World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9

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Description

Pro Evolution Soccer 5 pushes the franchise one level up towards realism by expanding and improving character moves and control. Now, the match feels more real to the actual play as players make mistakes more often and passes don't go too well if the player is on the wrong foot, or makes a bad turn. The new gameplay may require slight adjustment for players to switch from older versions to this one. The standard modes are here, match mode (with newly added memorial match), various leagues, and cups. Some more teams now have their proper names (like "Arsenal" and "Chelsea"), and are having up to date players in the teams. Also, new weather condition has been added, snow.

Screenshots

World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 Windows Players arriving on the pitch.
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 PlayStation 2 Stadium display
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 Windows It's not a goal.
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 Windows Replay mode

Alternate Titles

  • "实况足球9" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Pro Evolution Soccer 5" -- European title
  • "Pro Evo 5" -- Abbreviated title
  • "PES 5" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

Most Realistic Football Game Ever Windows Neepie Lantern (481)

Critic Reviews

Australian GamePro Windows Dec 22, 2005 10 out of 10 100
XBox Front Xbox Nov 15, 2005 92 out of 100 92
Gamesmania.de Windows Oct 19, 2005 91 out of 100 91
PC Games (Germany) Windows Oct 24, 2005 90 out of 100 90
Wham! gaming PlayStation 2 Feb 22, 2006 9 out of 10 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) PlayStation 2 Oct 21, 2005 9 out of 10 90
GamePro (US) PlayStation 2 Feb 07, 2006 4.5 out of 5 90
JeuxVideoPC.com Windows Dec 02, 2005 17 out of 20 85
Game Informer Magazine PSP Mar, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75
The Next Level PlayStation 2 Mar 06, 2006 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Trivia

Multiplayer

This is the first version of PES for the PlayStation 2 to feature on-line play.

Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2005 – Best Sports Game of the Year
  • GameSpy
    • 2006 – #4 Xbox Game of the Year
    • 2006 – Best Backwards Compatible Addition for 360 of the Year
    • 2006 – Best Cross-Compatability With PS2 (PSP)
  • PC Powerplay (Germany)
    • Issue 02/2006 - #1 Sports/Racing Game in 2005
    • Issue 02/2006 - #3 Best Game in 2005
    • Issue 04/2006 - #5 Sports/Racing Game in 2005 (Readers' Vote)

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