PES 2016 Free DLC Euro 2016 Release Date – March 24, 2016
PES 2016 PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC users will receive the dedicated UEFA EURO 2016 content as FREE DLC on March 24th, 2016.
PES UEFA EURO 2016 physical edition and digital standalone edition for PS4 and PS3 will be available for purchase on April 21st, 2016.
Here is official blog release:
Konami will be releasing an official UEFA EURO 2016 game on April 21st as standalone digital and physical content for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3! Existing PES users on PlayStation 4, XboxOne, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Windows PC will receive the dedicated UEFA EURO 2016 content as a FREE DLC on March 24th.
This year’s competition takes place in France, starting on June 10th and will see 24 teams go head to head in initial group stage matches, before progressing to knock out stages. The final will take place in the Stade de France a month later on July 10th. In total, 50 matches will be played, showcasing Europe’s finest talent.
The UEFA EURO 2016 title will be featured on the PES 2016 main menu screen, instantly visible on loading the game. The physical release will not only contain the UEFA EURO 2016 content but also the full PES 2016 game. The UEFA EURO 2016 mode will feature full iconography and presentation elements from this year’s tournament, also including the Stade de France – home of the UEFA EURO 2016 final.
Of the 24 teams taking part, 15 teams will be fully licensed will be included with the latest strips and authentic player faces for England, Wales, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Croatia, Slovakia, Iceland, Turkey, Albania, Northern Ireland and hosts France. All squads will also be in line with those of the qualifying nations with the various playing styles perfectly replicated via the game’s innovative Player ID and Team ID systems, mimicking the exact playing styles of both individual players and the teams as a whole.
The official PES League will be running online competitions across the duration of the tournament, while a series of special myClub promotions are also planned. Running alongside the tournament, KONAMI will release a series of special myClub incentives, including new Euro Special Agents that allow key players that are performing well at the tournament to be recruited for use within the myClub feature. Those who purchase the physical copy of the game will also receive exclusive myClub rewards, including a special Ambassador Agent, seven special Euro agents giving them seven players representing the 24 qualified teams.
Konami has also confirmed that the agreement with UEFA extends across its portfolio of football titles. There will be UEFA EURO 2016 content included on PES Club Manager and PES Collection titles for iOS and Android.