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Gaming Today Play Cities: Skylines for free all weekend

Cities: Skylines has proved hugely popular, and it's easy to see why, it's one of the most fun city building games that's ever been released, and if you're one of those few who have yet to try it, it's free to try this weekend.It's only free to play for the weekend, not to keep, but that's plenty of time to get hooked building your own mega metropolis, and i...

 

Gaming Today Dragon Ball Z Xenoverse 2 Gets "Lite" Version

BANDAI NAMCO have announced that Dragon Ball Z Xenoverse 2 will get itself a "lite" version. Well what does that mean exactly? It's essentially a free version of the game that will be ready for you to download on Playstation 4 and Xbox one from 20th March which is this Wednesday. In a stunning announcement that will no doubt attract Dragon Ball Z fans who ha...

 

Gaming Today Sega Publisher Steam Sale - 14th to 21st March

Steam have a Sega publisher sale on which started a few days ago and ends on the 21st March, some of the deals are incredible!You can pick up Two Point hospital for under £17 whilst also having access to a free weekend for this weekend only, you can also pick up Total War Warhammer for under £10 and Warhammer II for under £14! The DLCs are also on sale by an...

 

Gaming Today Top 8 Most Terrifying Games this Halloween Night

Ah, Halloween, the scariest holiday of the year, and an excuse to crack out some of your best cosplay creations to overly impress your friends who only bothered to slap a bit of white foundation on their face and call themselves a zombie. But given it's a Wednesday, and you may not be out partying tonight, why not settle down with a few scary games instead?...

 

Gaming Today Metro 2033 is free to keep for the next 24 hours!

News just in, the original release of Metro 2033 has just been made free for the next 24 hours on the Steam platform, and as long as you download it within that timeframe, it's yours to keep for life.It's a pretty decent way to celebrate Halloween, and there's not too many occasions where games as epic as this one are given away for free, so make sure you lo...

 

Gaming Today BattleZone: Combat Commander Free Multiplayer Weekend

The real-time strategy/first-person action game hybrid BattleZone: Combat Commander, which builds upon the legacy of the 1998 game BattleZone, will have its multiplayer portion free to play until Monday, July 30th at 10 AM PDT. To access it, simply install the game through the Steam client or GOG Galaxy (not supported on the GOG offline installers due to the...

 

Gaming Today Overwatch will be free to play next weekend!

Blizzard is giving you another opportunity to try Overwatch for free next weekend, as it goes free to play between July 26th and July 30th!During the five free days, players will be able to access all 28 of the games characters, including Wrecking Ball, as well as 18 maps, with all game mods including custom game, arcade mode and quick play. All the usual fe...

 

Gaming Today Ultimate Custom Night: The New, Free, FNaF Game

Scott Cawthon is infamous for releasing new Five Nights at Freddy’s games at an extremely quick rate, but despite something of a misfire with FNaF World, the majority of these games have brought the same high quality, compelling horror. I discovered Five Nights at Freddy’s after watching a series on YouTube by Markiplier, and the sheer tension and anxiety c...

 

Gaming Today Overwatch is Free to Play all weekend

Overwatch, the popular team-based First Person Shooter that was all the rage before these things called 'Battle Royale' games came along, is free to play all this bank holiday weekend, so if you haven't yet had a chance to try it, now is the perfect chance.It comes about as the game celebrated it's second birthday this past week, and as well as being free to...

 

Gaming Today Fallout 4 is FREE to try on Steam, then buy for 67% OFF!

If you're one of the few remaining people never to have played Fallout 4, well, now is a good time to get hooked, as the game is currently completely free to play on the Steam platform this weekend, after which you can buy for a nice discount! So what are you waiting for? Despite the popularity of the game, the one thing that has failed to come down is the...

 

Gaming Today Alan Wake Going To Sleep - Blowout Deals!

Remedy Entertainment's horror franchise, Alan Wake, has run into a bit of a horror of its own. An age old issue that has begun to plague games as of late - expiring licenses. The developers have lost a number of licenses to the songs included in the game, ranging from Roy Orbison's "Sandman", to David Bowie's "Space Oddity". As a result, the game is now bein...

 

Gaming Today [EXPIRED] Free Alert - Mass Effect 2

It's time for another free alert! You know, where we inform you of a deal so good that it's actually free? Yeah, that. This time around, it concerns none other than... Mass Effect 2! You're probably already well aware of EA's "On The House" program. If not, let me summarise it; every few weeks to months, EA picks a game from their vast catalogue of publishe...

 

Gaming Today [EXPIRED] Free Alert - Assassin's Creed III

Here at FilesNation, we pride ourselves on the diligent reporting of modding news. But we also do, once in a while, report on non-gaming news, such as when a game goes free to play. Like right now. This is a time limited offer by Ubisoft, and it's quite a good one, at that. With Ubisoft turning thirty this year, they've been doing give-aways nearly monthly....

 

Gaming Today Paradox Publisher Weekend on Steam - Our Top 8 Picks

Heads up, there’s a Steam sale! Game publisher Paradox Interactive, known for games such as Europa Universalis IV and Cities Skylines have many games on sale at the moment, with some titles having as much as 80% off. Given our intense focus on mods, it’s only fair to mention that most of the flagship franchises of Paradox’s games are moddable, AND available...

 

Gaming Today From Our Forums - Paradox publishes sales milestone, gives away DLC to celebrate

Swedish publisher Paradox Interactive, known for their Hearts of Iron, Magicka, and Crusader Kings series, published the sales numbers for their most recent titles earlier today. The numbers are coming after Paradox asked SteamSpy to pull their sales numbers, as they were not "representative" of the actual sales. Hearts of Iron IV, the fourth entry in the W...