I have no problem copping to being someone who still played the first EA Sports UFC game long after its release. It was the only current generation MMA game as well as being the only MMA game that still had a working online component. But it was also terribly flawed, even after EA made numerous improvements with patches. It was a first effort, yes, but it was also clearly rushed to meet the release date, as “Spring 204” ended up meaning the last Tuesday of Spring and there were numerous problems. Some were quickly addressed with patches, some weren’t, and eventually it improved quite a bit. But not quite enough.
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