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EA renames Origin to the EA Desktop app

By Sherif Saed, Tuesday, 15 September 2020 10:40 GMT EA recently ditched the Origin Access name, so it’s no surprise that the brand itself is being dropped.Just a few weeks before EA announced that EA Play will become part of Xbox Game Pass this holiday, the company renamed EA Access and Origin Access to the snappier EA Play. Origin Access Premier, the more expensive tier exclusive to its own PC store, has also been renamed to EA Play Pro.Unifying EA’s subscription services under one banner certainly makes sense, and is aligned with the publisher’s new approach to make its products…

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EA Play to be included with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate starting this holiday

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 9 September 2020 14:21 GMT Microsoft and Electronic Arts are handing EA Play over to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Xbox Game Pass PC subscribers for no additional cost. The companies announced EA Play will be included with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate and Game Pass PC starting this holiday. This means Ultimate members can use EA Play on Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, and Windows 10 PCs, and Game Pass for PC members get EA Play on Windows 10. Formerly known as EA Access and Origin Access, EA Play will bring more than 60…

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EA Play has arrived on Steam

Electronic Arts left Steam nine years ago to do their own thing with Origin, but over the last few months their games have been returning. Now, their subscription service, EA Play, is on Valve’s platform, too, allowing you to play games like the Dragon Age series, Battlefield V, and more on Steam for a monthly or yearly fee. It’s not just the old stuff EA are letting Steam have though, because you’ll be able to access some of the publisher’s new releases through the service as well. (more…)

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EA Play is live on Steam with Mass Effect, Dragon Age and more

As of today, EA Play is available for all Steam users. You can sign up to EA Play by heading over to its official Steam page. Subscribers are required to pay either $4.99 per month or $29.99 per year, which will net them access to a wide variety of EA titles via Steam. If you’re confused about the distinction between EA Play and EA Access, there is none – EA Access was simply rebranded as EA Play earlier this year.As well as gaining the opportunity to play EA games on Steam, subscribers have access to exclusive rewards and a range of…

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EA Access and Origin Access Basic to be rebranded EA Play

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 14 August 2020 17:51 GMT A quick bit of news: EA Access and Origin Access Basic will be rebranded EA Play.Starting next week on August 18, the services will be rebranded as EA Play, and Origin Access Premier will be renamed EA Play Pro.Benefits will remain the same, but EA says it will be “adding even more in the coming months” such as exclusive in-game challenges and monthly reward drops on select titles.The move to the new name also means the EA Play event will be renamed EA Play Live, the first of which – under…

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EA is moving ahead with its E3-adjacent event this year as a completely digital showcase.

EA is moving ahead with its E3-adjacent event this year as a completely digital showcase. EA Play Live 2020 will take place on June 11 beginning at 7:00 p.m. There’s no schedule for it yet, but EA says the livestream will include world premiers and other news.  To be frank, I don’t remember when was the last time I actually played an EA game. And EA always find a way to kill my interest in their upcoming releases in some way. Case in point, when I was finally excited for an EA release (the port of the Burnout Paradise Remaster…