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EA Sports UFC roster adds Forrest Griffin, Chan Sung Jung, Rashad Evans and more

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The latest fighters revealed for EA Sports UFC's roster include Forrest Griffin, Chan Sung Jung, Costas Philippou and more, as highlighted in the recent batch of in-game images.

The new additions to EA Sports UFC's roster are veteran fighter and Light Heavyweight champion, Forrest Griffin;· 2010 Fight of the Year winner against Leonard Garcia, Chan Sung Jung; and, Costas Philippou, a middleweight fighter who has six wins by KO to his name.

Other fighters include UFC and Pride Heavyweight belts winner, Antonio Rodrigo "Minotauro" Nogueira; UFC's Flyweight division champion, Demetrious "Mighty Mouse" Johnson; UFC Championship winner and Light Heavyweight division's Top Ten stalwart, "Suga" Rashad Evans; and, trash-talking Chael Sonnen, whose fight against Anderson Silva won Fight of the Year in 2010.

EA Sports UFC is the first release under EA's new licensing agreement created to reboot the company's MMA series. It is set to launch in spring 2014 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Check out our interview with creative director Brian Hayes, where we chat to him about developing a game to "make people do double-takes."