THQ has announced that the playable demo for UFC Undisputed is now available for free download via Xbox LIVE Marketplace, with the PSN version due to arrive soon.
The demo will allow gamers to take part in a matchup between current UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones and current UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva. In addition, they will relive a classic PRIDE Mode rivalry between renowned UFC fighters and former champions Quinton “Rampage” Jackson and Wanderlei Silva. The playable demo will also offer mirror matches, enabling consumers to play against friends or opponent AI as the same fighter.
“The playable demo for UFC Undisputed 3 will give consumers their first taste of the virtual Octagon® with four incredible fighters and unique gameplay experiences across UFC and PRIDE Mode,” said Danny Bilson, Executive Vice President, Core Games, THQ. “We are eager to see how our fans worldwide embrace this engaging and powerful mixed martial arts gameplay experience.”
“Fans have been waiting a long time for the next release in the UFC Undisputed franchise,” UFC President Dana White said. “We can’t wait for players to try the demo and compete with four of UFC’s best fighters in Jon Jones, Anderson Silva, Rampage Jackson and Wanderlei Silva.”
UFC Undisputed 3 is currently scheduled for release on February 14, 2012 for Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3.