Those who pre-order NHL 21 — and if you’re on the fence, we previewed it here, going into full detail of its new, narrative Be a Pro mode — will gain access to NHL 94 Rewind in all its pixelated glory from 30 October. NHL 21 comes out before that on 16 October.
You can get a very small taste of what to expect from the retro game via a tweet, below.
Y'all ready for a throwback? Introducing NHL 94 Rewind 🎮 👀
It's today’s teams and rosters with controls and graphics from '94
— EA SPORTS NHL (@EASPORTSNHL) October 2, 2020
We’ll admit it — that soundtrack instantly takes us back.