Premium Partnership signed with FC Barcelona
Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. proudly announces that it has signed an Official Partnership contract with the renowned Spanish football club, FC Barcelona for the partnership to be effective across their football titles.
FC Barcelona is a football club founded in 1899 in Barcelona, Catalonia, celebrating their history of 117 years, known to fans widely with their nickname as “Barca”. Winning the UEFA Champions League 5 times and Spanish League 24 times, FCB is one of the best clubs in the world with over 180,000 Socios (members) widely spread across the globe.
The partnership will be featured in Konami’s title, PES 2017 due to be released on September 15 2016, through element implementation such as the club’s home stadium Camp Nou, and 3D photo-scanned player faces such as Messi and Neymar Jr, making star faces and their expressions more realistic than ever.
The PES 2017 core concept, Control Reality will see the gameplay improvements faithfully recreating the club’s artistic, magnificent style of play.
The FCB signature style Tiki-Taka, the powerful “hymno”, the FCB classic (historical) uniform data release, and Legend player appearances are some of the activations Konami are planning to bring into the game in order to provide the best experience to the fans.
Customers are entitled to sign an FCB player that can be used in the widely popular PES mode myClub, by pre-ordering the digital download version of PES 2017 through the PlayStation®Store.