Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 (officially abbreviated as PES 2017) is the 16th installment in the Pro Evolution Soccer series. Let’s see some amazing facts and trivia about it!
1.Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 is also known in some Asian countries as Winning Eleven 2017.
2. At 2016 it was announced that edit data can now be transferred between PS4 consoles via USB.
3. Data sharing will also be compatible across multiple regions, allowing European, US and Asian users to all share data among each other.
4. Kits and created teams/players can be obtained with far more ease than in previous versions of PES.
5. Match analysis (also known as Versus data) will be available in offline games between friends and in online myClub matches.
6. You will be able to analyze your opponent’s playing traits (counter attack/possession, short/long pass, etc), favorite moves and the areas on the pitch they use to attack the most
7. On 26 July 2016, Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. announced an official partnership with FC Barcelona that would be effective across their titles for 3 years saying “The FCB signature style Tiki-Taka, the powerful “hymno”, the FCB classic (historical) kit data release, and Legend player appearances are some of the things Konami are planning to bring into the game to provide the best experience to the fans.
8. Customers are entitled to sign an FCB player who can be used in the widely popular PES mode myClub by pre-ordering the digital download version of PES 2017 through the PlayStation®Store.
9. Exclusive use of the Camp Nou is reserved to the Pro Evolution Soccer titles for the duration of the licence.
10. On 16 August 2016, Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. announced an official partnership with Liverpool FC.
11. Through the agreement PES 2017 will include content such as recreation of the official kit, player faces and Liverpool’s home ground Anfield among other content.
12. Konami announced the deal also stating that “This title’s core concept “Control Reality”, makes it possible to reproduce Liverpool FC’s compact and speedy game flow.
13. With the new function “Advanced Instruction”, Liverpool FC’s playing style of multiple players to retrieve the ball from a high position, “Gegenpress”, adopted by manager Jurgen Klopp, will be reproduced within the game.
14. The most notable difference to this licence however is that unlike the FC Barcelona deal, the Anfield stadium will not be exclusive to the Pro Evolution Soccer series.
15. On 17 August 2016, at the annual gaming expo Gamescom, it was announced that Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. had agreed a 3rd premium partnership, this time with Borussia Dortmund.
16. An official announcement stated that “Through this agreement, PES 2017 -Pro Evolution Soccer- (scheduled for released on 13th September in North, Central and South America, and globally on 15th September 2016) will include the downloadable data of the team’s home stadium “Signal Iduna Park”.
17. These new implementations will richen to fully experience “BV Borussia 09 Dortmund”.
18. On 26 August 2016, Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. announced an official partnership with Club Atlético River Plate.
19. An announcement of an exclusive partnership with the Brazilian Football Confederation was made on 29 August 2016.
20. Through this agreement, players of the PES 2017 game will have exclusive access to the domestic league of Brazil.
21. This will also enable PES2017 to have all 20 teams of the Brazilian league fully licenced.
22. In a hattrick of announcements, Konami Digital Entertainment Co. Ltd. revealed exclusive licences with 3 of Brazil’s top teams.
23. Statements from the website indicated that “Through this agreement, PES 2017 -Pro Evolution Soccer 2017- (scheduled for release on September 13 in North, Central, and South America, and globally on September 15, 2016) will include the club’s traditional red and black bordered kit and the team’s home stadium “Estádio do Maracanã”.
24. These new implementations will help enrich the experience of playing with CR Flamengo.” for the CR Flamengo. Of the SC Corinithians deal, Konami stated “Corinthians is a renowned Brazilian soccer club founded in 1910.
25. Peter Drury and Jim Beglin are set to provide English commentary.
26. PES 2017 is rumored to have included a new technical innovation in the form of audio concatenation, the process by which individual units are linked to create a fluid, more “natural” sounding commentary.
27. Milton Leite and Mauro Beting will provide Brazilian Portuguese commentary.
28. Jon Kabira and Tsuyoshi Kitazawa are expected to remain as commentators for the Japanese version.