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Fri, Oct 23, 2009 | 10:54 BST
Konami Europe has put 3 million copies of PES 2010 into retail for the game’s launch today, the company’s confirmed.
“PES 2010 is Konami’s largest release of the year, and we cannot stress the gratitude for all the input from the enormous PES fan base,” said Konami marketing boss, Martin Schneider.
“Global sales for the PES series to date are over 55.5m, and we expect a very strong performance from what is easily the best PES in a long, long time.”
Good luck, etc. PR after the break.
Mon, Aug 25, 2008 | 18:29 BST
Konami’s put out a press release – in German on WiiTower – confirming attendance at GameCOM in Cologne next year and thanking Games Convention for, you know, being good and stuff.
“Konami says ‘Thanks, Leipzig’ for the many great years and such a positive time,” said Konami marketing boss Martin Schneider.
“We look back on a great development, which the industry has been allowed to experience in recent years. But with this balance we direct the view now also forward and say ‘Hello GamesCOM 2009 in Köln’.”
That quote’s a mixture of Babelfish and our amazing German skills, so sorry about that, Martin.
Games Convention dates for next year have already been confirmed, but if Konami’s move is indicative of the rest of the games industry – hint: it almost certainly is – there may not be much to look at in Leipzig Messe next August.
Shame. Damn shame.