EGS Free Games Explore New Worlds, While GoG Celebrates Bastille Day With Some Giveaways
Happy almost weekend, gang. It's Thursday, and you know what that means. It's time to snag some free games from the EGS. This week, both of the offerings on EGS will take you to new worlds. The first, Obduction, is a sci-fi adventure from the creators of Myst. You've been abducted and find yourself on a strange planet with oddly Earth-like structures. The only option is to explore this new world, uncover its secrets, and perhaps make it back home.
EGS's second free offering is Mohawk Games and Stardock Entertainment's Mars colony-building RTS Offworld Trading Company. Head to Mars and build your corporate empire. Gather the right resources, create and sell goods, and outdo the competition, because that's the only way to win.
Together, both games' normal prices total $60 -- $30 for the entirety of Obduction and $30 for Offworld's base game, but be prepared to throw down a good bit of cash for Offworld's DLC is you decide you really like it.
On another front, GOG is celebrating Bastille Day by offering free copies of Syberia I & II. The games are chosen not only in honor of the holiday but also late comic book artist Benoît Sokal, whose stories the games are based on. There's also a whole "French Touch Sale" going on on GOG at the moment.
About the Author
QuintLyn is a long-time lover of all things video game related will happily talk about them to anyone that will listen. She began writing about games for various hobby sites a little over ten years ago and has taken on various roles in the games community.
You May Enjoy
Kid-friendly Sci-fi MMO NEO 2045 Takes Flight From Early Access
Terraforming, game creation, and pet battles included at launch.By Jason Winter - 3 days ago
Open-Alpha Weekend Announced For "Nostalgic" MMO Genfanad
The game is a comedic take on MMO tropes.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 week ago
Happy 24th Birthday, Ultima Online!
The game’s two-dozen year mark is celebrated with its 111th patch.By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Amazon To Publish Co-op Title From New Developer Glowmade
Studio was founded by three former Lionhead employees.By Jason Winter - 3 days ago
Hardcore PvP MMO Mortal Online 2 Pushes Launch Date Back to January
Extra time will allow for implementation of housing and other content.By Jason Winter - 1 week ago
With The Cycle Moving To Closed Beta On The Revamp, Current Servers Will Close Soon
Most cosmetics will transfer to the revamped version, though!By Michael Byrne - 4 days ago