It’s a great time of year to be a fan of sports games as a number of high profile titles are set to be released over the next few months. Today Konami announced the long-awaited release date for PES 2013 and provided details on the various pre-order incentives being offered at participating retailers.
PES 2013 will be released in Europe and South Africa on September 21st across PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. The game will also launch on PSP, 3DS, PlayStation 2 and Wii at a later date, which Konami plans to announce during the coming weeks.
The publisher is offering a pre-order incentive in the form of a limited UEFA Champions League steelbook edition of PES 2013. This will include a DLC code to redeem the UEFA Champions League match balls used in the competition as well as other UEFA Champions League elements. Certain retailers in the UK will also offer a second, Manchester United-themed steelbook edition as a pre-order incentive which boasts the club’s livery on its cover.
South African gamers can look forward to a number of great pre-order offers from select online retailers including BT Games, Kalahari.com, CNA and TAKEALOT.
Head over here for El33tonline’s previous coverage of PES 2013, which includes further details about the game along with trailers, screenshots and official box art.