PES 2016 gets first major update – all the details

By Sherif Saed, Monday, 26 October 2015 17:58 GMT

Konami is launching a new major update for PES 2016, on Thursday, October 29.

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The first of many updates to PES 2016 is coming October 29, Konami has revealed. This patch updates the game’s team rosters to be in-line with the current real-world squads across the world.

This includes real-world player forms, which Konami says will be monitored and updated weekly. Newer kits have also been added for many teams like the entirety of French Ligue 1 and Ligue, the two top Spanish leagues, and Serie A in Italy.

A number of other teams have also received official strips. Teams Such as FC Groningen, FC Utrecht, Galatasaray, Panathinaikos, Maccabi Tel Aviv, as well as Brazil’s Flamengo & Palmeiras and Argentina’s Independiente, Newell’s Old Boys and Vélez Sarsfield.

In addition, UEFA Champions League and Asian Champions League-specific kits have also been added.

Over 70 players have been updated through the game’s PES ID system, which translates likeness, as well as play-style and skill to the game.

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