Konami has announced the first details of the eFootball PES 25th anniversary celebration campaign! This is alongside the release of J.League Jikkyou Winning Eleven in Japan on 21 July, 1995 and Data Pack 5, which has updated player faces, FC Bayern 120th Anniversary strip and other in-game content.
Kicking off the campaign will be the “Iconic Moment Series”, an ongoing celebration of memorable moments produced by the finest stars of football, past and present. The Iconic Moment Series will commemorate a specific highlight of a player’s career, with the player card featuring an actual image of that match and stats to mirror that period. These Iconic Moment Series players or Legends are also affiliated to a specific team, providing stat boosts if you match them to your chosen myClub team.
All players of eFootball PES 2020 will be presented with an Iconic Moment Series Legend version of Maradona from today, in commemoration of his performance in the 1983 Spanish Cup Final for FC Barcelona. You can also find the following Iconic Moment Series Legends through in-game campaigns from today:
- Oliver Kahn (FC Bayern) – Iconic Match: 09/02/2002
- Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (FC Bayern) – Iconic Match: 13/06/1981
- Giovane Élber (FC Bayern) – Iconic Match: 17/05/2003
- Carles Puyol (FC Barcelona) – Iconic Match: 17/05/2006
- Xavi (FC Barcelona) – Iconic Match: 27/05/2009
- Andres Iniesta (FC Barcelona) – Iconic Match: 06/05/2009
The eFootball PES 2020 25th anniversary campaign will continue with additional in-game releases and announcements throughout the year, so stay tuned, franchise veterans or new players!
Data Pack 5.0 is also available for eFootball PES 2020 for PS4, Xbox One and PC Steam. Over 30 new and updated player faces are available, continuing to push the boundaries for the most realistic football simulation game available today. Notable players include – Reece James, Brandon Williams, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Todd Cantwell and Achraf Hakimi. FC Bayern’s 120th anniversary is also being celebrated, their official anniversary strip included in DP5.
Bug fixes have also been included. For the full list of updates and changes, you can check the official website.