FIFA 21 is almost upon us, but the Beta will be the first chance to play the game for a select few.
Check out everything you need to know about the FIFA 21 Beta here.
Which platforms can you play the Beta on?
FIFA 21 is arriving on Xbox One, PS4, PC, and Nintendo Switch.
The Nintendo Switch version, however, will be a Legacy Edition that does not have many of the new gameplay innovations, but does have updated teams, menus and more.
Reportedly, the Beta will only be for PS4 and Xbox One owners this year.
We expect news imminently!
The codes for the Beta are sent out to players in the week before, so keep an eye out for one!
What is the Closed Beta?
The Closed Beta is FIFA fans first chance to play the new
game well before it is officially released, and before the demo too!
The game will still be in its testing phase, with players giving feedback to on certain game modes.
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Much like with other EA titles, such as UFC 4, feedback is noted and acted upon to ensure the game has the best finishing touches upon release.
How do I get an invite?
Play FIFA 20.
Players who rack up hours of playing time on certain game modes are likely to get an opportunity to test the Beta, so get playing!
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Make sure you have opted in to receive their emails too. To check, log in to your EA account and check your email preferences.
The Beta will only be available on PS4 and Xbox One, so tough luck for all the PC and Nintendo Switch players out there.
It will also arrive too early for the next gen consoles.
What game modes are available?
EA has confirmed that those who get access to the Beta will have access to Kick-Off and one other game mode from the list below:
- FIFA Ultimate Team (FUT)
- Pro Clubs
You’ll have to choose wisely, but EA has said that once the Beta is live they MAY grant users access to more than one game mode.
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Official Reveal Trailer
Showing off new features, such as creative runs and all new ways of defending, it certainly delivered!
For everything FIFA 21, don’t forget to check back in with us!
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