Konami Digital Entertainment announced that Lionel Messi will be the cover athlete for all versions of PES 2009. The new game has undergone a graphical update to ensure its players look and move even more like their real-life counterparts. Similarly, all-new options allow users to tailor the game to their own tastes, while new moves, innovative new control elements and key online elements will further the realism of the new game. In related news, a Nintendo Wii version is also under development, but this one will be released in Spring 2009. The PLAYSTATION 3, Xbox 360, PC, PlayStation 2 and PSP version are still on track for this fall.