So soon after the release, there’s already complaints of slowdown on the ps3, and it seems Konami are ready to release a patch fixing these problems. Some people think critisicm of slowdown on the pes 2008 is harsh, but all are agreed that it’s destroying the online aspect of the game. Check out this article from pro-g
Konami is suffering criticism from gamers who say the PS3 version of the game suffers from frame rate issues and slowdown. You can see why we gave the game seven out of 10 in our review here. You can also see our exclusive gameplay footage here.
Earlier today Konami apologised for the quality of online play with an online notification displayed when gamers enter the PES 2008 lobby. It revealed that the publisher has uncovered “issues which can affect the online gameplay quality of PES 2008” and is working “full strength to find a solution as quickly as possible”.
We gave Konami’s UK office a call posing as a customer to ask what the publisher would be doing to combat the problems. We were told that a patch was being worked on that would not only attempt to improve offline play but also online play. However, Konami does not have a timeframe on when that patch will be released.
It remains unclear how PES fans who are not connected to the Internet will be able to improve the quality of their game experience, however.