Konami To Give Pro Evo 5 A Budget Release

Konami has announced it is to reissue its million-selling Pro Evolution Soccer 5 as a budget title for PlayStation 2 on 27th April. The game, widely seen as the definitive football title for any format, will be released in new Platinum packaging and will enjoy a new RRP of 19.99 Euro.

As football fans gear up for a fantastic summer of football, we are delighted to be reissuing the definitive football title at a new, low price,” commented Martin Schneider, European Marketing and PR Director for Konami Digital Entertainment. “Pro Evolution Soccer 5 is rightly seen as the most realistic football title around, and with the advent of online play in this version we have seen the series’ popularity continue to rise. With its new price point, we anticipate fans catching football fever will turn to Pro Evolution Soccer 5 to satiate their need for more of the beautiful game.”