EA Sports UFC 5: Everything you need to know about the upcoming release

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While players are still loving UFC 4, the anticipation for UFC 5 is building as we get closer to launch!

So, find out everything we know so far about UFC 5, and when you can expect to be able to get your hands on the game below.

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Latest - When will UFC 5 be available to Pre Order?

UFC 5 is not yet available to pre order but things could change as soon as the UFC 5 Cover Athlete is announced.

Generally, the reveals of the game itself and the cover athlete coincide with the title going live for pre order on various platforms.

So, for UFC 5, a cover reveal and pre orders will likely go live in May or June of 2022.

UFC 4 was priced at £59.99 / $59.99, so we can expect a similar number for UFC 5.

UFC 5 Release Date

We do not yet have official confirmation of when EA Sports will release UFC 5, but we can have a pretty accurate guess.

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According to some news sources and media reports, UFC 5 is already under development and it may come out at the end of this year - possibly in November or December 2021.

Judging from EA Sports UFC past releases, it is also possible that UFC 5 will be available in 2022, as to date UFC games have been released every two years.

Check out the previous UFC release dates below:

  • EA Sports UFC: Released 17 June 2014
  • EA Sports UFC 2: Released 15 March 2016
  • EA Sports UFC 3: Released 2 February 2018
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  • EA Sports UFC 4: Released 14 August 2020

As soon as any official news on the UFC 5 release date comes out, we will update this page with all the information.

EA starts work on UFC 5!

A job posting may have tipped off fans that EA Sports is now working on UFC 5!

Posted on the professional networking site LinkedIn, the job posting is looking for a Game Design Director for an upcoming UFC game.

The position is located at EA Vancouver, which also developed all the other games in the UFC series, as well as the NHL franchise and the recently revealed FIFA 22.

What to expect from UFC 5

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EA Sports are still focusing their efforts on, UFC 4 - by regularly updating the game with patches, following the official launch back in August.

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EA previously stated that UFC 4 and NHL 21 will run as they do on the Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro and will not receive next-gen upgrades.

So, whenever UFC 5 does arrive, it should be a fully realised next-gen version of the popular MMA.

Don't worry previous-gen players, we also expect EA to release UFC 5 on the PS4 and Xbox One too!

UFC 5 Trailers

Unfortunately, there are no official trailers for UFC 5 as of yet.

We will update this page with any trailer or leak as soon as it drops.

For now, you can check out the official UFC 4 gameplay trailer below, which will give you a taste of what's to come in EA's next MMA game.