This week will see Konami hit the reset button on eFootball 2022, with the extremely anticipated replace 1.0.0 set to launch. On Thursday April 14 the main replace for the PES successor might be launched for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Collection X and S, PC and Steam, with the inbound patch set to deal with the problems that hit the brand new FIFA rival throughout its beleagured launch. When eFootball 2022 first launched final yr gamers reported a considerable amount of points with the sport, together with gameplay, graphical and efficiency issues.
The backlash over the eFootball 2022 launch led to the sport turning into the worst reviewed sport in Steam historical past.
The final replace for eFootball 2022 was model 0.9.1 which Konami pushed out all the way in which again in November final yr. This construct of eFootball was way more playable than the one that originally launched, and replace 1.0.0 is anticipated to be much more of an enchancment, in addition to bringing with it new options corresponding to eFootball’s FUT-esque Dream Crew mode.
Forward of the rollout of eFootball 2022 replace 1.0.0 Konami has scheduled some prolonged server downtime.
The scheduled server upkeep will happen between 12am and 9am UK time on Thursday April 14. Upkeep occasions, nevertheless, could also be prolonged if wants be.
Konami has additionally stated that following the launch of model 1.0.0 it’ll proceed releasing patches to enhance the expertise.
Talking concerning the launch of the eFootball patch, Konami stated: “Relaxation assured, we are going to proceed working to enhance and replace our sport even after the discharge of v1.0.0, with the intent of making a fair higher digital footballing expertise for everybody.
“As at all times, your suggestions is a crucial a part of this enchancment course of, so please preserve them coming.”
Moreover the enhancements coming in replace 1.0.0, there may also be just a few different tweaks that followers will discover.
Konami has revealed various configuration adjustments coming to eFootball 2022 within the new patch.
The obvious of which might be that the default digital camera in eFootball 2022 will now be set to Stadium.
Konami has additionally revealed just a few settings adjustments. These are the brightness and distinction choice being eliminated together with auto-login settings.
Forward of the discharge of eFootball 2022 replace 1.0.0 Konami has stated it has taken criticism of the sport’s launch “very severely” and admitted the sport arrived incomplete as a result of various elements.
Chatting with VGC, a Konami spokesperson stated: “We’re taking the opinions of our gamers very severely. Because the launch final September, we’ve got prioritised enhancements and corrections primarily based on the suggestions and opinions we obtained. We’ll proceed to work on the sport’s enchancment and as at all times, the participant’s valued suggestions is way appreciated.”