The most recent entry in EA’s long-running American football franchise, August 2020 release Madden NFL 21, will join the subscription services on March 2.
It will be followed by space dogfighting game Star Wars: Squadrons later in March. Developed by Motive Studios and released in October 2020, Squadrons includes an original single-player campaign set after the events of Return of the Jedi and 5v5 multiplayer space battles.
NHL 21, which also debuted in October 2020, will then join EA Play and Game Pass in April.
As of November 10, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscribers on console get an EA Play membership at no additional cost, granting members unlimited access to full versions of selected EA back catalogue games.
The subscription service also offers early access trials of most new EA games and members receive a 10 percent discount on EA digital purchases.