PES 2018 has been out a few weeks now but that doesn’t stop Konami from announcing even more partnerships for PES going forwards. Today, it’s time for Premier League greats, Arsenal!

Arsène Wenger’s side were of course first licensed in PES 2017 but this new partnership with give Konami unprecedented access, with access to to the first team squad and Emirates Stadium, ensuring they are perfectly recreated within PES 2018.

Thanks to the 3D scanning, all of the Arsenal team will be perfectly replicated in PES 2018 and beyond, as well as the Emirates Stadium also coming into the game. The players and team will play exactly like they do in real life thanks to the advanced Player ID system. Vinai Venkatesham, Chief Commercial Officer at Arsenal stated:

 Our working relationship with KONAMI to date has been extremely successful from a licensing perspective and we are delighted to extend this and welcome them as an official partner. We look forward to getting started in the next phase of our relationship with KONAMI and creating some fun and exciting content that both Arsenal and wider football fans will enjoy.

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