FIFA 22 release date and expected launch timings for all regions revealed

FIFA 22 is about to release and players who have pre-ordered the game versions are just a few days ahead to download it. Here are the release timings for different time zones across the globe to know when the game goes live.

FIFA 22 Release date
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FIFA 22 is just around the corner and players along with the developers are set to try out the official soccer game. The game is currently the most-anticipated game and Football being one of the most popular sports, we can expect a massive audience are waiting for the game.

FIFA, a popular football video game franchise/series from Electronic Arts, is one of the best-selling video game franchises. The latest instalment is FIFA 22, which is scaled to be the biggest game of the popular franchise. It has been revealed that the game is having advanced features including the highly anticipated HyperMotion. Players can’t wait to test and explore this much-anticipated game. Let us look at the release timings of the game in question.

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FIFA 22 Release Date

FIFA 22 Release date
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FIFA 22 is scheduled to be released on October 1st 2021. However, players with special perks and pre-orders can get their hands on the game early and here are those dates:

  • Players on PS5 or PC platform who have pre-ordered the Ultimate Edition of the game can download it on September 25.
  • Players on PS5 or PC platform who have pre-ordered the Standard Edition of the game can download it on September 27.
  • Xbox players with a Game Pass subscription are able to download the game now

The game will not go live immediately after preloading, and won’t be able to play until October 1.
Until then, you’ll have to wait until the game goes live at midnight Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Here are all of the FIFA 22 region unlock times that have been confirmed so far.

FIFA 22 Release date
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  • USA – 12 AM EST
  • China – 12 AM GMT+8
  • India – 12 AM IST
  • Europe – 12 AM GMT+1, GMT+2, GMT+3
  • Brazil – 12 AM GMT-3
  • Australia – 12 AM GMT+10

As a result, certain players will have an advantage over others based on where they are located. Players would be able to access the game at the stroke of 12 AM in their different time zones.

Players who didn’t pre-order the game or didn’t purchase digital copies will have to sit tight until the game is available in a store.
Pre-orders are still ava

Players who didn’t pre-order the game or didn’t purchase digital copies will have to sit tight until the game is available in a store. Pre-orders are still available to purchase, and players are suggested to pre-order as soon as possible to avoid game possible unavailabilities when it gets launched.

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