KONAMI details ambitious plans for 2015-2016 global PES League

September 15, 2015 · Filed Under News, Online · Comment 

Konami Digital Entertainment has outlined its exciting plans for the 2015/16 PES League, with new countries added to the nationalities currently participating. The PES 2016 publisher has also confirmed that the 2016 World Finals of the UEFA Champions League eSports event will take place on May 28th, alongside the UEFA Champions League Final. The San Siro stadium will also give the PES League finalists a once in a lifetime experience. KONAMI have also developed a new PES League logo which now aligns with the new overall brand identity of the highly acclaimed Pro Evolution Soccer series.

Following huge growth during the 2014/15 season, with the PES League launching a global tournament for the first time, KONAMI has now opened the competition to players from Peru, India, Saudi Arabia and more that are soon to be announced. Each new territory will have their own regional leagues competing for a place in the highly esteemed PES League World Finals. Hundreds of thousands of players competed last year, with France’s Rachid Tabane emerging victorious in Berlin. The winner of the 2016 finals will receive two tickets for the UEFA Champions League Final and a money-can’t-buy pitch side experience, with more prizes still to be confirmed. Read more