Those of you who play Electronic Arts
(EA) games are sure to be familiar with Origin
, the company's online distribution platform, as well as Origin Access
and EA Access
The latter two are EA's online subscription service for the PC
and Xbox One
respectively in which gamers pay a fixed monthly or annual fee to enjoy a growing selection of EA games called "The Vault". Subscribers are also able to download and play games in advance, as well as enjoy discounts on Origin purchases.
EA, in an attempt to boost the popularity of their Access service, has announced that they are cutting down the annual subscription fee of Origin Access from $59.99 to $29.99 to bring it in line with the fee for EA Access on the Xbox One. The monthly fee for the former remains the same at $4.99.
In addition to that, they are also throwing in a free 7 day trial for Origin Access in which you can enjoy games from the vault and take advantage of a 10% discount on any Origin game with the exception of Titanfall 2
Do make use of this offer while it lasts!