KONAMI announces the launch of a new game, eFootball, a next-gen realistic soccer experience in a FREE-TO-PLAY format, completely cutting-edge on and off the field. Play for free as a digital download.
Konami Digital Entertainment Limited has announced today the all-new free-to-play virtual soccer platform eFootball from the creators of PES and Winning Eleven, with a completely new build on the Unreal Engine. Launching this fall globally, starting with PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, Windows 10 and PC Steam. and shortly thereafter will be followed by iOS and Android.
A new identity for the new generation of consoles and players. eFootball It’s a new approach to long-standing franchises. previously known as Pro Evolution Soccer and Winning Eleven.
“With the powerful power of the Unreal Engine, which allows us to dramatically overhaul the quality of the player’s performance. We have made a number of adjustments to create a new football game engine that will power eFootball for years to come,” said Seitaro Kimura, producer of the eFootball series at Konami Digital Entertainment. Working closely with top footballers, eFootball allows us to create the most intense and realistic gaming experiences we have ever dreamed of. We’ll be revealing gameplay details next month. Please stay tuned.”
Thanks to this football game engine has been greatly improved from before. The animation system itself has been completely overhauled as well. With the new “Motion Matching” technology that transforms the various movements that players perform on the pitch into a series of animations. and immediately choose the most correct one This system can convert four times more animations than the old system. The movement is very realistic, and this “Motion Matching” system will be used on all platforms. eFootball That means the latest consoles, PCs, and mobile phones as well.
to make sure eFootball It will be an experience that everyone can enjoy. The newest soccer game from KONAMI. This will be a Free-To-Play game on all platforms, consoles, PC and mobile, and most importantly. eFootball It comes with equality and balance for all players. More details on gameplay and online modes will be revealed at the end of August.
With only one digital format, KONAMI New content and game modes will be added continually following the fall release. Play offline with top teams such as FC Barcelona, Juventus, FC Bayern, Manchester United and other teams that players can play for free from the start. And there will be different game modes that players can purchase in addition to the format. DLC This gives each player the freedom to create their own personalized gaming experience.
And it is the first time that the society of football lovers from all over the world are brought together in one place. eFootball will offer an esports experience The same level of realism on consoles, PC and mobile, including full cross-platform play to follow after launch. eFootball mobile version More details will be announced later.
And to communicate with players transparently and openly, KONAMI has released its first roadmap for eFootball Let’s start with the content details at launch. and what will be added in the months leading up to the fall:
- Open a new experience with the power of the Unreal Engine.
- Cross-generation matching (e.g. PlayStation 5 vs. PlayStation4, etc.)
- Online and offline play with top teams such as FC Barcelona, Juventus, FC Bayern, Manchester United and other teams.
- Cross-platform matching between console and PC (เช่น PlayStation 5 vs. PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X|S vs. Xbox One)
- Turn on team building mode. (Mode name will be announced later) – Buy players and create your own team.
- Open online leagues (Mode name will be announced later) – Use the teams you create and compete against players from around the world. in a challenging league system
- Match Pass System – Earn items and players by playing. eFootball™
- Added support for mobile controllers. (Mobile controller)
- Full matchmaking system on all platforms including mobile systems when using a compatible controller
- Launch the tournament sports professional level and amateur level
KONAMI is extremely honored to be the second of the world’s best players Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr. will become an ambassador for eFootball In addition, Andrés Iniesta and Gerard Piqué has also been closely involved in the game development as an official advisor in terms of offensive and defensive gameplay, respectively.
There will be more announcements about the Ambassador of eFootball and details of partner teams, copyrights, and more in the coming weeks.
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