Mass Effect: Andromeda will be playable by those subscribed to EA or Origin Access, BioWare recently confirmed.
BioWare took to Twitter to state that subscribers to EA Access on Xbox One and Origin Access on Windows PC, will be given special, early access to the title. Timeframes have yet to be confirmed.
@sedaspade Yes, EA Access members get to play Mass Effect: Andromeda early for a limited time.
— Mass Effect (@masseffect) January 7, 2017
Moreover, screenshots by Redditors Kami77 and GameM4T confirm that pre-loading — at least on PC — will begin at 5.00 am AEDT on 18 March.
Mass Effect: Andromeda heads to Windows PC, Xbox One and PS4 on 23 March.