Today, Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. has announced that it’s most exciting football game ever, PES 2019 will be releasing on August 30th. It will be available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam.
Konami’s ongoing commitment to increase the number of licenses is being fulfilled, there will be more fully licensed leagues and stadiums, more club licensed partnerships, and a host of new Legends that will be announced in the weeks to come. FC Barcelona star and global ambassador Philippe Coutinho will be featured on this year’s cover while a special David Beckham edition featuring a present-day version of one of England’s all-time greatest footballers.
The press release states that fans will be able to experience ‘lifelike player movement’ making PES 2019’s famed superior gameplay even greater as Beckham, Coutinho and more have their unique playing styles brought to life. Along with gameplay refinements, there will be new systems and features, such as Visible Fatigue and new shooting mechanics.
Thanks to the ‘Enlighten’ software there are new true-to-life visual effects and 4K HDR across all platforms that allow it. Real time ‘Global Illumination’ lighting and shadows has led to improved in-game graphics with better crowd detail, real grass textures and the return of the incredibly popular snow weather effect.
myClub is seeing its biggest revamp to date, complete with a brand new player card design system. Players will be able to find High Performance Players, including Legend Players and Players of the Week with temporarily boosted stats based based on the real world performances.
PES 2019 will be available in two physical editions, with new global ambassador Phillippe Coutinho on the front cover of the standard edition and David Beckham on a special edition that gives fans the opportunity to unlock myClub bonuses. Also available at launch will be a digital-only Legend edition that will include even more content for myClub.
Published by Rhys Baldwin.