Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.has announced today a long-term partnership with the English football club, Manchester United (MUFC). “KONAMI is incredibly proud to be working with the biggest football clubs in the world and our latest partner, Manchester United, arguably jumps right to the top,” commented Jonas Lygaard, Senior Director Brand & Business Development at Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. “In a year of significant change for both brands, we are excited to be taking this journey together and bringing the Red Devils into the eFootball PES series – renowned for its realism and control.” The partnership between KONAMI and Manchester United … Continue reading Konami Partners With Manchester United Football Club
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced the return of the Contra franchise to console and PC with CONTRA: ROGUE CORPS. On September 24th, players will experience the series that inspired countless shooting games since its 1987 debut. Adding to the surprise of CONTRA: ROGUE CORPS’ development and upcoming launch, KONAMI is also pleased to announce the Contra Anniversary Collection, containing 10 classic games in the storied Contra franchise, is now available for purchase on all digital game stores. CONTRA: ROGUE CORPS is a twin stick, third-person action game drawing upon its roots in fast and focused combat developed for the … Continue reading E3 2019: Contra: Rogue Corps Returning to Consoles
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced the TurboGrafx-16 mini, a compact version of the classic 1980s console. The console will feature a range of classic retro games with part of the line-up announced today at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles. Now even smaller compared to the original, the console will fit in the palm of your hand and feature a full-sized controller. The announced catalogue of titles pre-loaded on the TurboGrafx-16 mini include: • R-TYPE • NEW ADVENTURE ISLAND • NINJA SPIRIT • Ys BOOK I & II • DUNGEON EXPLORER • ALIEN CRUSH • With … Continue reading E3 2019: Konami Announces TurboGrafx-16 Mini-Console
Michael’s back with another entry in a favorite series of his for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia!
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. announced today that it has entered a partnership with Club Atlético Boca Juniors (Boca Juniors), which includes an exclusive in-game license. As part of this partnership, fans will be able to play their favorite Boca Juniors’ players with current kits and iconography, including epic matches in the legendary La Bombonera stadium – all exclusively in PES 2019. “Maintaining the integrity of our club is one of the most important factors when considering partners, and we believe PES 2019 exemplifies that same standard through its unmatched realism and authenticity,” said Club Atlético Boca Juniors marketing team. “We … Continue reading KONAMI Secures Exclusive PES 2019 License with Club Atlético Boca Juniors
Drew and Chella take a look at the evolution of stealth games, just as the latest episode releases for the Hitman Summer Pack.
HYPER SPORTS R, is a new sports simulation title, to arrive on the Nintendo Switch. Compete in a variety of individual and team sports, and train a team to take on rivals as you race for a spot at the top. In HYPER SPORTS R, players can choose from a variety of over 20 characters to build up and compete. Become the best competitor in a variety of different sports, which include track and field, beach volleyball and swimming. HYPER SPORTS R will also feature several fun modes, a few of which include: • Quick Play: Play with up to … Continue reading Konami Launching New Sports Series For Nintendo Switch
Todd has a long history with Konami, going all the way back to the heady NES days of their classic, double bowtie logo. He relates his longtime love of the company this week, and laments the fact their recent behavior, and somewhat despicable actions, have forced him to permanently part ways.
Michael’s back with a game that is really obscure for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Yu-Gi-Oh: The Falsebound Kingdom!
Konami Digital Entertainment announced a collaboration with eSports company eFootball.Pro to create a professional eSports competition using Konami’s football game series. The new international league will aim to attract players from around the world, and will be broadcasted globally. Expect more details on this soon.