EA Play will not come to Xbox Game Pass for PC until 2021

Computer gamers have subscribed to Xbox Game Pass for PC or the more expensive Xbox Game Pass Ultimate level will have to wait a little longer until they have access to EA Play on Windows machines. Today, Microsoft announced that EA Play will arrive on a computer as part of Xbox Game Pass sometime in 2021. Originally the partnership was supposed to kick off today.

“We established this partnership with Electronic Arts because they are as passionate as we are about helping people and communities discover great games, and we knew we could provide a great experience for members working together. To accomplish that, we need more time. to provide the Xbox Game Pass experience, “reads a post from Microsoft released on Tuesday.

EA Play is an online video game subscription service that gives access to a library of individual EA games – including Battlefield V, Mass effect, and The Sims 4 – plus 10-hour trials for new versions like Madden NFL 21 and FIFA 21. EA Play was formerly known as EA Access before the company was named in August.

EA Play has already been part of Xbox Game Pass for consoles since November, allowing Xbox One owners plus those who were able to start using Xbox Series X / S console to download and play EA Play games on Xbox hardware.