UFC 5 is set to be the next iteration of the successful MMA series that originally began on Playstation 4 and Xbox One.
EA Sports released UFC 4 back in August 2020, so it seems about time for the next game in the franchise to be nearing release.
The release schedule for the games is usually around two years apart, so fans are anticipating that it’ll be arriving sooner rather than later.
Here’s everything that we know right now about EA Sports UFC 5, including the potential release date of the game.
UPDATE 12th May 2022: A recent leak has indicated that the game will be coming out in 2023!
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Potential Release Date
As of writing (Thursday 12th May 2022), EA has not confirmed an official release date for the game.
We estimate that the game could be released at some point in Summer 2022, and this is going by the prior schedule for titles in the series.
Here are the release dates for the previous titles in the franchise, and as you can see, there appears to be a near two-year pattern for releases:
- EA Sports UFC: Released 17 June 2014
- EA Sports UFC 2: Released 15 March 2016
- EA Sports UFC 3: Released 2 February 2018
- EA Sports UFC 4: Released 14 August 2020
We will update this page as and when Electronic Arts confirms what the official release date will be for the new title.
The official roster has also not yet been confirmed for the game, but we’re expecting that some of the biggest names in the sport will be included, such as:
- Alexander Volkanovski
- Amanda Nunes
- Brandon Moreno
- Charles Oliveira
- Conor McGregor
- Deiveson Figueiredo
- Dustin Poirier
- Francis Ngannou
- Glover Teixeira
- Israel Adesanya
- Jon Jones
- Julianna Pena
- Kamaru Usman
- Max Holloway
- Petr Yan
- Rose Namanjunas
- Valentina Schevchenko
Whilst it has not been confirmed by EA Sports (as of writing on Thursday 12th May 2022), we’re expecting that the game will be available on PS4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S.
We will update this page as and when EA officially confirms which gaming consoles the new title will be arriving on.
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