Football game PES 2020 from Japanese Konami Studio has finally received the support of UEFA. For Euro 2020 in the game will be released a special patch that will contain all the European teams. Techno 24 prepared the story of one of the most popular games in the world.
The story of the game Pro Evolution Soccer, which produces the Japanese Studio Konami, began in late 1996, although familiar to us the name of a series of simulation has received only in 2001. It is worth noting that in the United States and Japan she still has another name – Winning Eleven.
Goal Storm (World Soccer: Winning Eleven) is a series of simulators
The cover of the game Goal Storm
For the first time the game was released on December 22 of 1995 in the USA, and in 1996 it was released for Europe and Japan. Then the players got the opportunity to take part in the “game of millions” on the console Sony PlayStation.
The game received positive reviews from reviewers. Users have noted that fully satisfied with the graphics players, intuitive control in the game, but they upset control in the simulator. For example, one key could answer a few of the commands for stealing the ball, receiving a pass or attack so often happens that a field player has received a pass, and reflects it to who knows where.
Goal Storm is slower and, oddly, less deep than FIFA, but that does not stop her from becoming the best game on the PlayStation, – noted criticism.
The gameplay Goal Storm – watch videos
International Superstar Soccer Pro (itsuno vdoma Yak ISS Pro one World Soccer: Winning Eleven 97 in Japan, and Goal Storm 97 in North America)
The cover of the game ISS Pro
The next step in the development of new series of football simulators Konami was a game called ISS Pro, which was released in 1997. Just like its predecessor, Goal Storm, she went to the PlayStation.
Now gamers was available as 32 international teams, four different stadiums, and 8 unique strategies and a choice of exhibition mode, international League, international Cup mode and the penalty kicks. In addition, a new game could play one or two players, however this feature was in the previous game of the series. Football game has received very favorable reviews, which ISS Pro is regarded as the most played football video game on PlayStation of that time.
The gameplay ISS Pro – watch the video
International Superstar Soccer Pro 98 (officially known under the name of ISS Pro 98)
The cover of the game ISS Pro 98
The game saw the world in 1998. Notable for this release was not only that English matches commented Mitch Johnson, but that despite the lack of FIFA license pro, the game got Italian striker Fabrizio Ravanelli along with German goalkeeper Andreas Capcom (German release) and Paul Inds (British edition). The cover version of the Nintendo 64 represented a Colombian player Carlos Valderrama, and the game presents license from Reebok to use their logos in the advertising blocks.
The game became more mods and teams could play. Despite the fact that the game was also timed to coincide with the world Cup in France, there were modes of play in the Cup matches, including European Cup, Asian Cup, African Cup of Nations, Cup the North America Cup in South America.
The gameplay ISS Pro 98 – watch videos
ISS Pro Evolution (Winning Eleven 4)
The cover of the game ISS Pro Evolution
The game released in Europe in may 1999 and in North America on 6 June 2000 an exclusive for the PlayStation by Konami. It was the third game in the series ISS Pro series. In ISS Pro Evolution appear 16 teams that don’t have licensed names. For example, Manchester (Manchester United), Marseille (Olympique Marseille), Munich (Bayern Munich), Dortmund (Dortmund), Torino (Juventus) and others.
Each club is 22 players (as well as the national team). The compositions and the home and away forms of the teams of the sample of the 1998/1999 season.
The gameplay ISS Pro Evolution – watch video
ISS Pro Evolution 2 (Winning Eleven 2000)
The cover of the game ISS Pro Evolution 2
The game was the last game Studio Konami, which was released only on the PlayStation One, and the forerunner of the famous series Pro Evolution Soccer. Among the features of this game worth noting is the fact that for the first time there appeared a partial license for the national teams of the countries.
The gameplay ISS Pro Evolution 2 – watch the video
Pro Evolution Soccer
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer
The animation of the players (compared to previous versions) has been improved on the new engine work drop and dribble. The stadiums and crowds were reworked for more realism. Some components, such as the stadium, the shadows and player fatigue first appeared in the series.
Goalkeepers are much smarter. Players have become more reasonable to work with the ball than before. The ball itself began to react more unpredictable when hitting players and bounced off defenders.
It should be noted that the game included 50 national teams and 32 club. The game had almost no official licenses for the teams, so all the compositions, which are similar to the real, had no emblems.
The gameplay of the game Pro Evolution Soccer – watch videos
Pro Evolution Soccer 3
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 3
Pro Evolution Soccer 3 was the first game in the series, released for Microsoft Windows. It is well met by gaming publications, but it was criticized by the fans for the lack of multiplayer and a very serious system requirements: for example, the game does not support the common Geforce MX series.
Its rival, FIFA 2004, had online functions and much smaller system requirements. The game was essentially a direct conversion of the PlayStation 2 with sharper graphics and is easier to fan-made modifications.
The gameplay of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 3 – watch the video
Pro Evolution Soccer 2008
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2008
Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 officially released October 26, 2007 on PC, Xbox 360, Playstation 2, Playstation 3; March 1, 2008 on the PSP and 28 March on the Wii.
The main feature of the game – a new artificial intelligence system, called Teamvision. Teamvision is a sophisticated neural network that could adapt to the individual play style of the person. The artificial intelligence is able to learn new methods of attack, he is able to prevent in the future the mistakes the player made during the match.
The gameplay of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2008 – watch the video
Pro Evolution Soccer 2012
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2012
Also published in the edition for smartphones based on iOS and Android. The game took over all the leagues and teams of its predecessor. It is noteworthy that in the iOS version has multiplayer. It is worth noting that the game enjoys great popularity to this day.
Game trailer Pro Evolution Soccer 2012 – watch the video
Pro Evolution Soccer 2014
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2014
Working more than 4 years on a new series of PES, the team demonstrates a completely new football game, whose name – Pro Evolution Soccer 2014. Created based on the famous Fox Engine from Kojima Productions, the game included a brand new level of graphics, which will help to recreate the atmosphere of a football match and to diversify the game in terms of gameplay process.
Game trailer Pro Evolution Soccer 2014 – watch videos
Pro Evolution Soccer 2018
Officially the game was announced on 17 may 2017. The commentators of the game – Jim Beglin and Peter Drury. The slogan of the new Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 “Where Legends Are Made”, which means “raising of the legendary players.” It is worth noting that the game was released 14 September 2017 on the platforms Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360.
The cover of the game Pro Evolution Soccer 2018
The game’s producer, Adam Bhatti before the release of the simulator in the light noted that PES will undergo striking changes, including graphics. Was a strategic dribbling, feature realistic touch Real Touch + and more.
The game has received a new menu and realistic images of players. Also got a cooperative multiplayer mode. Also, the developers have improved the visual reality of new lighting, redesigned player models and animations, from realistic facial expressions to body movements.
Game trailer Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 – watch the video
August 30, fans of the popular football simulator series-Pro Evolution Soccer awaiting the release of the updated game PES 2019 and Konami released the system requirements for the game.
More news related news from the world of technology, gadgets and artificial intelligence, see Techno.