FIFA 21 Editions: Release Date, Champions, Ultimate, Standard, Bonuses, Pre-Order, Cost, Early Access & more

EA’s football game has finally been revealed, along with the different versions, prices, and bonuses.

Michael Wicherek by Michael Wicherek
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You can already pre-order FIFA 21!

As ever, there are several editions of the game, each with varying benefits and costs.

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FIFA 21 release date

We now know that FIFA 21 will arrive on 9 October.

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While this wasn’t stated on the underwhelming EA Play Live stream, it has been confirmed by EA.

Ultimate Edition

The most expensive edition of FIFA 21, the Ultimate Edition comes in at £79.99 (approx. $90). Again, it comes in as more expensive on the digital store, this time £89.99.

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ULTIMATE! The artwork for Ultimate Edition has been unveiled and it looks slick!

You’ll of course get your three days of early access. While a pre-order will get you:

  • 3 days of early access
  • Up to 24 Rare Gold Packs, 2 per week for 12 weeks
  • Cover Star Loan Item, for 5 FUT matches
  • Career Mode Homegrown Talent — A local youth prospect with world-class potential.
  • FUT Ambassador Player Pick — Choose 1 of 3 player items for 3 FUT matches.
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items
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There is also a limited time bonus on Steam for PC players that gives you an untradeable FUT 21 Ones to Watch item.

Standard Edition

All three editions of FIFA 21 are now available to pre-order.

The Standard Edition of FIFA 21 will cost £54.99/$59.99 on PC, but £59.99/$64.99 on console if you order from the digital store.

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You do get some bonuses for pre-ordering though:

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  • Up to 3 Rare Gold Packs, 1 per week for 3 weeks
  • Cover Star Loan Item, for 5 FUT matches
  • FUT Ambassador Player Pick — Choose 1 of 3 player items for 3 FUT matches.
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items

PRE-ORDER FIFA 21 ULTIMATE EDITION NOW!

Champions Edition

The Champions Edition has a price tag of £69.99 (approx. $75). It is a massive £79.99 on the digital console stores though.

As you’d expect for that kind of money, there are some perks to getting this version.

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Not only do you get three days early access for ordering it, but pre-order and you’ll get:

  • Up to 12 Rare Gold Packs, 1 per week for 12 weeks
  • Cover Star Loan Item, for 5 FUT matches
  • Career Mode Homegrown Talent — A local youth prospect with world-class potential.
  • FUT Ambassador Player Pick — Choose 1 of 3 player items for 3 FUT matches.
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items

READ MORE: Everything we know about FIFA 21 on PS5

Michael Wicherek

First console: PlayStation 2 / Favourite Game: Modern Warfare 2 / Currently Playing: FIFA 20