Pro Evolution Soccer 3

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Pro Evolution Soccer 3
Pro Evolution Soccer 3.jpg
Developer(s) Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo
Publisher(s) Konami
Composer(s) Norikazu Miura
Series Pro Evolution Soccer
Platform(s) PlayStation 2, Windows
Release date(s)
  • JP February 19, 2004
  • NA February 17, 2004[1]
  • EU October 17, 2003
Genre(s) Sports game
Mode(s) Single-player, Multiplayer
Distribution DVD

Pro Evolution Soccer 3 (known as Winning Eleven 7 in Japan and World Soccer: Winning Eleven 7 in North America) is a football video game developed and produced by Konami as part of the Pro Evolution Soccer series. In Europe, the PlayStation 2 and PC versions were released on 17 October 2003. It is also the first in the series which was released on PC.

The cover features referee Pierluigi Collina.

New features[edit]

  • New graphics engine.
  • Improved gameplay, control, ball physics, animation and AI.
  • New Shop mode, where points can be traded in for hidden items.
  • Master League expanded to four divisions, with tons of new players.
  • Support for 1-4 players (multitap required for 3 or 4 players).

Licences[edit]

The game does not include any full leagues but 62 clubs from various European countries. 6 clubs are fully licensed, which are the 5 Italian Serie A clubs AC Milan, AS Roma, Juventus, Lazio and Parma and in addition Feyenoord from the Dutch Eredivisie. All other clubs have fictional team names, logos and jerseys. Also player names are fictional, but only if the player is part of an unlicensed national team. Noticeable cases are for example Dutch players (e.g. Von Mistelroum instead of Van Nistelrooy) and German players (e.g. Kalm instead of Kahn).

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