Fight Night Champion was released by EA Sports on the previous generation of consoles in March of 2011. “Our main priority is to deliver a game that’s deeper and plays better than the Fight Night series,” Ash Habib, Commercial Director of Steel City Interactive, told Trusted Reviews. Learn More. A new trailer released today. eSports Boxing Club release date There isn’t a release date set in stone, but we’ve been told to expect a PC release at the end of this year. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. The long-term plan for eSports Boxing Club is an ambitious one, with WBC-endorsed eSports leagues and rankings … The Namibian Electronic Sports Association (NESA) will be hosting the 2020 National Finals for eFootball PES2020 and Tekken7 on 26 September 2020. Well, that is in the process of changing, as Steel City Interactive and Ten24 are developing eSports Boxing Club for consoles and PC.. So, after almost a decade, the wait for a new boxing game is finally drawing to a close. pic.twitter.com/cgu0zpVesY, — SteelCityInteractive (@SteelCityInter2) April 19, 2020. Eventually the game will have 150 plus fighters.”. We’re looking forward to getting hands on with this game later in the year. This seems to be where the game envisages its future – and clearly the game’s title suggests an emphasis on this eSports route. The last mainstream boxing game, Fight Night Champion, came out way back in 2011. Doubt it’ll look like that, but even if it’s close to that, it would be a pretty big graphical leap from fnc and even their first trailer. Shows off in game graphics, reports 50 licensed fighters and professionals, licensing from WBC and Ring Magazine. There’ll be packs that are released throughout the year, for two, three or four years. Image via Getty. For PlayStation 4 on the PlayStation 4, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Esports boxing club". Your journey will include creating your fighter, accepting or rejecting contracts, deciding which fights to take, and building your fighter’s attributes. Maybe someday I’ll actually be good. Fight Night Champion was released by EA Sports on the previous generation of consoles in March of 2011. The long-term plan for eSports Boxing Club is an ambitious one, with WBC-endorsed eSports leagues and rankings tables to be set up in 2021. This most recent trailer was mostly to show off graphics and announce partnerships. What they do for basketball towers above other sports games. I've been enjoying the UFC games but man, I really want to get back to my boxing roots! Don't get me wrong, I appreciate the graphical showcase and the graphics look good but I can't get excited for a ring and a mans face. Been playing games for over forty years. Looking forward to seeing some actual boxing. Creed VR is pretty fun and after playing a boxing game in vr, everything else is kinda flat. We’re well on the way, in terms of the build we already have. We can only hope for a great boxing simulation for the PS4. In development since 2019, developer Steel City Interactive, has revealed their launch trailer for eSports Boxing Club. In the meantime, check out the teaser trailer below. ... PS4 Boxes Will Have PS5 Upgrade Banner for Compatible Games. No indie company is going to show any gameplay early because fans are holding them to EA standards and will tear them apart. He was previously Tech Editor for The National Student and won 'BBC…, Best PS4 Games 2020 – 13 titles you definitely need in your collection, Best PC Games 2020 – 12 titles you need to experience on your gaming rig, eSports Boxing Club will “set the standard for combat games”. We’ve got actual weight represented in each limb and that’s never really happened in a boxing game.”, Related: Best PC Games 2020 – 12 titles you need to experience on your gaming rig, Stars like WBC and IBO super featherweight champ, Terri Harper, are set to be included in the game. A full fight commentary team includes Paul Dempsey and Johnny Nelson, along with Craig Stephen as ring announcer. Within the career players make choices and interact with backroom staff, from promoters, to trainers, to cut-men and nutritionists. You can say goodbye to button mashing too, according to Habib. Intelligent patient fans understand alpha and betas ; but impatient fans are delusional and think making a game is an easy quick process. Because – as gamers – if we want to put something in the game, we can do that almost instantly, without going through the red tape and hierarchy of a huge studio. We sent out a teaser with [former cruiserweight world champion] Johnny Nelson and people didn’t believe us that that’s actually in-game footage!”, Related: Best PS4 Games 2020 – 13 titles you definitely need in your collection. "the Community flair is not intended to be used as an off-topic flair but rather as a way for this community to discuss topics outside of the PS4...", As long as the gameplay and career are good I’ll be happy with it. “We’re looking to go through seasons. The game is set to land on PC first, around the end of this year, with console releases to follow across current and next-gen platforms. That’s why I think we’ve got something special.”. We know, from PC gamers, that there has been demand for some time and they’ve just been overlooked.”. We don’t know much more yet in regards to on which generation of consoles eSports Boxing Club will release, or when. This is a discussion on eSports Boxing Club Trailer Revealed - Boxing Simulation, Featuring Full Career Mode, Coming Soon to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 & PC within the Boxing forums. ... Guide: Best PS4 Co-Op Games. What we’ve got instead, through our partnership with a world-leading motion capture studio, is something that’s going to be on another level to Fight Night. The ultimate boxing experience. Home of the world's longest running PlayStation podcast, Follow the author on Twitter @@jpayant_games. However, they are promising a boxing simulation, featuring a full career mode, where your fighter challenges for the Lord […] Big names like Ricky Hatton, Terri Harper, Frank Bruno, Micky Ward and Arturo Gatti are all on-board and featured in the game alongside high-profile belts and brands. We will try to keep you posted. “It’s all based on physics, not on repetitive animations and things like that.”, “The number one message when we first started this was that we want impacts to be the main point of the game. f*** Sony. Happy this is coming out on PC. I will give it a fair shot. Hopefully, this motivates EA to get off their butts and make a new Fight Night game. Being touted as “an in-depth action-RPG based on the journey of a fighter”, eSports Boxing Club promises to feature current and former world champions from all over the world. Yes, EA made it perfectly clear they weren't making a boxing videogame after turning down Eddie Hearn who was practically begging them to make a boxing videogame. Habib is confident it can set a new standard for boxing and combat games. As other have mentioned, the key will be customization. “We didn’t do anything visually, or on the art style. Fans can expect a challenging career mode, which can be undertaken as a fighter that you build yourself, or as one of the game’s pre-existing fighters. Anyone know any good non competitive games for ps4? He claims that eSports Boxing Club is going to offer a real challenge to gamers, comparing the difficulty to the emergent ‘Soulslike’ sub-genre. I agree 100%. Hopefully it won't be like most terrible indie boxing games. Hopefully modable or allows easy creations for a roster. any ideas? I hope they bring something new to the table and didn't try to copy FN because I've been playing that recently just to look at what I don't like for my own dreams creation what to avoid. In December of last year, Hearn admitted to writing to EA in a bid to revive the series with there surely big potential for a thriving eSports scene in boxing, akin to Formula 1 and football. 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That was the number one priority when we were developing this initially.”. f*** Sony. © 2020 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. “I think it’s fair to say that UFC set the standard for modern combat sims,” said Habib. “The Physics was pretty much our first six months of development,” said Habib. “We’re not looking to release sequel after sequel or make this a yearly franchise,” explained Habib. We have been hard at work since development started in 2019. Whoa that looks pretty insane. Looking for a 2 player couch co op racing game. We’re looking to set the bar as far as boxing games go. Episode 653-Weren’t We Promised Gameplay? We are proud to announce our launch trailer for eSports Boxing Club! how bought a 1440p monitor but monitor and ps4 both say can only run 1080p. Boxing is a notoriously challenging sport to capture accurately in video games – as a glance at former Fight Night titles will show. some items exclusive in Demons Souls. © 2020 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Unlike other sites, we thoroughly review everything we recommend, using industry standard tests to evaluate products. 100% gameplay - if playing a match is fun and makes sense that's all that matters for a first outing. He said that if it "PC launches" November-December it will have been worked on for two years but that's giving 6-7 months of advance credit considering the virus' effect. Game profile of eSports Boxing Club (PlayStation 4), published by Steel City Interactive. “The PC market has been pretty much ignored from a boxing perspective, for decades really,” added Habib. The game will also feature a full soundtrack featuring various artists. What do you think of this one? This one came out of nowhere and there isn’t much in terms of actual gameplay shown in the trailer. I am huge boxing fan and it is exciting that there is potentially a decent game on the way. Well the good thing is, nobody has to actually pay for the game now. any ideas? We may get a commission if you buy via our price links. The trailer also notes cutmen Jamie Heldon and Ian Jumbo Johnson, as well as trainers Dave Coldwell and Ben Davison are also involved. FYI...Steel City's Twitter has been tweeting boxers that will be in the game. We spent a solid six months on the physics because the game is all about the gameplay and in a boxing game that is all about physics. eSports Boxing Club Trailer Revealed - Boxing Simulation, Featuring Full Career Mode, Coming Soon to Xbox One, PlayStation 4 & PC. Those high-end visuals are powered by co-developers, Ten24, who have recently worked on blockbuster games like Death Stranding.