PES 2021 review: still the best football game around, and a fine way to end the PS4 generation

Often when an “update” comes out in lieu of a new title, there’s a tendency to feel a little robbed, perhaps. A bit like we’ve been duped, like the makers have taken a year off but kept their hand out. The irony of this particular release (the helpfully titled Pro Evolution Soccer 2021 Season Update) is that this approach has long been presented by gamers as a suggestion for sport title developer’s perceived annual repackaging of games with minor tweaks and a major price tag. However, the…

PES 2021 review: still the best football game around, and a fine way to end the PS4 generation
Often when an “update” comes out in lieu of a new title, there’s a tendency to feel a little robbed, perhaps. A bit like we’ve been duped, like the makers have taken a year off but kept their hand out. The irony of this particular release (the helpfully titled Pro Evolution Soccer 2021 Season Update) is that this approach has long been presented by gamers as a suggestion for sport title developer’s perceived annual repackaging of games with minor tweaks and a major price tag. However, the…