FIFA 21 pre-order bonuses: Champions Edition, Ultimate Edition & Standard edition differences

FIFA 21 Champions Edition
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Here's what you need to know about what makes each version of the different FIFA 21 editions unique, including their perks, bonuses and prices

The much-anticipated launch of FIFA 21 is right around the corner, with the latest iteration of the popular video game set for release on October 9, 2020.

FIFA 21 will be released as three separate editions: Standard, Ultimate and Champions Edition. Here's what you need to know about what makes each version unique.

How much does each edition of FIFA cost?

  1. How much does the FIFA 21 Standard Edition cost to buy?
  2. How much does the FIFA 21 Ultimate Edition cost to buy?
  3. How much does the FIFA 21 Champions Edition cost to buy?
  4. How do the FIFA 21 editions compare?

FIFA 21 Standard Edition

  • Up to 3 Rare Gold Packs, 1 per week for 3 weeks
  • Kylian Mbappe Loan Item for 5 FUT matches
  • FUT Ambassador Loan Item — Choose 1 of 3 player items (Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joao Felix, Erling Haaland) for 3 FUT matches
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items

It costs £59.99 in the UK and $59.99 in the US.

FIFA 21 Ultimate Edition

The Ultimate Edition of FIFA 21 is a special version of the game that is jam-packed with new features and perks, such as more FUT packs.

It is a bit pricier than Champions Edition, but will appeal to those who enjoy playing Ultimate Team

Those who pre-order Ultimate Edition by August 14, 2020 will receive:

  • Limited-time bonus — An untradeable FUT 21 Ones to Watch item
  • 3 days of early access
  • Up to 24 Rare Gold Packs, 2 per week for 12 weeks
  • Kylian Mbappe Loan Item for 5 FUT matches
  • Career Mode Homegrown Talent — A local youth prospect with world-class potential
  • FUT Ambassador Loan Item — Choose 1 of 3 player items (Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joao Felix, Erling Haaland) for 3 FUT matches
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items

It costs £89.99 in the UK and $99.99 in the US.

Read more about FIFA 21 Ultimate Edition here.

FIFA 21 Champions Edition

The Champions Edition takes its name from the Champions League, with EA Sports acquiring the rights to UEFA competitions in 2018, beginning from FIFA 19 onwards.

Champions Edition allows you to play the game a bit earlier - on October 6 instead of October 9.

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  • 3 days of early access
  • Up to 12 Rare Gold Packs, 1 per week for 12 weeks
  • Kylian Mbappe Loan Item for 5 FUT matches
  • Career Mode Homegrown Talent — A local youth prospect with world-class potential
  • FUT Ambassador Loan Item — Choose 1 of 3 player items (Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joao Felix, Erling Haaland) for 3 FUT matches
  • Special Edition FUT Kits and stadium items

It costs £79.99 in the UK and $79.99 in the US.

Read more about FIFA 21 Champions Edition here.

How do the FIFA 21 editions compare?

Feature Standard Edition Champions Edition Ultimate Edition
Early Access No Three days early access Three days early access
FUT Packs Up to 3 Rare Gold Packs Up to 12 Rare Gold Packs Up to 24 Rare Gold Packs
Career Mode Homegrown talent No Yes Yes
Cover star loan item Yes Yes Yes
FUT ambassador player pick Yes Yes Yes
Special edition FUT kits & Stadium Items Yes Yes Yes
Untradeable FUT 21 Ones to Watch Item No No Yes (pre-order by Aug 14)

You can see a detailed breakdown of what each edition offers in the table above.

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