konami Digital Entertainment BV to our national teams competition. Konami is a great partner of licenses and has produced top quality game for our club competition for many years. We look forward to your new extension of the PES series, especially for the UEFA EURO 2016 created, again highlighting its commitment to football fans in Europe and around the world. “
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016 will be released for PC and consoles on September 15.