Konami has signed a deal with Liverpool for PES 2017. This means all of the players, kits and other things about the team will be 100 percent authentic.
The official PES Twitter page announced all of the details: “BIG NEWS! We’re proud to announce an official partnership with Liverpool. Let us tell you more…The official partnership with Liverpool means unrivalled access, allowing us to represent them expertly in PES 2017.
That, of course, includes the incredible likenesses, Player ID and team styles we’re known for. The big one. Anfield. After a free update, it’ll be in. Also, the ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’ anthem too!”
The other English Premier League team that has signed for the game is also Arsenal. Barcelona is another huge team that has signed a deal with Konami. PES 2017 is truly looking more authentic than in older games.
Konami has truly stepped up its game when it comes to the PES series. The company wants to stay competitive with EA Sports’ FIFA series and deals like this will make them stand out.
Fans of the aforementioned football teams will love to see all of the licensed players, kits and stadiums. Not to mention it’s cool that the Anfield stadium is being added for free via an update.