Say what you want about PES 2010, and it’s quality compared to the older iterations, there’s still an insane amount of people playing the game – some at a very high level. But it’s time once again to find out who is the best! So to the 9th PES finals, where everyone in the world come together (in Mallorca), in a battle to find the best PES 2010 player in the world. Reining champ Jinxy (in the pic above) will be defending his crown, and the right to get some more love from the ladies!
It’s not only PES 2010 on show however, as the guys who have earned to play at the event will be able to play PES 2011! Win all round then ;)
Full press release below.
Konami details Ninth PES Finals
Widest range of PES players to gather in September for World Finals, as Europe, South America, US and Japan send in their best players
Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH has announced it will hold the 2010 PES World Finals in Mallorca, with top players from all over the globe gathering for the grand finals between September 25th-26th.
The gala event will gather the very best PES 2010 players and pit them against each other in a knock-out tournament. Entrees will be selected from their respective official PES Leagues, with players from key European territories joined by the best players that Japan, Brazil, Mexico and the US have to offer.
The 2010 tournament is the ninth such competition, and will mark the most far-reaching competition in PES history. 21 countries will be represented, with last year’s winner – Yasin „Jinxy” Koroglu from Belgium – also returning to defend his title. The competitors will also be able to try their hands at PES 2011, with Konami using the event to show the new game’s all-new freedom of movement elements to its key players.
“Now in its ninth year, we are delighted to expand the list of entered countries for the PES 2010 Finals to an even wider range,” commented Martin Schneider, European Marketing and PR Director for Konami Digital Entertainment GmbH. “With entrants from Japan, North and Sounth America joining the very best that Europe has to offer, we look forward to some high quality matches, and showing PES 2011 to the best PES players from around the globe.”