Origin lets you purchase and play EA games - any time and any place you want. With the in-game overlay, you can browse the web while playing select games.
Origin's social features allow you to create a profile, connect and chat with your friends, share your game library, and effortlessly join your friends' games.
Origin streamlines the download process, for quick, easy installation and use. Direct download of PC games requires the Origin client, and once you have it, you'll be able to access your game library from virtually anywhere. You can even play your favorite games on other PCs when you're on the go.
Origin is a replacement for EA Download Manager.
Gifting is now available in Brazil.
Fixed a bug causing purchasing errors for Korean users who access the Origin site via Internet Explorer 11.
Improved experience for users who check “Keep me signed in” on Origin client sign-in screen.
Streamlined automatic Origin client updates for users who have opted in.
Update: Origin will stop supporting macOS 10.7 and 10.8 on August 28. If you're using either of these versions you'll need to update your OS or you will lose important Origin functionality.