The individuality of how players move, shape to shoot and make passes is also closer to real life, with KONAMI motion-capturing players within realistic environments in a complete overhaul of the in-game animation system. Unsurprisingly, Steam reviews haven't been kind.
Interestingly while its competitor has confirmed its own iteration this year will be on the console, Konami have so far been tight lip on whether PES 2018 will too be coming to the Nintendo Switch, having confirmed it will once again be available on PS4, Xbox One & PC. A nice thing to say, but an even better thing to follow through with.
The big PES 2018 from Konami is about to come this year as it has always been to fight against the football mammoth Electronic Arts' FIFA 18 is. What are your thoughts on the new features? Federation Internationale de Football Association 17 may shift the most copies as the series always does, but PES 2017 is the smarter option, just like it was back in its glory days. This, alongside bringing the PC version to a level that meets the quality standard of its PlayStation®4 counterpart, only scratches the surface of the significant changes to Pro Evolution Soccer 2018. These include a revamped control system that adds more fluidity to the game, and a new, simpler user interface. As you would expect, PES 2018 aims to improve on the series' notably deep and detailed gameplay mechanics evermore with the company claiming that among its many improvements, the game aims to include a more sophisticated and authentic style of play. Get the app and get the game.
A more realistic game speed.
Complimenting the fluid gameplay, set pieces have been reworked, including a new free-kick and penalty system.
A 2vs2 and 3vs3 co-op mode, which will also have support local guest players. Play together with friends, take your team to the top or simply have some fun via one-off casual matches. The team-managing experience Master League gets new immersive scenes like pre-match interviews and locker room moments. Finally, player models have been completely changed, with special attention paid to kit fitting and short size.