Konami Efootball PES 2021 Season Update is an upgrade of last year’s PES 2020 that does not bring with it new modes, but does refine gameplay.
This edition includes both PES 2020’s award-winning gameplay and UEFA EURO 2020 mode at an special anniversary price!
Build your ultimate football team and challenge human rivals online matches based on real world football rivalries, earning rewards and milestones as you go.
UEFA Euro 2020 mode
PES 2021 from Konami now features the UEFA Euro 2020 mode for free play, postponed due to coronavirus pandemic concerns. This version will include all 55 national teams from across UEFA as well as Wembley Stadium and other key locations – it will even cover finals!
PES 2021 is an update of last year’s critically acclaimed Pro Evolution Soccer 2020 and includes improved graphics and controls as well as myClub content and official UEFA Euro 2020 mode, the latter also including player and club data updates. Available across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC via Steam and an online free-to-play version known as eFootball PES 2021 LITE offering access to online modes.
PES 2021’s Euros mode may be hidden within its main menus, which might frustrate some players looking for it to be up front and center. Once found though, you’ll discover it is a fully featured mode despite not being as comprehensive. If your home nation didn’t qualify, however, you will have to manually add all squads.
Konami, as the official video game of UEFA EURO 2020, has unveiled a variety of in-game campaigns leading up to this rescheduled competition. From early June until mid-July, information on these will be made available via PES websites and social media channels. Updates to UEFA EURO 2020 mode will be introduced periodically during the tournament, with Data Pack 7.0 arriving towards the end of June to coincide with the Knockout Stages. This will include updated national team squads based on each country’s final 26-man rosters selected, and players having the option to increase maximum player count from 23 to 26 per squad. It will be free to download but requires internet connectivity; additional gameplay enhancements will also be seen with future updates.
Data Pack 3.0
Konami’s football series eFootball PES 2021 is now available on iOS and Android devices, featuring award-winning gameplay as well as new club, player, league data. Furthermore, this new edition also comes equipped with a UEFA Euro 2020 mode and discounted anniversary pricing options.
The initial major update for the new season comes in the form of a free download known as Data Pack 3.0. This free download will include over 85 new and updated player faces such as Roger Ibanez (AS Roma), Jeremy Doku (Rennes), Pedri (FC Barcelona), Mislav Orsic (Dinamo Zagreb) and Orkun Kokcu (Feyenoord). In addition, Data Pack 3.0 also brings over 100 teams their most up-to-date kits; Italy, Brazil Wales and Bulgaria receiving special attention when it comes to updating kits in-game as well.
This update includes additional fixes for the new season. A bug that caused Event Points earned in certain Matchday events to decrease has been resolved, while using “Quit Match Now” during Online Co-op matches would cause them to lose progress has also been addressed.
Other minor changes have also been implemented, including recognising players’ preferred stance when starting games and providing options to customize alternative stances when selecting players in myClub. Furthermore, the game has been optimized so it responds more responsively to gameplay commands and controls.
As a special treat, the forthcoming data pack will introduce two Iconic Moments players: Okazaki and Kaka. Both players have received significant stat boosts that will make them great additions to any team and help your star players keep pace with real-world counterparts as they dominate in any game type.
New Club Editions
Konami has released new Club Editions for their eFootball PES 2021 Season Update, now available in CDKeys store. These exclusive bundles include free myClub game mode and guaranteed Iconic Moment players; additionally they include the Veteran Bonus that rewards users based on achievements made within myClub and milestones reached; this offer will vary depending on which version of game is purchased.
KONAMI will also add more international teams and national kits to myClub, providing players with even greater variety and creating their own football experience. These changes will enhance immersion while making the experience all the more authentic – this update is free for owners of eFootball PES 2020!
Also included will be a brand new UEFA Euro 2020 mode that will bring to life all of its legendary rivalries in an immersive new way, giving players a chance to build their dream team and compete against human opponents for glory in prestigious matches – creating an incredibly realistic tournament atmosphere complete with crowds and stadiums!
FC Barcelona and KONAMI recently unveiled a partnership agreement to promote their eFootball franchise worldwide, through events, competitions and a dedicated section on FC Barcelona’s website. Furthermore, FC Barcelona plans on creating its own eSports division and recruiting professional eSports players as part of this promotion strategy.
For 25 years, eFootball has been one of the best-selling football video games globally. However, FIFA remains its fiercest competition despite this; nonetheless it has managed to regain some ground from EA Sports’ premier title over recent years. 2021 will mark this milestone celebration by featuring a special UEFA Euro 2020 mode and new Club Editions as part of a 25th anniversary package.
The eFootball 2021 Season Update is now available for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC (Steam). All editions feature similar game features but each provides their own distinct content; standard edition is priced at $30 while Partner Club edition costs $35 to include exclusive content from FC Barcelona, Juventus, Manchester United or Arsenal FC.
UEFA eEURO has provided many gamers the chance to realize their dream of representing their country in the biggest efootball competition for national teams. KONAMI was proud to serve as the official game provider, which hosted record number of contenders competing this year before eventually Italy claimed victory and took home the crown as champions.
eFootball PES 2021 Season Update is a fully updated version of Pro Evolution Soccer franchise released last year, featuring updated player/club data via day one patch and featuring official UEFA Euro 2020 content ahead of its real life tournament this summer, plus more Iconic Moments.
PES 2021 Season Update is now available on PS4, Xbox One, PlayStation Series X|S and PC (Steam). The standard edition comes complete with an eye-catching cover dedicated to football great Lionel Messi as well as multiple rewards when redeemed.
Players who completed myClub in both eFootball PES 2020 and eFootball PES Lite will qualify for the Veteran Bonus, offering rewards based on milestones achieved within myClub. More information regarding this incentive will be made available closer to eFootball PES 2122’s launch.
KONAMI has introduced numerous gameplay features and options that will enhance the playability of their game, including more realistic ball physics, increased control when passing, an expanded trapping mechanic that changes with player positioning, context-sensitive kick accuracy improvements for better overall performance, as well as Team and Individual Objectives and Matchday Mode with Weekly Events.