Archive for the ‘MMA’ Category
  • EA Sports UFC 2 Ground Ratings
    Posted March 2nd, 2016 at 2:30 pm No Comments »
    EA Sports has already revealed the fighter ratings in UFC 2 for both the stand-up and the clinch. The third pillar, the ground game, is the next to be brought into focus. Fittingly the legend that is Royce Gracie tops the roster in the category with a rating of 97. Demetrius Johnson and Demian Maia come in at 95 with five other fighters at 94. The lowest rating is 78 which is shared by Tim Means and Pat Berry. For the women only two come in above 90, with Ronda Rousey at 93 and Claudia Ga...
  • EA Sports UFC 2 Clinch Ratings
    Posted March 1st, 2016 at 4:45 pm 2 Comments »
    Yesterday the reveal of fighter ratings for EA Sports UFC 2 began with a look at the Stand-Up ratings for the entire roster of over 250 fighters. Today attention turns to the Clinch ratings. Leading the way is light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier at 98. He's followed closely behind by Khabib Nurmagomedov at 97 and three fighters tied at a rating of 95. CM Punk avoids being the lowest rated in this category coming in at 78, with Thiago Alves and Pat Berry at the bottom with ratings of...
  • EA Sports UFC 2 Stand-Up Ratings
    Posted February 29th, 2016 at 4:15 pm 3 Comments »
    With just over a week until EA Sports UFC 2 has its trial go out through EA Access the publisher has started to release fighter ratings. With a roster that consists of over 250 fighters there will be a lot to learn, and it'll be done more through the individual attributes than the "Overall" rating. Considering the vast majority of fighters will fall between a very general 85 and 95 on that scale there's more to mine from the skill categories, even though they're scaled the same way, in be...
  • Complete roster for EA Sports UFC 2
    Posted February 26th, 2016 at 9:30 am 3 Comments »
    The first EA Sports UFC faced some criticism for releasing with a roster that was missing a fair number of relevant fighters. Several were added via post-release support however, and now the sequel will be launching out of the gate with a considerably deeper roster. EA Sports UFC 2 includes more than 250 fighters and here is the full lineup by weight division.  (more…)...
  • A look at the other modes in EA Sports UFC 2
    Posted February 24th, 2016 at 2:30 pm No Comments »
    Just two weeks from today EA Sports UFC 2 will have its 10 hour trial go out on EA Access yet there's still a lot about the game that hasn't been fully detailed by the publisher. Besides Ultimate Team and Career Mode there hasn't been much promotion for the game lately. Now though a few of the other featured modes have been touched in a new trailer that went out today. KO Mode is the most notable one, as it has the potential to attract a different type of fight fan and those with more ...
  • A look at Career Mode in EA Sports UFC 2
    Posted February 18th, 2016 at 8:45 am 4 Comments »
    A new developer video went out today that goes through many of the improvements that have been made for Career Mode in EA Sports UFC 2, before transitioning to a description of the game's Online Championship Mode. Career Mode Having a solid training camp and team to work with can help you win your next fight. Prepare by balancing your regiment to gain the greatest edge without risking injury. For the first time in a UFC game, create a female fighter and guide them to UFC greatness. Fig...
  • Your thoughts on EA Sports UFC 2 coming out of the beta
    Posted February 8th, 2016 at 1:30 pm 1 Comment »
    The beta for EA Sports UFC 2 provided ample opportunity for those participating to get a feel for the game which is now just over a month away from releasing. Anyone not able to be a part of the beta can check out the highlight reel video, set of full gameplay fight videos, and the Press Row Podcast all about impressions of the game. Vote in the poll below and leave any additional thoughts on the comments: how do you feel about EA Sports UFC 2 following the completion of the beta period? ...
  • EA Sports UFC 2 full fight videos
    Posted February 6th, 2016 at 1:00 pm 3 Comments »
    To go along with the beta highlight reel and the lengthy impressions discussion on the Press Row Podcast, here are some complete fight videos from EA Sports UFC 2. Though everyone was still trying to get the hang of the controls and functionality present, these examples from online fights do a pretty good job of showing the different gameplay related aspects and new features in the sequel. (more…)...