Tonight marks the premier of The Ultimate Fighter 18 Team Rousey vs Team Tate and to kick things off EA Sports has released more information on their upcoming UFC game. A lingering question among gamers has been whether we would see female fighters in the new UFC game. Today that question has been answered as we get teaser poster with Ronda Rousey and Miesha Tate facing off. The game is set to release spring 2014 and it’s anticipation continues to skyrocket with every detail that emerges. EA Sports correspondent, Lauren Berlingeri spoke with Rowdy about women’s inclusion in the video game and importance of female fighters in the upcoming TUF 18, check out the video interview below.
Dana White had this to say about the announcement:
“Since we added the Women’s Bantamweight division earlier this year, the women have impressed everyone. The fights are always exciting, Ronda Rousey is as talented as any champion in the UFC and her rivalry with Miesha Tate is one of the most intense in UFC history. The female division has become a huge part of the UFC and fans will now be able to experience fighting with them in the game.”