Andrés Iniesta, FC Barcelona captain, new official PES ambassador.
Konami Digital Entertainment BV has announced that Andrés Iniesta, player of the FC Barcelona, has been appointed official ambassador of PES.
Iniesta is considered one of the best players of his generation and one of the best midfielders of all time. This announcement is very exciting for KONAMI, but also for the FCB captain himself, who has declared, “FC Barcelona and KONAMI They have been collaborating for a long time and this year this collaboration has gone much further.
“PES 2017 perfectly recreates the experience of playing at the Camp Nou, the style of play of our team and of each of its players, it is an honor to become an ambassador for PES. This year, PES 2017 has proven to be the most realistic soccer simulator, and I look forward to working closely with KONAMI to spread the message of its quality and level of control “, commented Iniesta.
To celebrate this announcement, KONAMI has activated a series of promotions in its myClub mode of PES 2017 focused on the Catalan club. Starting today, users can acquire a special agent having access to legendary players from Barça’s history, such as Thierry Henry, Xavi, Gary Lineker, Rivaldo Víctor Borba Ferreira, Luis Enrique, Carles Puyol, as well as some legendary stars of his Madrid’s greatest rival. In the same way, KONAMI also rewards myClub users with virtual coins: a 5,000 GP bonus for those users who play an online match during this week if they exceed 500,000 matches together, another of 40,000 GP and a legend player for those that help to exceed 4,000,000 matches, and if in total more than 5,000,000 matches were achieved online, all users will receive 50,000GP and TWO Legend players. Similarly, users will be able to benefit from Barça’s success this Saturday, December 3, as they will receive a special agent with access to a legend for each goal scored by the Blaugrana team, up to a maximum of six.
PES 2017 It is available for PlayStation 4, XboxOne, Windows PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 from September 15, and its myClub mode completes the great gaming experience it offers when the ball begins to roll. This mode was introduced in PES 2015 and is incredibly popular with the many fans of the series. myClub rewards match results with GP (GamePoints) that can be used to spend on new players to strengthen the team. Additionally, users can now also purchase myClub Coins to use in the game through affordable micro-transactions. The currency system allows users to compete for the best talent in the world using the network of agents of PES 2017.
On November 24 KONAMI released the free content Data Pack 2 for PES 2017 including new kits, updated and improved player images, three new stadiums, and a host of items designed to enhance the game day gaming experience within PES 2017.