EA back on Steam

In 2011, Electronic Arts launched Origin on PC, and broke away from the Steam platform. Since then, EA has launched EA Access on PC, but also on PS4 and Xbox One, a pay platform that allows you to enjoy many home games, with bonuses such as the opportunity to try some titles a few days ahead. However, EA has formalized a new partnership with Valve … to (re) make the EA games available to players on Steam.

Buy Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order at the best price

This return will materialize as of November 15, with the availability of Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, on Steam. Electronic Arts specifies that players will be able to quickly find other EA games on the platform, such as The Sims 4 or Unravel 2. At the beginning of 2020, players with an Origin account and Steam players will be able to play multiplayer titles together. of the group, like Apex Legends, FIFA 20, Battlefield V …

Star Wars on Steam

Note that the launch of an EA game via Steam will still require the player to have an EA account, but also to install the Origin platform. This will be the case for Star Wars, which arrives in a fortnight.

EA Access also on Steam!

This merger does not signify the death of EA Access so far, quite the contrary, since the group announces that the service will be available in spring 2020 on Steam. It will also be the first and only subscription service on Steam, and the fourth platform offering an EA subscription (after the PC, PS4 and Xbox One so).

Remember that the ogre Steam is no longer alone to reign on the PC gaming, since Epic also offers its Epic Games Store, with free games each month, but also (and especially!) Beautiful exclusives in recent months. To this will soon be added the competition from another platform, somewhat different in its operation, namely a certain Google Stadia.