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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 PlayStation 2 Terry just earned himself a yellow card
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 Windows It's not a goal.
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 Windows Goal kick
World Soccer: Winning Eleven 9 PlayStation 2 Pausing the game will bring you an in-game menu

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 (482)

The Press Says

Australian GamePro Windows Dec 22, 2005 10 out of 10 100
EmpireOnline.com PlayStation 2 Oct 21, 2005 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Thunderbolt Games PlayStation 2 Nov 12, 2005 10 out of 10 100
Games Master PlayStation 2 Dec, 2005 96 out of 100 96
Total Gaming UK PlayStation 2 Nov 23, 2005 91 out of 100 91
Gamesmania Xbox Oct 19, 2005 91 out of 100 91
Game Chronicles PlayStation 2 Mar 11, 2006 9.1 out of 10 91
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation 2 Oct 21, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Extreme Gamer PSP Feb 26, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Game Informer Magazine PSP Mar, 2006 7.5 out of 10 75

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Trivia

Multiplayer

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

Awards

  • 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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