Origin Access Premier provides PC access to new release EA games

Origin Access Premier provides PC access to new release EA games

While EA already had a service called EA Access (Xbox One) / Origin Access (PC), this gives gamers access to 10-hour trials of new/upcoming games. Origin Access Premiere bringing new games to subscribers completes that offering in a compelling and disruptive way.

The Origin Access Premier service will begin later with its first title, Madden NFL 19, and will also include EA's titles such as Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Battlefield V, and Anthem as the company announced on stage at E3.

What do you think about Origin Access Premiere and game-subscription services?

The other major feature unique to Access Premier is being able to stream games instead of needing to download them. At present, you pay $5 a month (or $30 a year) to access the basic EA Origin program.

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This early-bird functionality is an add-on to the Origin Access Basic subscription which is EA's attempt to take on Steam, an on-demand platform that is home to hundreds of games not only from EA but from other publishers like Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment and numerous indies.

It provides subscribers the eligibility to enjoy all the pre-launched trials of the forthcoming games like; access to The Vault; a stack of over 100 full games and also a 10% discount on all of the purchases made from Origin.

Origin Access Premier is not the first time EA has tried their hands on subscription models for games. Well, aside from the one requiring you to use Origin Access Premier. It sounds awfully similar to Microsoft's Xbox Game Pass, which does pretty much the same thing. In Origin Access Premier, this does not apply. So what can interested players expect from this service?

Aside from game updates, EA also announced its new all-in-one subscription service. This means unlimited playtime on the full versions of the games starting five days before the launch. Two which you're acting renting those full games for the duration of your membership.

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