Your Account
    Log into your account here:
       Forgot Password

    Not registered? Sign Up for free
    Registration allows you to keep track of all your content and comments, save bookmarks, and post in all our forums.
Follow the dark path or use the light
Mobile
go
News & Articles Index
Search news for:
 

Cologne to host PES World Finals 2011

Konami Digital announces Cologne to host PES World Finals 2011


Konami Digital Entertainment has announced that it will hold its annual PES World Finals in Cologne this year, with the prestigious competition taking place as the gaming industry gathers for Gamescom, Europe's premier video game showcase.

The PES World Finals 2011 brings the current PES 2011 season to an end, and will see the world's greatest PES players gathered for a huge knock-out tournament -- seriously, and your mom said gaming would never lead to anything big!

Entrants from Europe, Asia and America will gather for a series of matches between August 17th and 19th in freaking Germany -- where they have really good beer and some pretty good sausages, though you should bring your own cheese, we're just saying...

The tournament will open with a gala party that precedes the full competition, which will take place in Cologne's KölnSky venue -- a 27th floor location that offers striking views of the beautiful city.

Konami has been hosting PES competitions for more than a decade, and each major territory has official leagues that are used to determine the World Final competitors -- so about 30 players are expected to take part this year. The attendees will all compete on the PlayStation 3 version of PES 2011, with a series of groups giving way to knock-out competitions to determine the ultimate champion.

"Gamescom welcomes thousands of ardent video game fans to Cologne, so it is a fitting venue for the end of the PES 2011 season," says Martin Schneider, General Manager of Konami Digital Entertainment. "We expect (play) to be fierce at this year's competition -- especially with the eyes of Gamescom attendees on them all," he added.

Posted: 6th Jul 2011 by CMBF
Tags:
PES 2011, PlayStation 3,

▼ Comments Verdict:
Good read
OK
Not for me
 

 

Comments for this Cologne to host PES World Finals 2011 .

Add your comment here
 

No comments yet. Tell us what you think to be the first.


 
 
 
Game Talk
Pokemon GO Cheaters Slashed!
Pokemon GO Cheaters Slashed!
Legendary Pokemon Found In Pokemon GO Raid Battle Coding
Legendary Pokemon Found In Pokemon GO Raid Battle Coding
Pokemon GO Gym Overhaul Details Released
Pokemon GO Gym Overhaul Details Released
Why is Assassin's Creed Origins the most talked about Game of E3 2017
Will Skull and Bones Challenge Assassins Creed?
Is Anthem the Best Game at E3?
New Mainstream Pokemon Game Coming To Nintendo Switch
Marshadow To Be Released July 15th
Sony all about the games at E3
Project Scorpio becomes Xbox One X
 
Click to close