EA Sports UFC Offers the First Glimpses Inside the Game

Fight Night: Round Three was a no-doubt-about-it success when it arrived a few months after the launch of the Xbox 360. With the' Fight Night team in charge, many are looking to EA Sports UFC to deliver the same impact for the new console generation this spring. The studio released the first two in-game screenshots… » 12/14/13 2:00pm 12/14/13 2:00pm

Fight Night's Handlers Begin Work on EA Sports UFC

At E3, EA Sports' top man—himself a mixed martial arts enthusiast who trains in the sport—was mum on the label's plans for how its surprise acquisition of the UFC license would fit into its publishing calendar—or which of its studios would even develop it. "The ink is still wet," on the deal, as Andrew Wilson… » 7/18/12 6:30pm 7/18/12 6:30pm

THQ Sold Out to EA Sports Because It Didn't Break Even on UFC 3

In hindsight, it should be no surprise that THQ jettisoned its expensive exclusive license to make video games with the UFC's imagery and fighters. The company is hurting badly and had gone through a huge, soul-searching reorganization, jettisoning its kids-stuff division and completely bailing on E3 this year as its… » 6/08/12 6:00pm 6/08/12 6:00pm

THQ Sheds the Kid Gloves to Focus on Hardcore Games

Following the failure of its uDraw tablet for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and December's shutdown of it's children's game division, THQ has officially announced today that it's focusing on its core franchises. So Spongebob is out, UFC, Darksiders, Company of Heroes, inSANE, Saints Row and Warhammer 40,000 are in. » 1/25/12 9:15am 1/25/12 9:15am