Konami has been quiet on eFootball PES 2021, when they typically start their yearly hype train, around this time. Now we know why.
UPDATE: (7-16) eFootball PES 2021 releases on September 15 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC (Steam). The Standard Edition will be $29.99.
Club Editions for FC Barcelona, FC Bayern Munchen, Juventus, Manchester United and Arsenal will cost $34.99. Each Club Edition comes with the club’s full squad (players and manager) as well as several club-themed bonuses, including an Iconic Moment Series player, a digital kit and more.
Users that currently own eFootball PES 2020 will get a 20% discount.
If you played myClub mode in either PES 2020 or PES 2020 LITE, you will be eligible to receive the Veterans Bonus when you purchase eFootball PES 2021 Season Update. The bonuses you receive will be based on the milestones you achieved while playing PES 2020’s myClub mode, and will be available in-game when PES 2021 launches.
3 legends have been added as manager avatars in Master League. Try your hand at a new season of Master League with one of these former football superstars.
- F. LAMPARD
- R. GIGGS
Outsmart the defence with ‘Finesse Dribble’, discover the expanded trapping mechanics that will vary depending on your players abilities and feel the context-sensitive kick accuracy. Each player’s individual playstyle will bring another layer of depth to your squad on the pitch.
Master League is an iconic single player mode that puts you in the manager’s seat of your very own club. As you work to build and develop your very own dream team, you’ll be charged with driving progression through meaningful choices both on and off the pitch. Experience the ebb and flow of each season, from the kickoff of your very first pre-season match right through to the heartpounding thrills of the grand finale. If you’re looking for a rich and immersive football management experience, then this is the mode for you. 3 new managers have also been added as playable avatars this year, giving additional options for fans.
Stand alongside PES newcomers and seasoned pros as you work together to take on football’s biggest matches in this competitive Online Mode. Pick your favourite club and take on other users of the same skill level to contribute to your side’s victory. Rack up enough wins, and you might even be elected to represent your side in an epic grand final showdown.
3D full-body scans of various players have been implemented to add a new layer of photorealism to the player models. Stadiums are so much more than a place to simply watch and play football, and we’ve done our utmost to capture every little detail that gives them their unique character.
Original Story (Posted on June 12)…
The Microsoft Store has posted an eFootball PES 2021 Season Update (which is currently unavailable), stating the product is an updated edition of eFootball PES 2020, containing the latest player data and club rosters. It mentions some leagues will have their rosters updated post-release.
Here’s what the page shows, just in case it gets taken down.
The eFootball PES 2021 Season Update features the same award winning gameplay as last year’s eFootball PES 2020 along with various team and player updates for the new season. Also comes with the UEFA EURO 2020 mode – all at a special anniversary price.
- The Biggest Clubs Play with the biggest teams in world football; including German champions FC Bayern München, Spanish champions FC Barcelona, global giants Manchester United and exclusive PES partner Juventus!
- myClub Create your very own dream team from scratch and face off against human rivals from all over the world.
- Matchday Compete in online PvP events themed after real-life football rivalries and other big matches.
- Master League Take the helm of a football club and lead them to the top in this engrossing single player mode.
Thanks to Altchar for the scoop.