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Gaming Today Play Star Citizen free for the next two weeks

Star Citizen, the space trading and combat MMO is now free to play for the next two weeks, with 16 of the game's top tier ships available to try out during the event.The 16 ships on offer have been chosen by the community itself, and are "prime representatives of the best and most iconic" ships available. Members of the community will also be able to vote fo...

 

Gaming Today Total War Saga: Troy Released Today - Free For 24 Hours!

Whilst the battle with Steam and Epic Games Store rages on, another battle is about to be re-lived, the battle for Troy!The developers have taken us back to their historical roots with what is set up to be an epic telling of the tale that has captured many hearts and minds throughout the years of a love story, a battle and a series of heroes like Achilles an...

 

Gaming Today Forza Horizon 3 will no longer be sold after September 27

Forza Horizon 3 is reaching what Microsoft calls 'End of Life' and will no longer be available to buy either on Xbox or PC after the 27th of September, but the good news is if you do want to pick up the game before then, it's incredibly cheap to do so.Even though the game will no longer be sold after this date, if you already own it you'll still be able to d...

 

Gaming Today Grab F1 2018 for free this weekend on the Humble Store

Yup, that's for free to keep, too. While the 2018 season of the game is a little outdated right now, if you're not a hardcore fan and you're just looking for some fun, free racing action, this is an amazing deal - if you're quick enough to grab a copy.The game is being given away on the Humble Store for free right now, but only until Monday or 'while stocks...

 

Gaming Today Play Borderlands 3 for free this weekend!

If you've yet to check out the excellent Borderlands 3 yet, then now's your chance, as the game will be completely free to play on PC, Consoles and Google Stadia until the 10th of August. The free weekend will give you unrestricted access to the full game, although the exact ending times vary between consoles, PC, and Stadia. It's available on every platform...

 

Gaming Today Five new games heading to Xbox Game Pass for PC

Yet more titles are making their way to Xbox Game Pass for PC, which is increasingly becoming good value for money despite the lackluster library when it launched. There are a few big titles on the way this time too, including Final Fantasy VII, It Lurks Below, and Xenocrisis.Final Fantasy VII is one most of you have probably played by now if you had any int...

 

Gaming Today Play medieval fighter For Honor free this weekend

If you're looking for something for the weekend, look no further than For Honor, a medieval fantasy action-fighter which will be going free-to-play from the 23rd to the 27th of July.The free-to-play period kicks off tomorrow on Uplay, although you can start preloading the game now if you want to do so. The event is aiming to bring some new players to the gam...

 

Gaming Today Origin Access less than $1 for the first month

Origin Access is an online subscription service that allows you free access to a catalogue of titles, and while it's been outshone in recent times by Xbox Game Pass, it has a decent collection of titles such as the Battlefield Series, Dragon Age and Dead Space. And if you're interested in trying it out, you can get the first month for just 99c - less than a...

 

Gaming Today No Man's Sky and more heading to Xbox Game Pass

There's a number of new games heading to Xbox Game Pass this month, the most notable of which is No Man's Sky, the space-flight-em-up that's really turned around its fortunes in recent times. No Man's Sky is heading to Microsoft's subscription gaming service tomorrow, and along for the ride is coming full cross-play functionality, meaning Windows Store, Stea...

 

Gaming Today Play PUBG for free all this weekend on Steam

PUBG is free to play for the whole of this weekend, giving you a good chance to try the game, and the new version of the Vikendi map, out before you buy.Vikendi is worth checking out, with ridable trains, an abandoned theme park, and plenty of close-quarters action. PUBG is a fairly serious shooter, so it's not for the casual gamer, but if you think you can...

 

Gaming Today UPDATED: Could Epic Store's next free giveaways have leaked?

UPDATE:- Borderlands: The Handsome Collection has indeed been confirmed as the latest Epic Games Store giveaway, meaning it's all but certain at this point that ARK: Survival Evolved will be the next free giveaway. Here's an interesting one - PC Gamer has noted that a recent image posted to Reddit, which claimed to have details of the next four free games to...

 

Gaming Today Play Far Cry 5 for free this weekend

If you've not had a chance to play Far Cry 5 yet, then this weekend will be a good chance to take it for a test drive. The game will be free for the entire weekend, and you can start pre-loading the game now so you can make the most of the time available.The fifth installment in the Far Cry series of first-person shooters is a decent return to form. It sees...

 

Gaming Today GOG release System Shock and Desperados III demos

Remember demos? We host a bunch of classic ones here at GameFront, but the trend is being revived by GOG as part of their Summer Sale, with both System Shock's remake and Desperados III getting demo versions you can download for free, right now.There are a few other demos available too, including Carrion, Cris Tales, Spiritfarer, and, notably, the Destroy Al...

 

Gaming Today Star Citizen holding 11 day free fly event

There's another free fly event underway for Star Citizen, allowing you to try out the game entirely for free until the first of June, with different ships available to try every day.New and existing players will get the chance to fly a different ship as they rotate throughout the event, which is now underway. This one focuses on the newly launched UEE Navy s...

 

Gaming Today Alan Wake and Minecraft Dungeons head to Xbox Game Pass

Alan Wake and Minecraft Dungeons will join the Xbox Game Pass service this month, along with Cities: Skylines and Plebby Quest: The Crusades.Alan Wake appeared yesterday along with Cities Skylines and Plebby Quest, and Minecraft Dungeons will launch on the service on its official release date this coming Tuesday, May 26th.Minecraft Dungeons is shaping up to...