Atalanta BC is pleased to announce the long-term exclusive partnership agreement that the club has signed with Konami Digital Entertainment BV.
As Official Video Game Partner, Konami has secured exclusive rights to the use of the Atalanta license, including team name, crest and kits, within real-time football simulation games, starting with the 2021/22 football season.
Naoki Morita, President at Konami Digital Entertainment BV, commented: “As we prepare to unveil the future of the eFootball PES series, I am delighted to announce this exclusive partnership with Atalanta B.C., a truly formidable club with an exciting future at the highest levels of European football. Working side by side with our Partner Clubs is an important element of our strategy to deliver industry-leading video games to football fans all over the world.”
Luca Percassi, Atalanta BC CEO, said: “We are extremely delighted to announce the partnership with Konami. It represents another important moment of growth for Atalanta. Konami is an international brand that needs no introduction”.
KONAMI’s latest partnership announcement for the eFootball PES series with Atalanta follows previous Italian agreements including the Italian Football Federation and other important Serie A clubs.
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