Although we don't have a confirmed release time from EA, we can take a look at the date which the first roster update landed earlier this week. The Checkdown teased several names similar to what they did earlier. The complete Madden 22 Ratings & Roster Update was released at 7pm ET / 6:30 CT.
The announcement last week on Twitter that it was live seemed to have received delay because the EA Madden 22 Ratings Database was not up-to-date. This issue might be solved within the next week. However, we will be keeping our eyes open for updates either this evening or in the morning.
Madden 22 is Free to Play This Weekend. Following an early-access trial back in August, EA is giving fans another chance to try Madden 22. This isn't only for EA Play subscribers, though. Madden NFL 22 will be celebrating the NFL start by giving players an all-inclusive trial for free. This will allow gamers and fans alike the chance to try out the new features on all platforms. S, the PlayStation 4 and 5, Steam as well as Google Stadia.
Campus Legend is a limited-time feature that new players may want to test. The name comes form the NCAA Football single player career mode from decades ago. From August. 31 to September. 27, this new version will focus on college all-star teams of current as well as former NFL pros to gain access to Madden Ultimate Team players.
EA claims that Campus Legend has been added to the arcade-quickplay Superstar KO modes, resulting in a 600% increase of player engagement. This means that between August 2020 between 2021 and August 2020, Madden 21 had seven times as many players or instances of Superstar KO use.