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Tuesday 23 January 2018

PES 2016 roster update delayed

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Emma Clark

Konami revealed that Pro Evolution Soccer 2016's offline modes won't get access to updated rosters until the end of October.

Konami won’t be releasing updated rosters for Pro Evolution Soccer 2016’s offline modes until October 29th.

The first data pack will implement updated rosters to all modes and will make Live Updates available to all applicable modes.

Live Updates will however be added to online modes from October 1st. Online modes include Online Divisions, Friendly Match Lobby, Team Play Lobby, Online Competition, Quick Match. These Live Updates will update the stats of certain players depending on their weekly performances, while it will also let players use updated rosters in online play.

PES community manager Adam Bhatti faced the full force of the community’s frustration. He took to Twitter to apologise for the roster delay. He tweeted, “Hey all, apologies for the roster delay for offline modes, not ideal. Personally working on tonnes of things to make 29th Oct a better day.”

Konami also revealed that it will release minor updates over time to improve gameplay based on fan feedback.

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