As announced by Electronic Arts , EA Access is finally available on PS4 . In this mini-guide we explain how to subscribe to the EA service on the Sony console, talking about the prices, the subscription methods, the advantages and all the games included in the catalog.
Below, all you need to know before subscribing to EA Access on PlayStation 4.
What is EA Access?
EA Access is a subscription service that allows you to get several benefits on Electronic Arts games. If you activate it on PS4, you will benefit from these advantages on the Sony console.
The advantages of EA Access include early access to new games . Subscribers will be able to try an extended demo of the new titles before their market debut, with the possibility of preserving progress and transferring them to the complete product. The subscription also includes a 10% discount on EA digital purchases for PS4, including full games, seasonal passes and DLC. Finally, the main advantage of EA Access is the access to the Vault games , a privilege that allows you to download and play for free with the titles that are periodically inserted in the catalog.
What games are included in the Vault?
Periodically, Electronic Arts will add new games to the Vault that EA Access subscribers can download for free. On the official EA site you will find the complete list of games included in the Vault for subscribers to EA Access on PS4. Among the confirmed titles, we report the following:
- Battlefield V
- Titanfall 2
- Mass Effect Andromeda
- FIFA 19
- NHL 19
- NBA Live 19
- Madden 19
- A Way Out
- Unravel Two
- Burnout Paradise Remastered
- The Sims 4
How long can EA Access games be used?
You can use all the games included in the Vault as long as your EA Access subscription is active. Furthermore, the games are not removed (except in extreme cases, for example if a game’s servers are closed), so you can be sure that they will be available whenever you want to play.
How much does EA Access cost?
EA Access has two subscription modes: monthly and annual. The monthly pass costs € 3.99 , while the annual pass requires an expense of €24.99 , with a savings of around 50% compared to the monthly subscription for 12 months.
If you are curious to try EA Access maximizing your savings, we advise you to sign up with the intention of buying a new EA game. Taking advantage of the 10% discount on the new EA games, in fact, you will end up repaying the investment of 3.99 for the monthly pass.
How to subscribe to EA Access on PS4
If you have decided to subscribe to EA Access on PS4 , you can do so directly from your console, or from the official EA site by entering the credentials of your PlayStation Network account . To pay EA Access you can use a credit or debit card, or even a PayPal account. The payment will be renewed automatically monthly or annually (unless you cancel your subscription), depending on the type of subscription you have chosen.