Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., today announced BEAT ARENA, a new KONAMI VR band performance game featuring songs from the beloved BEMANI series, is now available globally for Steam VR devices. Players will be able to form their own bands with friends using the game’s asynchronous multiplayer functionality – seeing friends’ previous performances with other instruments as they play. Publishers: Konami Platforms: Steam
Michael’s back with a real classic for this week’s Retro Game Friday. It’s Gradius!
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced an expanded partnership renewal with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), including global sponsorship and licensing rights for AFC national teams and club competitions. The global partnership encompasses major AFC competitions, including but not limited to the AFC Asian Qualifiers – Road to Qatar, Asia’s flagship national team competition, the AFC Asian Cup, which is set to take place in China PR in June 2023, and the Continent’s pinnacle club competition the AFC Champions League. The expansion of rights to include national team competitions will allow fans to play the AFC Asian Cup and the … Continue reading Konami Partners with Asian Football Confederation
Konami Digital Entertainment Inc. has today announced the #StayHomeWithPES Tournament pitting some of biggest names in football against each other in eFootball PES 2020, including FC Barcelona striker Antoine Griezmann and Juventus’ Miralem Pjanić. Stars from 11 world-famous clubs will compete in the tournament, which will be broadcast on the official eFootball PES YouTube channel on Sunday April 26 from 12:00 PM EST. You can watch the entire tournament on Youtube here www.youtube.com/officialpes “I’m a huge PES fan,” said Miralem Pjanić. “I’m excited to be part of this tournament and play the game on such a stage. It’s going to … Continue reading Konami To Host Stay At Home With PES Tournament
Konami Digital Entertainment Inc. has today revealed the 10 professional football clubs that will participate in the eFootball League 2019/20 season, which comprises the eFootball.Pro and eFootball.Open tournaments, plus the newly announced eFootball Season Program. An international esports competition for professional clubs only, eFootball.Pro will consist of the following 10 world-renowned clubs: • FC Barcelona • Manchester United FC • FC Bayern • Juventus • Arsenal FC • Celtic FC • AS Monaco • FC Schalke 04 • Boavista FC • FC Nantes All 10 clubs will put forward an official esports team to compete in 3v3 CO-OP matches played … Continue reading Konami Names 10 Pro Football Clubs for eFootball Season
John Wick Hex may or may not be a triumph of game mechanics, but it’s certainly a triumph of acting. This week Drew discusses the differences between screen acting and videogame voice-over, and shows us how it can all go wrong.
Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc. today announced that the mobile version of eFootball PES 2020 will be released this October and represents a complete overhaul of the current PES 2019 mobile game. The latest major update to the PES Mobile series, which celebrated over 200 million downloads earlier this year, brings many of the key features and licenses already announced for eFootball PES 2020 on PC and console. Additional details and information is available at the official site: https://www.konami.com/wepes/mobile/c/information/2020/en/ New features for this year’s mobile game include Finesse Dribble, a dynamic dribbling technique created following close consultation with legendary midfielder Andrés … Continue reading Mobile Version of eFootball PES 2020 Launching in October
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