FM22 Beta: Achieve glory now with the official version

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Football Manager 2022 has officially arrived, meaning you can jump in NOW and get started on your brand new managerial adventure.

Here's everything you need to know about the FM22 Beta.

LATEST - Official Game Now LIVE!

Those who got a head start in the FM 22 Beta, it's time to log out, as the official version of the game is officially LIVE on PC and Mac!

That means with the download of the day one update, all players that preordered FM 22 can now finally play the release version of the game instead of the beta.

Beta saves will carry over to the official version of FM 22, though it's likely a good idea to start anew to avoid any bugs or complications previous editions have had moving from the Beta to full launch.

FM22 Beta Early Access

FM22's Beta has finally dropped for PC players, giving fans that pre-ordered the chance to play the game two weeks before its official launch.

Jump in NOW and get started on your brand new managerial adventure.

Beta Update

Sports Interactive has dropped a brand new update for the FM22 Beta.

The new update targets performance and aims to fix an issue in which players were experiencing slow progression through the calendar.

Click here to read our breakdown of everything that's been updated in the Beta.

How do I access the Beta?

Trying the game out is easy, but it’s not free.

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HIGH FIVES ALL ROUND - Get your team chemistry flying before the rest thanks to the Beta

To access the Beta of the game you must have pre-ordered it through the respected store, so in a sense you have a head start on getting to grips with the new features, giving you the edge on the competition, before getting the main game.

Check out all the details on how to pre-order Football Manager 2022 right here.

So how much will it set you back?

FM21 costs £39.99 / $54.99 from the Epic Game or Steam stores, with pre-purchasing the game getting you 10% off.

What platform can I try it on?

Over the years, Football Manager has been associated with PC/Mac users and accessed through Steam.

However, in December, versions of the game were released for iOS, Android and were even brought over to Nintendo consoles via the Switch.

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SONY TO MISS OUT - PS4 and PS5 are unlikely to see Football Manager 2022 on the PS store.

Microsoft too has linked up with Sports Interactive to release the last instalment on Xbox consoles, which was the first time they had a version for 11 years!

This year the game will be available on Xbox Game Pass from Day One - opening the game up to even more players.

However, we are unlikely to see Sony partner up with the gaming giants as Sports Interactive spoke last year on why there will be no PS4/PS5 release.

What new features will we see in the Beta?

Each year Sports Interactive finds ways to keep the game so refreshing, which is why fans get hooked.

So far, there has been no new information on additions to the game, although fans are hoping for more player faces to be included in the game, a higher number of licensed teams, as well as an update to the 90s feeling match day engine.

Best Tactics and Formations

If you're unsure as to how to find the winning formula in Football Manager 2022, we've got you covered.

Check below to read our guides on the very best formations and tactics you can try out in this year's Beta.

READ - Best Formations in Football Manager 2022

READ - Best Tactics in Football Manager 2022

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