Get up, ya son of a bitch

Electronic Arts has launched a brand new trailer for its MMA sim UFC 4. The new preview is solely centered on the upcoming fighter’s Career Mode, which is able to see gamers take their very own customized fighter into the hard-training, hard-hitting, and surprisingly social-media-savvy world of The Octagon.

The UFC 4 profession mode has been revamped to supply “the most in-depth, authentic experience yet”. Create your individual MMA celebrity from scratch, earlier than embarking on a storied combating profession beneath the steering of in-game coach Coach Davis. Hybrid your combating type from a quantity of chosen disciplines, and use Evolution Points earned in fights and coaching mini-games to fine-tune nuances comparable to putting energy, to leg power, takedown momentum, head motion and way more.

UFC 4 will even be bringing two new mechanics to this iteration’s profession mode. A brand new Relationship system will problem gamers to hone their interactions with different fighters, coaching camp friends, and even the followers themselves. Build a reputation for your self as a optimistic position mannequin or a piece-of-shit heel, work with youthful fighters to assist them develop, or use them as punching baggage to spice up your individual skills, flip in-ring rivalries nasty, or earn the respect of your friends. Every path has its personal execs and cons. It’s as much as you whether or not you need the popularity of a Royce Gracie, an Amanda Nunes, a Ronda Rousey, or a Conor McGregor.

Finally, an overhauled and “unscripted” damage system will see devastating afflications hang-out you all through your profession. Failing to coach correctly, mismanaged stats, or taking fights on quick discover can improve your possibilities of growing long-term accidents, creating sign-posted weak factors in your physique in the thick of the motion. It shall be as much as you to determine how brightly you will burn, lest you burn out fully

UFC 4 launches August 14 on PS4 and Xbox One.