If your child is a big fan of EA games and wants to play them, you should know how to create a child account for them so they can stay safe while they play. You have to use Origin Client to create a child account.
It is advised to parents and guardians, that they should create their EA Account first before creating one for their child.
EA launched a subscription service for getting and playing their games on PC in 2016. Users can choose between paying a monthly or yearly subscription fee to access a large collection of EA titles also known as The Vault.
Origin Access subscribers also get a 10% discount on all Origin purchases. Starting in March 2018, Origin Access starting offering titles from Warner Bros.
Origin is an online gaming, digital distribution and digital rights management platform made by EA that allows users to buy games for PC and mobile platforms. A macOS client was rolled out on February 8, 2013. It primarily but not only offers EA games. Origin Access is the subscription service attached to Origin. You don’t need to pay for Origin Access to use Origin. You can purchase games through Origin and play them normally without any subscription fee.
If you decided to pay the subscription fee, you are going to get full access to over 70 older games in EA’s “vault”. As an additional bonus, you will typically gain access to new EA games five days before they are released, without paying extra.
First of all, you need to understand what’s the difference between a child account and an adult account.
Child accounts limit the access of users to features like online multiplayer modes, purchases, and social media connections. Child accounts aren’t able to log in to the EA websites. Which indicates that they won’t be able to use help.ea.com to make a case or use companion web apps for games. They also can’t buy the games from Origin or connect their games to social media. When logging into Origin, they need to use your child’s Public ID instead of an email address.
While an adult account is different from the child account. An adult account will allow you all the possible features such as playing online, chatting with friends, inviting friends to play, purchasing and downloading games from the Origin store.
is an online gaming, digital distribution and digital rights management platform made by Electronic Arts
that lets the users buy games for PC and mobile platforms.
The Origin store lets users search and buy games for full price from EA catalogs. Rather than that of getting a box, disc, or even CD key, purchased software is immediately attached to the user’s Origin account and is to be downloaded with the corresponding Origin client. Continue reading