Star Wars: Squadrons comes to EA Play and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate in March

Star Wars Squadrons Combat Cruiser
Star Wars Squadrons Combat Cruiser (Image credit: Electronic Arts)

What you need to know

  • Star Wars: Squadrons is a squad-based game developed by Motive Studio.
  • Star Wars: Squadrons released back in October 2020 for Xbox One, PC and PS4.
  • Star Wars: Squadrons is coming to EA Play and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate in March.

Star Wars: Squadrons is coming to EA Play according to an update shared by EA on its official page for the service. Since EA Play is also included with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, anyone subscribed to the latter will also be able to play Star Wars: Squadrons when it arrives.

If you're an Xbox Series S or Xbox Series X owner, you can play Star Wars: Squadrons at 120 FPS. EA Play was originally supposed to be available for Game Pass for PC back in December 2020 but has been delayed to some point in 2021.

In EA's Q3 2021 financial results release, the company stated that EA Play has grown to nearly 13 million subscribers, thanks in part to the service being included with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, allowing players to access EA published and developed titles like the various EA Sports franchises and Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order.

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2 Comments
  • So player numbers are dwindling already? Also, when does EA Play come out for PC??
  • EA Play exists on PC, it's just called something else, Origin Access from memory.