Instead of attending the E3 conference, EA is hosting their own show. EA Play Live 2021 will showcase all that the company has to offer in the upcoming year. The most notable inclusions are Battlefield 2042 and the new season of Apex Legends. Plus, players that link their Twitch and Origin accounts will get a free gun charm in Apex. Here’s what you need to know to tune in:
When is EA Play Live 2021?
The conference will be held Thursday, July 22 at 1 pm EST. This is 10 am PST and 5 pm UTC. The show will likely last at least an hour, showing trailers and gameplay of upcoming projects.
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Where to Watch EA Play Live 2021
The conference will be live-streamed for free. It should play on EA’s Twitch and YouTube channels. Fans can expect to see content for Apex Legends, Battlefield 2042, and the newest Madden release for 2022. Beyond this, fan expectations vary wildly. Some expect to see a new Dead Space title, while others temper their expectations. EA has confirmed that they will not show Skate 4 or any games from their Star Wars, Mass Effect, or Dragon Age Franchises. However, there should bee a good deal of Apex content including a new legend, map changes, a new gun charm:
How to Get Apex’s Jumpmaster Gun Charm
To get the gun charm from EA Play Live 2021, fans must link their Twitch account to their EA Origin account. Then just watching the conference should award the charm to the player’s account. Here is how to link these:
- Make sure your PSN, Xbox Gamertag, Steam ID, or Nintendo profile is linked to your EA account
- Sign into your Twitch account
- Click on Connect With Twitch and enter your EA details
- Select Next and Yes, Link Them
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