BY ROY ALBERT ANDRADE, K1LLER, Inc.
REDWOOD CITY, CALIFORNIA - Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA), the developer and publisher of sports video games, announced this morning that it will launch EA SPORTS UFC 3 Icon Edition, headlined by the current Flyweight Champion of the Ultimate Fighting Championship Demetrious Johnson, whose record 11 successful title defenses are the most in UFC history. The Icon Edition adds legendary and fan-requested fighters, such as, Tito Ortiz, Matt Serra, Wanderlei Silva, and Kimbo Slice. Current EA SPORTS UFC 3 owners will get the legendary athletes that were added to the Icon Edition and free updates in today’s content release.
“This one is for all the hard working gamers out there. Games are a big part of my life, so to be on a cover of an EA SPORTS game for the first time ever, that’s incredibly special,” said UFC Flyweight Champion Demetrious Johnson. “I worked hard to get here, and it’s a great feeling to be immortalized as an Icon.”
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