According to a blog post on the Hawken site Adhesive Games announced that its 3D multiplayer mech combat game Hawken will be made available for free on December 12, 2012. Developer Adhesive Games also announced that beta testing signups are now open.

There are no details on how the free-to-play model will work, but on their FAQ they mention that β€œthere will be in game purchases that will allow greater customization and more weapon variety.”

Hawken is a fast-paced 3D multiplayer FPS mech game that captures the feeling of piloting a heavy war machine.

Sign up for the beta over at PlayHawken.com

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  1. ThcMonkee on March 3, 2012

    F2P is starting to kick some serious amount of P2P a$$. Its obituary is already half written but one more game like this on the side of F2P and P2P will flatline.

  2. ZaneLear on February 10, 2012

    I am going to play this as soon as it comes out and or I get into the beta, this…. wow just… it’s the mech game I think everyone has been waiting for forever.

    This is probably going to be one of the best games out there, I can imagine the servers crashing due to over load, also I can imagine the names people will pick on here lol.

    • aririkadoto on February 26, 2012

      hey if anyone hears when beta testing is ready please post it, im already signeded up for it tho, u think they’ll e-mal me when its ready?

  3. Ahmed Sameh on February 10, 2012

    OMG the graphics r excellent and the gameplay looks exciting , cant wait πŸ˜€

  4. Edward Elric on February 10, 2012

    wow 4 member designer form vietnam πŸ™‚
    i like it

  5. Nox on February 10, 2012

    Whatever happened to Exteel?

  6. Ero-Shinigami on February 10, 2012

    WOOOOOOW really unexpected, I was looking foward for this one, ready to pay whatever it whould cost, and now that! Makes it even bettah!

  7. Bobibbles on February 10, 2012

    Unexpected but I’m excited

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