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Here's When Players Can Hit The Gridiron for Madden 22

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Madden 21 still has some life left, but fans have high hopes for the upcoming Madden 22 - and are already preparing to see some growth.

Here's when Madden 22 is coming out, when players can expect the EA Play trial, and the prospects of a demo.

When is Madden 22 Coming Out?

Madden 22 has no official release date, but we can expect an August launch based on previous games.

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THE HYPE IS REAL: Fans are excited to see what Madden 22 can offer

We'll likely have a release date announcement by May.

READ MORE: Top 5 Things We Want to See in Madden 22

EA Play Trial

EA Play has become a pivotal part of the launch of games from EA's biggest sports franchises.

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AHEAD OF THE PACK: A Madden 22 EA Play Trial is all but guaranteed

This trial gives players 10 hours of unrestricted early access gameplay for $5 a month, as well as some in-game goodies.

We can expect the Madden 22 EA Play Trial to follow this same format, and players will likely be able to start playing up to a week before launch day!

READ MORE: Madden 21 Franchise Mode: Improvements We'd Love to See


Will There Be a Madden 22 Demo?

Modern Madden games typically do not feature a demo in their development process, and we expect Madden 22 will be the same.

This is because EA already offer a Beta most of the time, and the EA Play Trial is somewhat of a more expanded demo already.

READ MORE: Everything You Need to Know About Madden 22

Madden 22 Beta

For players trying to get a taste of Madden 22 as early as possible, a Beta might be your best bet.

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ELITE: Not everyone will get into the Madden 22 Beta

The Madden development cycle has incorporated Betas long before the EA Play Trial will become available - so if you can get in, you'll be able to play the game quite early.

READ MORE: Madden 21 Ultimate Team: MUT 21 Team of the Year

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