Football Manager 2022 has finally arrived, meanings fans can jump in NOW and get started on their brand new managerial adventure.
Check below to find out everything you need to know about Early Access on Football Manager 2022.
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Sports Interactive has finally dropped Football Manager 2022, meaning players on all devices can get started at their new clubs.
Jump in NOW to start your new career and start testing out some of the exciting new features that are newly available in Football Manager 2022.
FM22 Early Access
Also known as the FM22 Beta, the early access feature has been a huge success over the past few years.
Giving fans the opportunity to get a head-start over their mates, early access gives you the chance to get to grips with the basics, scout wonderkids, and get pre-season out of the way before the game's official launch.
As ever, there will be NO LIMIT on the time you can spend on the Beta, meaning you can watch the hours tick away without worrying about self-control.
The Beta's release is also designed to allow SI to make any necessary updates before the game's full launch.
Who can access the Beta?
Anyone that has pre-ordered the game and is playing the PC version can access the game two weeks early.
Players of the Xbox version, Mobile version, and Nintendo Switch version will not be able to access the Beta.
If you haven't already, be sure to PRE-ORDER FM22 NOW to make sure you're one of the first players in the world to sign on the dotted line.
How to access the Beta
In order to access the Beta once it's released, you will need a Steam activation code.
Once you have this code, you can unlock the Beta and begin your career in management all over again.
When will the Beta be available?
The FM22 Beta went live on Thursday, October 21, so is available now!
That gives players that pre-ordered the game over a two-week head-start from those that didn't, with the full release coming on Tuesday, 9 November.
Will my data carry over to the full game?
There's no need to worry about conquering the world or signing the best free agent and then having to start at square one a couple of weeks later.
On November 9 - the game's official launch - you will be prompted to update the early access version, effectively turning the file into the full game.
All of your saved data will carry over, meaning you can jump straight back into your managerial career without missing a thing.