Now This Is How You Do An Artistic Trailer

Certainly the first sports game trailer to give me some rather strong vibes of the Wagnerian sort, in any case. Apart from classical music, we also get a better look at the latest installment of Konami's yearly soccer series, Pro Evolution Soccer 2014. » 6/12/13 4:00pm 6/12/13 4:00pm

Why is the PSP Getting Pro Evolution Soccer, and not the Vita or 3DS?

Pro Evolution Soccer won't have Xbox One or PlayStation 4 versions. No surprise there. It won't have a Wii U version. Even less of a surprise there. It won't publish on the Nintendo 3DS or the PlayStation Vita, either. So why is it still coming out on the PSP? » 6/04/13 2:00pm 6/04/13 2:00pm

EA Sports Delights in Signing Away Pro Evolution Soccer's Three-Time…

Back in January, one of Lionel Messi's teammates on FC Barcelona let slip that the football superstar greatly enjoyed playing EA Sports' FIFA series. At the time, he was the three-time cover star of Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer, from its 2009 to 2011 editions. » 11/26/11 2:00pm 11/26/11 2:00pm

Gamers More Agitated by Playing Sports Games than Shooters, Says UK…

There's a couple of ways to look at this latest video game study out of the U.K. Either there is no meaningful link between playing violent video games and aggressive behavior, or FIFA 11 is deadlier than Modern Warfare. » 5/04/11 7:30pm 5/04/11 7:30pm

Pro Tennis Ace Injured Playing Video Games

Star British tennis player Andy Murray has injured a tendon in his hand after playing a game with doubles partner Dani Vallverdu. A game of Pro Evo, that is. » 10/30/10 12:30am 10/30/10 12:30am

Pro Evo Soccer's Demo Hits Consoles Tomorrow

The PC demo for Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer 2011 is live right now from the PES web site, and it'll be available tomorrow for Xbox 360 and PS3. » 9/14/10 10:30pm 9/14/10 10:30pm

Pro Evolution Soccer Intends to Win Back Hardcore Fans

Acknowledging that they've rested on their laurels as EA Sports' FIFA siphoned off their fans, Konami's gunning "to win back the hardcore," with Pro Evolution Soccer 2011, a senior executive vows. » 7/02/10 6:00pm 7/02/10 6:00pm

Konami Releasing A "Bootleg" World Cup Game

When the football World Cup begins later this year, EA's FIFA series will be cashing in with an officially-licensed World Cup game. And what will competitors Pro Evolution Soccer be doing? Why, releasing an unlicensed World Cup game, of course. » 2/05/10 8:00am 2/05/10 8:00am

Do Sports Games Offer Truly West - Japan Game Industry Competition?

EA Sports exec has stated that the company is working to appeal to Japanese gamers. That works appears to have paid off: FIFA 10 is a hit in Japan. But could that be for a deeper reason? » 11/10/09 11:20pm 11/10/09 11:20pm

First Pro Evo 2009 "Gameplay" Footage

Click to view » 8/01/08 11:40pm 8/01/08 11:40pm Curious as to just , America? He's the long-haired, Argentinian midget that stars in this debut trailer for Konami's Pro Evo 2009. While my patience with the Pro Evo series is wearing thin - with both current-gen releases doing to improve on the PS2/Xbox years - I'll at least give them credit for this…

PES 2009 Gets Messi

Sometimes the PR people just completely beat you to the best possible headline. In this case, Konami has just announced that Argentinean forward Lionel Messi will be the face and voice of the latest installment of their beloved Pro Evolution Soccer franchise, PES 2009. Now that I've stolen their headline and seeing… » 8/01/08 10:20am 8/01/08 10:20am