New EA Sports UFC 2 Gameplay Trailer

EA have released a new gameplay trailer for EA Sports UFC 2 while also officially announcing that the release date will be March 15th on PS4 and Xbox One in the U.S, with the rest of the world getting in on the action on March 17th.

The company also revealed that MMA legends Bas Rutten and Kazushi Sakuraba will be given as playable characters to anyone who pre-orders the game, while another mystery character is still to be unveiled.

“Whether fans want to play upcoming cards, recreate the outcome of recent fights, or go back to fight with MMA legends, we’ll help them do that in the most authentic and exciting way ever in an MMA simulation,” a press statement reads. “Our first two pre-order fighters, Bas Rutten and Kazushi Sakuraba are perfect additions to what is already the biggest roster ever for an official UFC game. Adding them is huge, and fans are going to go nuts when we reveal who the mystery fighter is. I can’t wait.”

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