Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 Player Count and Stats (2023)

Last Updated on: August 14th, 2023

Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 Stats

Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 player count Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 facts and stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 player count:

396,000 game units sold in Japan

Last updated 8/9/09

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Game Description

“Pro Evolution Soccer 2009” (also known as “Winning Eleven: Pro Evolution Soccer 2009” in some regions) is a soccer video game developed and published by Konami. It is part of the long-running “Pro Evolution Soccer” (PES) series and was released in 2008-2009 for various platforms. Here’s an overview of the game:

  1. Gameplay Mechanics: “Pro Evolution Soccer 2009” builds upon the gameplay foundation of its predecessors, focusing on providing a realistic and immersive soccer experience. The game emphasizes player control, tactical strategy, and fluid animations.

  2. Game Modes: The game features various modes for players to enjoy, including Exhibition matches, League mode, Cup mode, and Master League mode. The Master League mode allows players to manage a team over multiple seasons, making decisions about transfers, tactics, and player development.

  3. Player and Team Licensing: Similar to previous entries, “PES 2009” faced challenges in securing licenses for real player names and official team logos. As a result, the game included a mix of licensed and generic teams and players.

  4. Team and League Selection: The game offers a wide selection of club teams and national teams from different leagues around the world. Players can choose their favorite teams and compete in matches on various stadiums.

  5. Gameplay Improvements: “PES 2009” introduced several gameplay enhancements, such as refined ball physics, improved player AI, and more realistic player movements. These improvements aimed to create a smoother and more enjoyable soccer experience.

  6. Visuals and Presentation: The game features realistic player models, animations, and stadiums, although the visual quality may vary depending on the platform. The presentation aims to capture the atmosphere of real soccer matches.

  7. Soundtrack: “PES 2009” includes a soundtrack that complements the soccer ambiance, featuring a mix of energetic and atmospheric tracks.

  8. Reception and Legacy: The reception of “Pro Evolution Soccer 2009” was generally positive among both critics and players. The game was praised for its refined gameplay mechanics, improved AI, and emphasis on player control. However, some criticism was directed at the lack of licensed content and the visual quality compared to its competitors.

  9. Subsequent Entries: Konami continued to release annual iterations of the “Pro Evolution Soccer” series, with each entry aiming to further refine gameplay mechanics, enhance licensing agreements, and improve overall presentation.

  10. Transition to eFootball: In 2021, Konami rebranded the “Pro Evolution Soccer” series as “eFootball,” shifting its focus to a free-to-play model and an emphasis on online play and esports. This marked a significant change for the franchise, as it aimed to provide a more dynamic and connected soccer experience.

“Pro Evolution Soccer 2009” remains a notable entry in the franchise’s history, with its focus on gameplay mechanics and efforts to provide an authentic soccer experience despite challenges with licensing and visual quality.

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