We are proud to announce that console game, “PRO EVOLUTION SOCCER 2018”, has been selected as a demonstration esports title for the "Asian Games Jakarta-Palembang 2018", taking place in Indonesia this year from August 18th.
2018 marks the 18th iteration of the Asian Games, which is a continental multi-sport event organized by the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA). It is held every four years, and features athletes from all over Asia. This year, the Asian Games will be held in Jakarta-Palembang, Indonesia, and esports will be added as a demonstration sport for the first time ever.
Each participating country/region will form teams by selecting two exceptional players as their official representatives. These teams will face off to determine which among them has what it takes to win the gold medal at the Asian Games’ debut esports showcase.
Overview of the celebration competition
Celebration Competition Schedule
May 24th (Thu) - 27th (Sun)
This competition will be held in “PES LEAGUE” 1v1 mode.
May 24th (Thu) 10:00 – 21:00 (UTC)
May 25th (Fri) 10:00 – 21:00 (UTC)
May 26th (Sat) 10:00 – 21:00 (UTC)
May 27th (Sun) 10:00 – 21:00 (UTC)
Competitors must play a minimum of 20 matches to attain a ranking. Rankings are determined by the amount of points players are able to obtain over the course of these 20 matches. Points are awarded in the following fashion:
Victory: 3 points
Draw: 1 point
Defeat: 0 points
If two or more players have the same amount of points at the conclusion of the competition,
their rankings will be delineated according to the following criteria
A) Total number of matches (players with fewer matches will be ranked higher)
B) Goal Difference
C) Number of goals
(The above criteria will be applied in order from A to C)
Rewards in Game
We will give 50,000 GP to the players who participated online competition and played more than 5 matches later. Registration is not required to receive this reward. Please check our announcements in game on May 24th.
We will provide the result of this competition and personal information to each NOC or national esports organization.
The result of this competition is NOT a final determination of the national PES team member.
National team members may be selected without results of this competition in some countries/regions.
The countries/regions below will select their national team members by using their own methods. If you have any questions, please get in touch with your country/region’s NOC.
Countries: China; Hong Kong, China; Thailand; Vietnam; Indonesia; Saudi Arabia; Korea; Singapore; Malaysia.
How to register
Registrations will be open between 8AM on the 23rd May 2018 till 9PM on the 27th May (UTC), and are required by all participants who wish to have their details and tournament results forwarded to their country/region’s official representative selection committee.
You need to sign in using KONAMI ID to register for this competition.
If you have any questions, please let us know from here.