Early access is a funding model or a bonus service in the video game industry by which consumers can pay for a game in the early stages of development and obtain access to the unfinished game, Alpha/Beta versions of the game or access to the finished game prior to its release date.
Early Access to FIFA
EA offers early access to FIFA titles. Usually, EA access and Origin access members get early access to download and play FIFA. Since FIFA 18, two editions of FIFA 18, were offered with a 3-day early access to the game when pre-ordering.