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8.5 out of 10

Pro Evolution Soccer 5

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Overall 6
6.0
Sound quality 2
2.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 8
8.0

A Question Of Sportsmanship

scream4br..., Ciao
22 January 2007
  • Excerpt: "...the previous game in the Pro Evolution Soccer series, playing PES5 was much like a footballer playing in a new league; it sure took me time to adapt to the subtle differences. I bought the game on the strength of how it's predecessors played, so the inclusion of Arsenal (amongst other teams) as a further fully licensed club was a nice bonus for me. While there is now the option of home and away cup formats and cup fixtures throughout the league ...
  • Pros: Player movement on the ball, defence is tightened up, Arsenal !
  • Cons: Poor referee decisions, illogical play, lacks authority and conviction
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Overall 6
6.0

It is not a soccer evolution

TUFTY, amazon.co.uk
24 November 2006
  • Summary: According to many gaming critics this is the world's best football game. I disagree. It maybe the world's best football game on how to frustrate. Firstly, the gameplay is realstic enough but it feels that you are always defending than attacking. Then the set peices are scrappy as free kicks and corners never get to the right place. This is not the gameplay physics fault but the speed of the powerbar's fault since it goes too quickly.
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Overall 6
6.0
Sound quality 6
6.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 6
6.0

Hugely disappointed

chriscros..., Ciao
2 June 2006
  • Excerpt: "...been a fan of the Pro Evolution Soccer series. Sadly all has changed. I recently bought the Platinum version from Play.com for £11.99 - a very reasonable price I thought. I was very excited about receiving it and when it arrived I couldn't wait to play it! However, I was far from convinced when I finally got the chance to play it. I bought Fifa 06 many months ago (see other review) and I have to conclude that that is certainly a better option than ...
  • Pros: Smooth, realistic gameplay
  • Cons: It's very frustrating !
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Overall 6
6.0

Pro Evolution 5

Z. Drummond "Zedrick001", amazon.co.uk
22 May 2006
  • Summary: Ive heard a lot of critism of this game, and in all honest i will now lay any doubters to rest. Pro evolution 5 is a good game which shows significant improvements in graphics, sound quality and even the commentary has improved ever so slightly. In truth, the game takes a few weeks to get used to after playing is comparably fast paced predecessor number 4.
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Overall 6
6.0
Gameplay 6
6.0
Graphics 2
2.0

Pro Evo or FIFA??

JEStevens, Ciao
19 May 2006
  • Excerpt: "...basically divided up between Konami's Pro Evolution Soccer and Electronic Arts Fifa Series each new release by these gaming giants is keenly sought after by fans of the two rival camps. Now in its fifth edition Konami attempt to push the football game genre ever further in order to become the recognised number one football game in the worlds best football following nation. The game Match Mode: This is basically a quick way to get playing ...
  • Pros: playability
  • Cons: graphics and realism
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Overall 6
6.0

Good but a little disapointed

Charlie, amazon.co.uk
29 March 2006
  • Summary: I got this game around christmas time, i had always brought Fifa but thought that i'd try pro evo. the good points : -The dribling is realistic -over all game plays good passing bad points : - shoots u touch the shoot button and it sends the ball into orbit -free kicks u cant aim that well -with fouls you can bump into a player and he falls over like hes been hit by a car.
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Overall 6
6.0

Disappointment

Anto C "mysteryofonespirit", amazon.co.uk
25 January 2006
  • Summary: The biggest disappontment about this game is the lack of change. The graphics are only slightly improved. The commentary still sucks, I mean this is the seventh game in total and they've never once had decent commentary. The master league has absoulutely no changes. They music is terrible. While they've added Chelsea and Arsenal the lack of all licenced premiership teams by now is ludicrous.
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Overall 6
6.0

if it aint broke dont mess it up

"intheknowledge", amazon.co.uk
21 January 2006
  • Summary: Well i had bought all the other Pro Evo games and been playing pro Evo 4 for a very long time. So i decided to go ahead and buy Number 5. I was immediatly dissapointed. First of all, If you have played pro Evo 4 and moved on to this it will come as a bit of a surprise. Sure, the graphics still look fantastic, but 5 minutes in to a game and i was getting frustrated. Basically its a bit difficult on 3 star difficulty and too unrealistic on anything lower.
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Overall 6
6.0

A Let Down

Tom, amazon.co.uk
17 December 2005
  • Summary: can i just say i could not agree more with darthmccarth from liverpool. i tottaly agree with every word he has said. he quite basically took the words out of my mouth. the only reason i have given it 3 stars is because i do not think that it is terrible as for the first month or so it is entertaining but it soon loses all credibility.
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Overall 6
6.0
Sound quality 6
6.0
Gameplay 8
8.0
Graphics 8
8.0

PES5...The best?...

sublime_s..., Ciao
21 November 2005
  • Excerpt: "Pro Evolution 5 the latest release from the hugely successful Konami PES variety, is one of the most longley anticipated football games of all time, but is it worth the money?... The thing i have always loved about PES games, is the realism in gameplay. The way the football flows, the actions and reactions of the players, even small details like crowd responses to certain events during the game, i.e a goal, a free kick. For true football fans who ...
  • Pros: Realistic football experience, your typical pro evo game
  • Cons: Your typical pro evo game, not too many new features gameplay wise
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