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Early access is relatively NOT a new idea, with the recent growth in the number of digital pre-orders allowing publishers to release games early for certain supporters. This normally includes a cost of some sort, while WWE 2K22 takes a different approach. Rather than paying a one-off price, you can instead obtain early access by pre-ordering certain editions of the game.

Those who can’t wait till midnight can download and play WWE 2K22 ahead of schedule by following a few simple steps. Here’s how to do it.

How To Play Early

While the release of WWE 2K22 is only a few hours away for those in Australia and Asia, North American fans will have to wait nearly a full day.

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Many WWE fans may be unaware, however, that it is possible to play WWE 2K22 early access, and it is extremely simple to do so.

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You must have pre-ordered either the Deluxe Edition or the nWo 4-Life Edition of WWE 2K22 in order to play the game before midnight on November 11th.

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You’ll be able to download the game to your PC or console and begin playing immediately after that.

Critics and early access users have overwhelmingly praised the game, with the majority saying that it is a significant improvement over the previous installment.

Standard Edition

When gamers who just pre-ordered the ordinary edition of WWE 2K22 will be allowed to play it depends on the country in which their pre-ordered account is registered.

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The game is set to launch at midnight local time on the eleventh, while North American gamers may expect to begin playing at midnight Eastern, regardless of their time zone.

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