I like all the ideas here to make MMA more extreme, but we can really just simplify them to this: Every inch of the cage, including the fighters, should be on fire at the start of the match.
You could also add an electric fence if they try to escape and a time bomb to ensure they perform:
That's what I was thinking.
Originally Posted by FLICK30
They could always host the event outside the cage on the streets of Seville during the traditional bull race. That would really keep the fighters on their toes and there could be a bonus payout for the first fighter to chop off a bull horn Mas Oyama style.
Sounds like the motorcycles only jumped during one fight and it was in Billings, Montana.
The homepage of the athletic commission doesn't seem to have an event listing and I can't find the results of the event on mixedmartialarts.com , so whether this thing was licensed or not is obscure to me.
They had the only licence they needed, a licence to thrill...
Less Motocross, more shark-filled moats please. :)
Better yet, release an MMA lion, smear the contestant with lion phermones, and use lamb steaks as boxing gloves.
Originally Posted by Prince Vlad
Kama Sutra blue belt.
Originally Posted by Emevas
Originally Posted by Rock Ape
Or have the fighters fight monster trucks driven by said lions.
Originally Posted by Sri Hanuman
That ties in nicely with the "tough mudder" thread.
Originally Posted by bobyclumsyninja
One of the "obstacles" in the race is this mass start:
Combine that with the IRL streetfighter guy, you could have a mob attack the lion driven monster trucks.
Awesome way to get the ball rolling, start with a bang and all.
and sharks with frikkin lasers on their headz, and lava pools, and glass shards w/ aids needles and only chunners could survive.