06 Oct 2021 4:33 PM +00:00

FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch: How will FIFA adapt to the HANDHELD console

FIFA 22 is out now! That's right, you can get in the game TODAY.

We haven't seen FIFA get the best out of a handheld console on the Nintendo Switch, but all that could be set to change with the new release.

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Find out all you need to know about FIFA 22 on the Switch below.


Release Date

After months of speculation, EA announced that FIFA 22 will be released on Friday, 1 October 2021.

Early Access was available from Monday, 27 September for those who bought the Ultimate Edition of the game.

FIFA 22 Nintendo Switch

EA has plenty to focus on for their next football release - including a first full release on the two Next Gen consoles - but we fully expect to see some improvements on Nintendo Switch too.

LEGACY EDITION - FIFA 21 Switch has drawn mixed reviews
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LEGACY EDITION - FIFA 21 Switch has drawn mixed reviews

Pre orders for the game are now available so we know that FIFA 22 will be arriving on Switch.

FIFA 22 Trailer

Watch the official FIFA 22 trailer below.


The reveal trailer got fans hyped for the release, featuring cover star Kylian Mbappe, along with top talents Trent Alexander-Arnold and Christian Pulisic.

The trailer gave us an idea of how EA will Hypermotion Technology to implement real-life player movements into FIFA 22 gameplay.

Cover Star

Holding on to his crown, Kylian Mbappe returns as Cover Star for FIFA 22.


Just like last year, Mbappe fronts the cover for all editions of the game - and you can check them out here.



You can buy all editions of FIFA 22 from Amazon right here.

The Legacy Edition on Nintendo Switch costs £34.99 / $39.99.

The Standard Edition on PC costs £54.99.

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THE OG - The FIFA 22 Standard Cover is a simplistic sight of the French posterboy

The Standard Edition on PS4 and Xbox One costs £59.99 / $59.99.

The Standard Edition on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S costs £69.99 / $69.99.

The Ultimate Edition on PlayStation Xbox consoles, featuring Dual Entitlement, costs £89.99 / $99.99.