eFootball started its journey in the worst possible way. It is currently the most talked about title on the internet – even “eclipsing” the release of FIFA 22 – because of its huge amount of bugs. There are so many that it has become the worst rated game in Steam history.which is not a minor issue. Especially since Valve’s store has given space to multiple titles whose quality is questionable.
However, the case of eFootball makes more noise because we are talking about the. PES successor which was once the best football video game – back in the PS2 era. Basically, Konami’s new proposal, which bet on free-to-play, can’t be enjoyed right now. The errors are present both in the gameplay and in the visuals. The latter is a endless source of memes.
The players’ facial expressions are as terrifying as they are hilarious. Of course, when you see Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi with the face of a creature straight out of a horror video game, it’s impossible not to comment on it. What’s more, eFootball has serious problems in its physics systeman essential component in any sports title. Balls that go through players, referees who prefer to “fall asleep” on the grass and Ansu Fati running like Naruto. The AI, on the other hand, is conspicuous by its absence.
At the time of writing, 91% of reviews on Steam – out of over 12,000 – are negative. Most of the complaints from the community are associated with the deplorable graphics and bugs that make it impossible to enjoy it. As if that wasn’t enough, it’s clear that the content offered at launch is very poor. If the gameplay offer, besides being scarce, is poorly made, it was a matter of time for users to express their dissatisfaction.
Konami, of course, is aware of the controversy surrounding eFootball. “We’re very sorry for all these problems And we want to assure you all that we will take it with full seriousness and strive to improve the current situation. This work will be continuously updated, quality will be improved and content will be added constantly. We will do our best to satisfy as many users as possible and look forward to your continued support of eFootball 2022,” the company said.
The problem in this kind of situation is that it is difficult to wash the image of a game that is released unfinished. Ask Cyberpunk 2077 …