Previous to the last-gen release of Madden NFL 21, EA Sports activities introduced that those that bought the sport on PlayStation Four or Xbox One would have the ability to improve to the PlayStation five or Xbox Collection X model totally free because of its Twin Entitlement device. The brand new-gen model is ready to release on Friday, December 4. On the other hand, EA Sports activities has introduced that those that are upgrading from the last-gen model could have get right of entry to to the new-gen model as of late, an afternoon previous than anticipated.
Sadly, there may be some unhealthy information for the ones upgrading from PS4 to PS5: The web is not going to paintings at release. In keeping with EA Tiburon, the advance crew came upon a prior to now unknown factor with the PS5 model of Madden NFL 21 past due within the ultimate checking out segment. The problem simplest happens when the PS5 model is attached to the EA servers, so till the repair (which the crew has already submitted for checking out) is patched into the are living recreation, EA Tiburon is popping off the PS5 model’s talent to connect with the EA servers.
This computer virus simplest impacts the PlayStation five model as of now, however EA Tiburon cautions that it’s going to be tracking the Xbox Collection X/S model carefully to ensure it does not additionally be afflicted by the similar computer virus. If the problem does finally end up shooting up at the new Xbox model, EA Tiburon would possibly need to quickly disconnect the net servers for that model as neatly. For now, the net works as anticipated on Xbox Collection X/S.
Should you personal the PlayStation Four or Xbox One model of Madden NFL 21 digitally, you’ll obtain your loose new-gen model of the sport by way of taking a look to your library of the new console of the similar console circle of relatives (PS4 house owners get a loose replica on PS5, whilst Xbox One house owners get a loose replica on Xbox Collection X/S). Should you purchased the bodily model, you’ll touch EA Lend a hand to validate your acquire and obtain your loose improve from EA Sports activities.
Madden NFL 21 introduced on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on August 28. It’s to be had to obtain on PlayStation five and Xbox Collection X/S for many who purchased the last-gen model starting as of late. In a different way, it launches on PS5 and Xbox Collection X/S the next day, December 4. For extra at the adjustments the new-gen model brings over the last-gen model, head right here.
For extra on how Madden NFL 21’s Twin Entitlement works, you’ll head to their FAQs web page. For updates at the factor that is affecting the PS5 model, and whether or not it additionally impacts the Xbox Collection X/S model, observe the Madden NFL Twitter account.