PES 2019 announced
Philippe Coutinho to appear on the cover this year
Konami has announced that PES 2019, the annual football game, to be released on August 28th.
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 which 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.
This year's game promises superior gameplay as Beckham, Coutinho and more have their unique playing styles brought to life. New Visible Fatigue will impact performance and behaviour. New shooting mechanics will take into account improved ball physics, player and ball position, and player skills and shot styles. New net physics and celebrations were added, along with new crowd animations.
New Enlighten software promises true-to-life visual effects and 4K HDR across all platforms. Real time Global Illumination lighting and shadows will lead to improved in-game graphics with better crowd detail, grass textures and the return of the snow weather effect.
myClub adds brand new player card design system. You can also now find High Performance Players, including Legend Players and Players of the Week with temporarily boosted stats based on real world performances.
KONAMI will continue its partnership with International Champions Cup (ICC). Elements of the ICC will be implemented into Master League, which will also include a new negotiation system, living menus and realistic transfers.
PES 2019 will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One August 28th and on PC on August 30th.