Full spectrum punch control allows your boxer to punch with precision and accuracy like never before, including overhand punches, strategic counter jabs and one-punch knockouts Create your alter ego in Legacy mode and put him in the ring against past champions as you work your way up the ranks through training and scheduled bouts A selection of more than 50 fighters, representing multiple weight divisions and both the current and past eras of boxing history The truest graphical representation of the sport, lifestyle and culture of boxing with authentic and dynamic blood, realistic body damage and deformation, and mature content throughout Multiplayer support including 1-4 players locally and 1-10 players online in which you can fight as an individual or as part of a gym team More than just a change to the franchise name, Fight Night Champion takes the boxing experience one giant step forward by delivering an experience never before seen in an EA SPORTS video game. History will be made with this revolutionary iteration that builds upon the best-in-class gameplay and physics engine of Fight Night Round 4, while immersing you in a world of brutality, uncertainty, betrayal, and redemption. Survive the brutal road to redemption with Fight Night Champion. Fight Night Champion is a multiplayer boxing game for play on Xbox 360 that blends traditional one-on-one pugilistic action of previous games in the Fight Night franchise with new, more gritty story-driven gameplay rooted in the all-new Champion Mode. Game features include: unprecedented precision and accuracy of punches; local and online multiplayer support for four and ten players respectively; and a cast of more than 50 boxers from multiple eras and weight classes. The new story-driven Champion Mode allows you to take on the role of Andre Bishop as you play like never before. View larger. Work your way up in the ranks as one of today's top fighters. View larger. Or step into the ring as one of the many classic fighters from boxing's past. View larger. Beautiful physics-based gameplay and devastatingly accurate damage rendition. View larger. The True Brutality of Boxing More than just a change to the franchise name, Fight Night Champion takes the video game boxing experience one giant step forward by delivering an experience never before seen in an EA Sports video game. History will be made with this revolutionary iteration that builds upon the best-in-class gameplay and physics engine of Fight Night Round 4, while immersing you in a world of brutality, uncertainty, betrayal and redemption. Do you have what it takes to take the fight into the championship rounds? If so, the brutal road to redemption awaits with Fight Night Champion. Champion Mode Although Fight Night Champion contains the classic toe-to-toe boxing action set within Legacy Mode that has made the franchise a success, the addition of the story-driven Champion Mode is what truly sets it apart from any game that has come before it. A dark, gritty story centered around the up-and-coming fighter Andre Bishop, and the corruption that preys upon his rise and fall in and out of the ring, the mode features a variety of game environments, characters and opponents, boxing as well as bare knuckle fighting situations and adversity that requires the heart of a champion if the player hopes to prevail. Roster Available Fighters Fight Night Champion features more than 50 of the most dominant pugilist from the current era, as well as many legends pulled from the past. Which are truly the best of all-time in their class? That's up to you to decide. See a partial list of the fighters available below:
Heavyweight David Haye Cris Arreola Eddie Chambers Eric Esch Evander Holyfield George Foreman Joe Frazier Lennox Lewis Mike Tyson Muhammad Ali Sonny Liston Tommy Morrison Vitali Klitschko Wladimir Klitschko
Light Heavyweight Bernard Hopkins Chad Dawson Joe Calzaghe Roy Jones Jr
Middleweight Anthony Mundine Carlos Monzon Danny Jacobs Erislandy Lara Fernando Vargas Jake Lamotta Jermain Taylor Kelly Pavlik Marvin Hagler Peter Manfredo Jr Ray Leonard Ray Robinson Ronald Wright Sergio Mora
Welterweight Zab Judah Emanuel Augustus Julio Cesar Chavez Kendall Holt Manny Pacquiao Miguel Cotto Oscar De La Hoya Ray Leonard Ricky Hatton Shane Mosley Thomas Hearns Tim Bradley Victor Ortiz
Lightweight Diego Corrales Pernell Whitaker Robert Guerrero Roberto Duran Vinny Paz Jesse James Leija Featherweight Billy Dib Yuriorkis Gamboa Kevin Kelley Bantamweight Nonito Donaire
Key Game Features Full Spectrum Punch Control - Control your boxer's punches with precision and accuracy like never before with a new synergy of gameplay controls. From overhand punches to strategic counter jabs and one-punch knockouts, overwhelm your opponents with your refined skill set. Physics-Based Gameplay - Move around the ring and time your attacks with precision. Building off the best-in-class gameplay engine featured in Fight Night Round 4, you now have an even wider range of abilities when it comes to counterattacks, setting up combos, and attacking your opponent. Legacy Mode - Create your alter ego and put him in the ring against past champions. Work your way up the ranks through training and scheduled bouts, and establish your name as the fighter to beat. Take your boxer online and see how you size up against the best in the world competing for local or worldwide belts in the all-new Fight Night Nation. Champion Mode - Experience a Fight Night game like never before in this story-driven mode that explores a dark, corrupt side of boxing that requires the true will of a champion to prevail in. Authentic Content - Fight Night Champion showcases the truest graphical representation of the sport, lifestyle, and culture of boxing with authentic and dynamic blood, realistic body damage and deformation, and mature content throughout. Experience the violence and brutality that is true to the trade. A Large Cast of Real Fighters - Fight Night Champion features over 50 licensed boxers pulled from multiple divisions, ranging from current superstars like the current pound-for-pound phenomenon Manny "PAC-Man" Pacquiao and the titans of the upper divisions such as David Haye, Eddie Chambers and the Klitschko brothers, Wladimir and Vitali. In addition the game contains legendary greats like Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson, "Sugar" Ray Robinson, Lennox Lewis, Jake Lamotta, Joe Frazier, Marvin Hagler, Ray Leonard, Thomas Hearns, Roberto Duran and many more. Multiplayer Support - Players enjoy 1-4 player support locally, as well as 1-10 player support online.
Almost a 5 star title. The total punch control is easier than previous Fight Night games. The flash knockouts while some may disagree add some realism (a single punch ended many fights in real life). Blocking and dodging seem to be nerfed from previous versions, you can't just cover up and survive the round, punches find there way through, this also adds some realism. The Champion (story mode) is fantastic, great cut scenes, a decent s..