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Football. It's the world's game. No, not the game played with a pigskin -- the real football, otherwise known as soccer. Konami's been producing videogames based on this most popular sport in the world for three console generations, and they've often been the very best. The PlayStation Portable edition of 2008 was a pretty solid entry in the series, featuring the tried-and-true gameplay that's fueled the PlayStation 2 game for years. It wasn't all that portable-friendly, but did the trick if you just had to have PES and the Master League on the go. Some excellent shielding of the ball.Fast forward eight months and Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 has a phenomenal new Become A Legend mode -- even on the portable platform. This entertaining package has some limitations, but is now an even better way to play videogame soccer away from home. It's even got much of the same catchy soundtrack found in the big brother console versions of the game. Become A Legend is as revolutionary for PES as pointe...
What's Hot: Soccer aptitude on the field; Become A Legend; Online play
What's Not: Same looks as always; Lots of hidden information; Messy menus