Available on
Released 15/10/2021
  • PS Plus required for online play
  • In-game purchases optional
  • Supports up to 12 online players with PS Plus
  • Online play optional
  • 1 - 4 players
  • Remote Play supported
Game overview

Powered by Frostbite™, EA SPORTS NHL 22 gets the superstar treatment.

EA SPORTS NHL comes to the PS5 for the first time, featuring unrivaled visual detail to every hit, deke and shot. Feel the personality and power of NHL superstars with Superstar X-Factors, an all-new ability system that unlocks the unique skills of the league’s most elite players. From HUT to World of Chel, Superstar X-Factors brings new class based strategy to every game mode. Authentic to real player skill and style, the stars of the NHL truly come to life in EA SPORTS NHL 22.

Buy digital

Buy EA Sports NHL 22 on PlayStation Store


Standard Edition

  • NHL® 22 PS5™

Standard Edition

  • NHL® 22 PS4™

X-Factor Edition

  • NHL® 22 X-Factor Edition
  • Dual Entitlement
  • 22 HUT Premium Packs (Instant)
  • HUT X-Factor Choice Pack
  • HUT Power-Up Starter Pack
  • 5 WoC X-Factor Ability Unlocks
  • Be A Pro X-Factor Slot Unlocks
  • 5 Unlocked Hockey Bag

International Ice Hockey Federation on NHL 22

IIHF Men’s and World Juniors teams have been added to NHL 22, including Federation and team uniforms, logos and more. Plus, players can lead their favorite IIHF Juniors team to glory in the World Juniors tournament!

Log in between December 9, 2021 and January 10, 2022 to get an Auston Matthews Team USA HUT player item, HUT IIHF Uniform Pack and an IIHF World of Chel bag.

EA Sports NHL 22 key features

This is Breakthrough Hockey

EA SPORTS NHL 22 is powered by Frostbite, providing a massive leap forward in graphics and the introduction of Superstar X-Factors which elevates the league’s biggest stars with abilities that separate the best from the rest in tangible ways on the ice.

Visual upgrades

The Frostbite engine brings realism to new levels in NHL 22, with players looking and acting more realistic. Every environment is richer and more dynamic to draw you into the action like never before.

Superstar X-Factors

Superstar X-Factors provides a a game-changing set of abilities that was inspired by the biggest NHL stars, allowing the best of the best to look and feel more like their real-life counterparts.

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