These PC Games Are Free To Play Right Now….

With a big chunk of the world practising social distancing now, there has been a recent flow of free games and free game trials. In this article, we’ll be highlighting some current limited trials (mostly games by The Behemoth) that’ll be around till next week so you don’t miss them.

Insurgency: Sandstorm

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Five days at time of writing

A semi-realistic tactical shooter with multiplayer and co-op modes. There are performance complaints, but what better than a free period to see if runs well for you?

Castle Crashers

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Five days at time of writing

2D arcade game where you “hack, slash, and smash your way to victory”. There’s online and local co-op where you can play with up to four friends too.

Pit People

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Five days at time of writing

Turn-based co-op game with loot. You’ll fight “sinister robots, deadly vampires and brutally adorable cupcake people”.

Battleblock Theatre

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Five days at time of writing

2D co-cop game with platforming. It’s set in a theatre, but it’s definitely no normal theatre.

Cities: Skylines

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Two days at time of writing

City builder from the devs behind Cities in Motion. Build and manage a city, as well as a detailed transport system.

Ghost Recon Breakpoint

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Where to get it: Xbox One, PS4, Uplay, Epic Games Store
How long till the free period ends: Three days at time of writing

Open world tactical shooter with co-op and multiplayer. The free trial period also gives you the chance to try out new additions and the first mission of the new Deep State campaign.

Kerbal Space Program

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Where to get it: Steam
How long till the free period ends: Three days at time of writing

You’re an alien, and you’re in charge of your race’s space program. Build (or attempt to) spacecraft that are “based on realistic aerodynamic and orbital physics”, and when (or if) you make it to space without dying, explore planets and construct bases.

Author: Melvyn Tan

Aspiring writer. Self-learning Japanese.

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