Pro Evolution Soccer 3

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Pro Evolution Soccer 3
Pro Evolution Soccer 3 cover
Developers
Konami Computer Entertainment Tokyo
Publishers
Konami
Release dates
Windows August 7, 2003
Reception
Metacritic 92
IGDB 87
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Controls Direct control
Genres Sports
Sports Football (Soccer)
Art styles Realistic
Series Pro Evolution Soccer
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Key points

Released in North America and Japan as World Soccer: Winning Eleven 7 International.
No graphics options in-game, all video settings must be changed with <path-to-game>\Settings.exe.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM DRM
Windows
This game is not available digitally.

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Latest official patch can be found here.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Video settings[edit]

External Display Settings
External Display Settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Stretched, maximum resolution is 1280x1024.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Different camera angles can be selected during the match.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enable by default
60 FPS
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
No mouse support in-game.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Configuration tool only.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Configuration tool requires mouse input.
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Keyboard only.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Commentary, Sound Effects, BGM
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
8 Versus, Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Vsync (Enable by default) not working on Windows10[edit]

  1. Download dgvoodoo2.
  2. Copy D3D8.DLL from the \MS\x86\ folder to the game install directory.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8.1
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98, ME
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 800 MHz
System memory (RAM) 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 3
ATI Radeon 8500
Sound (audio device) 100% DirectX 8.1 compliant
Other DVD-ROM drive

References