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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. But in early 2008, Pro Evolution Soccer fell behind the rival FIFA series from Electronic Arts on high-definition home consoles. That year's PES on the Xbox 360 was disgraceful next to its predecessors, and especially alongside the brilliant Wii edition that reinvented videogame soccer with its unique pointer-based controls. Liverpool in late afternoon action.Fast-forward eight months and Pro Evolution Soccer 2009 has put the entire series back on track. It not only fixes much of what was broken in the 2008 game, but adds the phenomenal Become A Legend mode. This entertaining package is capped by a surprisingly catchy soundtrack. Can you become this legendary?Become A Legend is as revolutionary for PES as pointer contro...
What's Hot: Soccer aptitude on the field; Become A Legend; Online play
What's Not: Still not very pretty; Lots of hidden information; Messy menus