After a three year wait since the release of UFC 4 back in 2020, fight fans can now be excited as EA has officially unveiled UFC 5. In this article, we’ll delve into key details of the game, including the availability, new features, and edition options.
Some new features that are set to improve the gaming experience for players include the introduction of a sophisticated damage system which will vividly highlight cuts and bruises, replicating the realism of an actual UFC bout.
Furthermore, the game will incorporate hundreds of new animations, adding depth and variety to in-game actions. Players can expect doctor stoppages, improved controls, enhanced character graphics and overall performance.
- Fighters and Locations
UFC 5 promises to be an action-packed extravaganza, featuring an array of fighters and iconic locations. Among the notable settings, you can look forward to experiencing UFC Las Vegas and the thrilling UFC Fight Island, both of which have been meticulously crafted for this fifth instalment.
When it comes to the fighters, you expect step into the shoes of big names such as Conor McGregor, Jon Jones, Max Holloway, Amanda Nunes, Kamaru Usman, Israel Adesanya, Alexander Volkanovski, Valentina Shevchenko, and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
You can also play as legacy fighters like Muhammad Ali, Fedor, Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva.
One of the most enjoyable modes of UFC 5 is the ability to mold your own character in the career mode. You can guide your fighter’s rise to prominence, championships and potential GOAT status.
In the game, you can explore a variety of iconic UFC locations including TD Garden in Boston, UFC Apex in Las Vegas, the Pearl Theater in Las Vegas, State Farm Arena in Atlanta, UFC Fight Island, MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, and Madison Square Garden in New York City.
UFC 5 Editions
UFC 5 comes in two exciting editions: the Standard Edition priced at $70 and the Deluxe Edition at $100.
The Standard Edition provides you with the core UFC 5 experience, ensuring you don’t miss out on any of the action.
The Deluxe Edition gives you access to an enhanced experience, including exclusive in-game content, additional fighters, and various other exciting bonuses. It’s the ultimate choice for fans who crave a more complete experience.
The standard edition cover will be graced by the Valentina Shevchenko and Alexander Volkanovski. Additionally, the deluxe edition cover will feature middleweight icon Israel Adesanya.
Where to play UFC 5
UFC 5 is a must-play game for fans of the sport. With an impressive roster of fighters, exciting locations, and the opportunity to create your own champion.
The UFC 5 game will be accessible solely on the PlayStation 5 (PS5) and Xbox Series X|S. IThe development team confirmed that there won’t be a release for last-generation consoles, making this release exclusive to the latest gaming technology.
Also, crossplay, which was a feature in UFC 4, will not be included in UFC 5
UFC 5 Mobile
UFC 5 is currently not available on mobile devices. However, it shouldn’t take too long for them to hit the App/Play Stores.
In-game music will feature a title from various genres including: Shoot For The Moon by Busta Rhymes, Pandemonium by NF as well as music from NLE Choppa, Swizz Beatz and Kid Cudi.