EA have given us tons of new information on NHL 21, and we also got the Official Reveal Trailer.
One of the most important bits of new information is when we’ll finally be able to play NHL 21!
Here’s everything you need to know.
Latest New – Official Reveal Trailer
The first look at NHL 21 has gone live!
The Official Reveal Trailer has landed and given us a look at the cover star, Alexander Ovechkin.
NHL 21 has an official release date of 16 October!
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There will also be 3 days of Early Access for players pre-ordering the Deluxe or Great Eight Editions of the game.
There is sure to be a 10 hour trial on EA Play too.
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Both Madden 21 and FIFA games get this treatment, so NHL fans will get to try it first on EA Play.
No PS5 or Xbox Series X versions
NHL 21 will not be developed for next-gen consoles according to a development update from EA. This means the game will have no Xbox Series X or PS5 release.
Instead EA is focusing on gameplay features for current-gen consoles PS4 and Xbox One.
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NHL 21 will still be playable on next-gen consoles thanks to forward-compatibility.
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