The latest fighter to be added to the EA Sports UFC roster is fan-favorite Mark Hunt. The heavyweight’s last performance was an epic five-round war in Australia and now fans will be able to use Hunt inside of the game in hopes of recreating a performance that seemed like it was from straight out of a video game.
“The Super Samoan” joins the likes of Cain Velasquez and Antonio Rodrigo Minotauro Nogueira as the announced heavyweights on the roster for the game.
EA Sports UFC is set to be released in Spring of 2014.
Here is another shot of Hunt inside of the game, with information provided in the EA Sports press release:
- Nickname: Super Samoan
- Current Record: 9-8-1
- From: South Auckland, New Zealand
- Fights Out Of: Sydney, Australia
- Age: 39
- Height: 5’10” (177 cm)
- Weight: 265 lbs (120 kg)
- Strengths: Resilience, Ability to Adapt, Power
Boasting some of the heaviest hands in the UFC’s hardest-hitting division, Mark “Super Samoan” Hunt has made a career of putting on spectacular fights against the planet’s top Heavyweight talent. After logging highlight reel knockouts of Cheick Kongo and Stefan Struve, Hunt most recently proved again that he’s both one of the most durable and dangerous fighters in the game, dropping jaws around the world with an unforgettable five-round performance against Bigfoot Silva.