If the folks at EA Sports UFC wanted to make sure that the Hispanic market was going to purchase their upcoming video game, then they nailed it by adding UFC bantamweight Erik Perez in the game. Perez is loved by the Mexican fan base and has been welcomed to the promotion with overwhelming support.
Today, EA Sports unveiled a screen shot of Perez from the game.
Here are details from the press release:
- Nickname: Goyito
- Current Record: 13-5-0
- From: Monterray, Mexico
- Fights Out Of: Albuquerque, NM, USA
- Age: 23
- Height: 5’8” (172 cm)
- Weight: 135 lbs (61 kg)
- Strengths: Striking
A striker at his core, Erik “Goyito” Perez holds the distinction of recording the fastest knockout in UFC/WEC Bantamweight history when he KOed Ken Stone in 17 seconds at UFC 150 in 2012. Prior to dropping a tight split decision to Takeya Mizugaki in 2013, Perez was riding an impressive eight fight win-streak which he’ll be looking to start up again as soon as possible.
What do you think of the screen shot compared to some of the others we have seen? Sound off in the comments section below with your thoughts.