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The next Overwatch free weekend starts November 18

It's a competitive time of year for multiplayer shooters, what with two Call of Duty titles (counting Modern Warfare Remastered), Titanfall 2, and Battlefield 1 vying for our attention. Blizzard is about to make another push for Overwatch b...   read

 
 
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Snag a copy of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon while it's free on PC

Even if you aren't that into the Far Cry series, you should consider Blood Dragon. You never know -- you might actually like it! Right now is an especially good time to do so if you have a capable PC. The game is free to claim through Ubiso...   read

 
 
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Here's what's new in Animal Crossing's huge update

In case you missed it, the Nintendo Direct for Animal Crossing: New Leaf took place earlier this morning, and an update for the title is available now. You'll have to download it manually, and I suspect that's because Nintendo didn't w...   read

 
 
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Neon November: Ubisoft is giving away Blood Dragon later this month

Ubisoft's celebrating 30 years of existence by paying homage to the decade where it all started: The '80s. Rex Colt is fighting the good fight by bringing his uniquely crude, neon-swathed carnage to PC free of charge this month.  Ubiso...   read

 
 
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Get a Genesect for any 3DS Pokemon this month

Every month this year, Pokémon players around the world have been able to download a new digital creature to celebrate the franchise's 20th anniversary, one that's not available through normal gameplay. This month's feature...   read

 
 
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Be sure to snag Beyond Good & Evil for free on PC

Did you remember to grab your free PC copy of Beyond Good & Evil? If not, now you can! Dig up that dusty Uplay account info, sign in, and you'll be well on your way to playing the 2003 action-adventure title about a government conspirac...   read

 
 
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Original Dungeon Keeper free on Origin

The Dungeon Keeper franchise is pretty tarnished at this point, its name tied to a shameless mobile scam from a few years ago. But if you played the games from before EA bought Bullfrog Productions, you might remember a charming, ...   read

 
 
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Giveaway - Butcher (Steam)

Say hello to new Steam (and GOG) release Butcher! Game looks pretty damn awesome, and it just so happens that we have some copies to give to you lovely folks! Thanks to the awesome folks at Transhuman Design (check out the site for the prot...   read

 
 
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Giveaway - PAX Australia 2016 passes!

So there is this little thing called PAX Australia taking place in Melbourne on Nov. 4 - 6, 2016. Now there also was this awesome cat who worked here named Kyle. Add these two things together and what do you get? I don't know...   read

 
 
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Grab Beyond Good & Evil for free next week

With speculation over a new Beyond Good & Evil recently making headlines, it only makes sense for Ubisoft to capitalize on the buzz by doing something with the original title. Starting October 12, Beyond Good & Evil will be free (fo...   read

 
 
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Battleborn's new free multiplayer mode is out on October 13

Gearbox's struggling FPS/MOBA needs a shot in the arm to keep its community from extinguishing completely. The first story-based downloadable content (Attikus and the Thrall Rebellion) is set to release on October 13, but if the ol' player-...   read

 
 
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Transformers and the Resident Evil remaster highlight October's free PlayStation Plus games

It may be 20 years old at this point, but the original Resident Evil still holds up. That may be, in part, due to the fresh coat of paint it got last year. Paying PlayStation members get to see for themselves soon enough. Sony has ann...   read

 
 
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Contest - Heroes of the Storm: Machines of War bundle!

[CONTEST OVER, WINNERS MESSAGED] So there's this little game out. I believe it's called Heroes of the Storm, maybe you've heard of it? Apparently it is in fact a game, and it's free to play! Now there are characters and skins you can buy th...   read

 
 
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Back 2 School Giveaway! A console of your choice and a Titan One!

Here's another big one for you guys, and just in time for screwing off homework! The awesome folks at ConsoleTuner.com are again, letting you pick your choice of console (PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 or Xbox One S), an opposing controller (If you ge...   read

 
 
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Get 30 free Gold Points on My Nintendo

Nintendo Everything let us know that you can currently get 30 Gold Points on My Nintendo by downloading The First Skunk Bundle to your Wii U console. Gold Points are usually harder to obtain than the more common Platinum Points, and can onl...   read

 
 
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October's Games with Gold break out a little earlier than usual

Breaking out. It's a phrase with a couple of meanings that are relevant to next month's free games on Xbox One. Someone who's confined to a place might look to break out. Or, an athlete who suddenly performs above their regular skill level ...   read

 
 
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PSA: Zelda Picross is leaving My Nintendo soon

Just a heads-up, folks. My Nintendo rewards are due to change when October starts, and once they do, the special Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess Picross will no longer be available for download. This game is only offered throug...   read

 
 
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You can and should download The Crew for free on PC

Before I woke up, a news tip came in today that Ubisoft has begun offering The Crew, its open-word multiplayer-centric racing game, for free on PC. It's a limited-time offer through Uplay, and it doesn't come with the worth-having Wild Run ...   read

 
 
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Overwatch's free weekend is live on consoles

Blizzard has opened up Overwatch on consoles for the weekend. If you're on Xbox One (with an Xbox Live Gold subscription) or PlayStation 4, you can play the team-based shooter at no extra cost. And, well, you should! Even if you're the type...   read

 
 
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Overwatch is holding a free weekend on consoles starting Sept. 9

Given how successful Overwatch's open beta was, it makes sense that Blizzard would want to offer another free-for-a-limited-time experience to coax people into buying the team-based shooter. From Friday, September 9 at 11:00am Pacific until...   read

 
 
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Streets of Rogue is currently free and lets you smash buildings as a giant gorilla

The description of Streets of Rogue reads like a video game buzzword checklist. Despite this, the RPG stealth co-op roguelike released into open alpha today actually looks like a game that might be able to do all of those genres justice. Un...   read

 
 
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Giveaway - Verdun (PS4) EU & NA!

Verdun is a realistic multiplayer FPS, set in WW1, that's been on Steam for awhile now (that's right Battlefield, you're late to the party!). You don't see those every day. Even rarer is that it has now come to PS4! The game is inspired by ...   read

 
 
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You can play Umbrella Corps for free on Steam this weekend (but you really shouldn't)

Curiosity has gotten the better of me. I'm among the less than 70 people on PC currently playing Umbrella Corps, Capcom's fast-crawling multiplayer-centric take on Resident Evil that saw a commercial release for some reason. That's sub-70 p...   read

 
 
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Good-ass Rayman Origins is free as hell today, come get it

Rayman Origins is five years old this year and I can't think of a pure platformer I've enjoyed more in those five years. As part of Ubisoft's dirty 30 birthday celebration, it's free as hell to download right here. Just sign in with a Uplay...   read

 
 
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Vive now comes with some (different) free games

HTC announced today that starting now, anyone who purchases an HTC Vive will receive a voucher for three free virtual reality games via the Steam service. It seems like a good selection, and it looks like HTC is trying to put its best foot ...   read

 
 


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