Rangers fans will once again be able to play as their heroes at Ibrox in PES 2021 after an extended partnership between the club and gaming giant was announced.
The Gers join the likes of Barcelona, Juventus, Manchester United and Bayern Munich as partner clubs of PES’ creators Konami as the long-running franchise gears up for its latest release.
It brings their star players, full kits and their Iconic home, the Ibrox Stadium to PES fans around the world! 🌎🙌 pic.twitter.com/T19zOav3lZ
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Last season’s edition, eFootball PES 2020, was awarded “Best Sports Game” at E3 2019 with Rangers set to feature in several more editions of the iconic game.
‘’We’re delighted to extend our partnership with KONAMI and excited our supporters will once again be able to see Rangers fully integrated within PES 2021,” Rangers’ Director of Commercial & Marketing James Bisgrove said in a press release.
“The renewed partnership also provides an excellent platform for Rangers global fanbase to engage with both casual and competitive gaming and we look forward to developing an exciting activation plan with KONAMI for the 2020/21 season and beyond’’.
Jonas Lygaard, Senior Director Brand & Business Development at Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. commented: “Continuing our partnership with such an iconic club ensures eFootball PES remains the premier football series for Rangers fans across the globe, we’re excited about what the future holds as we continue to work to provide the best footballing experience possible for players.”
eFootball PES 2021 SEASON UPDATE will be available on PlayStation4, Xbox One, and PC STEAM, from September 15.