UFC 4 Announces Thrilling News Regarding Khabib Nurmagomedov, Anderson Sliva, and Other Legendary Fighters Ahead of UFC 268

Published 11/05/2021, 8:50 AM EDT
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – JULY 17: Khabib Nurmagomedov reacts after teammate Islam Makhachev’s victory against Thiago Moises in their lightweight bout during the UFC Fight Night event at UFC APEX on July 17, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)|GettyImages


EA Sports has been the prime partner for UFC, and the gaming company has produced a roster of amazing titles over the years. The latest entry into the budding franchise, UFC, UFC 4, now receives yet another update. Ahead of the weekends’ mega-fight between top stars of the promotion, UFC 268 is already looking to be the biggest card of the year.

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EA is using this opportunity to offer the Prime Icon Fighters and other customization options for the game. Fans of the sport will finally get the chance to play as legendary fighters like Khabib Nurmagomedov, Anderson Silva, Michael Bisping, George St Pierre, Joanna Jedrzejczyk, and Alistair Overeem. Not only that, these fighters are fine-tuned to match the prime era when they were at the top of their sport.

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EA Sports is doubling down on UFC 4 with prime icons series

Ahead of the highly anticipated event of 2021, UFC 268. EA Sports have worked out a brand new icon series. This new series will add legendary fighters to the game and also offer more ways to customize your profile.

Gamers can claim this pack right until November 30, while the expansion pack will go live this weekend alongside UFC 268. Each prime version of the legendary fighters will carry 5-star ratings, representing the best days of each veteran.

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UFC 268 is about to go live in less than 24 hours of time. This event is taking place in Madison Square Garden, New York, and it is expected to be the biggest card of the year. Once again, the reigning welterweight king, Kamaru ‘the nightmare’ Usman will go up against a familiar foe in Colby Chaos Covington.

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This rematch will be the main event of the evening, with other epic fights also on the card. 2-time strawweight champion Rose Namajunas will defend her title against the former champion in Weili Zhang. The main card will open with an absolute barn burner fight between Justin’ The Highlight’ Gaethje and Michael Chandler.

There are so many reasons for UFC fans to be excited, as this weekend is likely to be a great one.

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Ayank Chourasia

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Ayank Chourasia is an eSports author at EssentiallySports. He has been writing since 2016 across various fields, having done his BBA from T.I.

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