13 Jul 2021 12:00 PM +00:00

Enjoy the amateur golfing scene on EA Sports PGA Tour

The release of EA Sports' PGA Tour Game is not too far away!

So, check out all the information you need to know about the release date of the upcoming golfing game, along with the latest news below.

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Latest - Enjoy the amateur scene

EA has revealed plans to authentically represent the U.S. Open Championship experience in EA Sports PGA Tour.

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AMAZING AMATEURS - You will be able to enjoy the amateur scene

This is an event that brings together the world’s finest pros with the best amateurs on the scene, as they test their skills and compete for the prestige that winning the event brings.

The U.S. Open is America’s championship – the toughest major in golf, played on America’s greatest courses including Torrey Pines, host of the 2021 U.S. Open Championship and The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts, host of the 2022 U.S. Open.

Release Date

The EA Sports PGA Tour Twitter account has just revealed when the game will be released.

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RELEASE DATE REVEAL: EA confirm that PG Tour will arrive in 2022

As you can see above, EA has replied to their own tweet saying 'Coming 2022' - confirmation that PGA Tour will be released in 2022.

Despite not giving an exact date or month, this is the first instance where EA has stated a rough release time for the game.

Platforms

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That initial release kicked off with: "EA announced EA SPORTS PGA TOUR, a new next-gen golf video game, currently in development."

That essentially confirms the game for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S, and it would be very surprising for the title to not arrive on PS4 and Xbox One.

It remains to be seen whether the title will arrive on PC, Nintendo Switch and Stadia.

Cover Star

We may have already seen the cover for EA Sports PGA Tour - with the Masters Tournament featuring.

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IT'S IN THE GAME - The biggest golf tournament in the world features

Whether a current or legendary golfer will also appear remains to be seen.

One person we know it won't be is Tiger Woods who has secured an exclusive deal with 2K Sports.

Sticking with the Ryder Cup theme, we could see legends like Jack Nicklaus or Seve Ballesteros, with EA often keen on legendary editions for its sports titles.

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STILL ON TOP - Rory McIlory still sits inside the world's top 5 players

Out of current pros, Rory McIlory will be the favourite - picking up from where he left off in 2015.

Dustin Johnson is the current world number 1, with Jon Rahm and PGA Tour 2K21 cover star Justin Thomas other contenders.

Trailer

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We've had the announcement, a potential cover - perhaps a trailer, or at least a teaser is next?

We will update this page as soon as we get a sniff of one, with perhaps an early peak coming any time from May.

For comparison, here's last year's PGA Tour 2K21 trailer:

Four Majors set to feature

EA has announced that EA Sports PGA Tour for PS5 and Xbox Series X|S will have the exclusive rights to the four Major Championships: the Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, U.S. Open Championship, and The Open Championship.

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PERFECT PARTNER: EA has secured the rights to the four Majors thanks to its partnership with PGA of America

This announcement includes the 2021 and 2022 PGA Championship, which will be held at Kiawah Island Golf Resort and Southern Hills Country Club respectively.

That’s part of a partnership with PGA of America to virtually recreate the PGA Championship, letting you can play to with the historic Wanamaker Trophy and take in Champion’s Ceremony, and play as and against past PGA Champions.

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