Time totally free video games from Epic Retailer once more, who launched two Halloween-themed titles for finish of October. You’ve till 5 November 2020 to obtain this week’s freebies: Blair Witch and Ghostbusters: The Video Recreation Remastered.
Final week, Epic Video games gave away Costume Quest 2, a turn-based action-adventure, in addition to Layers of Worry 2, a creepy first-person psychological indie horror recreation.
Free video games from Epic Video games Retailer — 29 Oct to five Nov
Halloween freebie: ‘Blair Witch’
Blair Witch – which was developed and printed by The Bloober Group – is a first-person horror recreation impressed by the cinematic lore portrayed in Blair Witch the film. Good for Halloween
The creepy tagline – Your darkest fears will awaken in these woods – is sufficient to ship chills down your backbone. The sport is about within the yr 1996, when a younger boy disappears within the Black Hills Forest, Maryland.
You play as Ellis, a former police officer with a troubled previous. What begins as an abnormal investigation quickly turns into an limitless nightmare as you confront your fears and the mysterious drive that haunts the woods.
Watch: ‘Blair Witch’ trailer
Be aware: This trailer might comprise content material inappropriate for youngsters.
TJ Hafer from IGN gave it 8.9 out of ten, describing Blair Witch as “a harrowing stroll within the woods that deserves a spot within the horror recreation pantheon alongside Amnesia, Silent Hill and the hyperlink”. Jeff Cork from Recreation Informer provides:
“Blair Witch does a great job of capturing the feeling of getting misplaced, one thing I actively attempt to keep away from”.
Halloween freebie: ‘Ghostbusters: Remastered’
Ghostbusters – developed by Saber Interactive and printed by Mad Canine Video games again in October 2019 – offers an genuine Ghostbusters expertise with distinctive gameplay.
The beloved and critically acclaimed Ghostbusters online game is again and remastered for the Epic Video games retailer!
Mad Canine Video games
Strap in your proton pack as soon as once more and be part of the Ghostbusters on the journey with the voice and likeness of the unique crew as you battle to avoid wasting New York.
Watch: ‘Ghostbusters Remastered‘ trailer
Be aware, this trailer accommodates a Teen ESRB ranking and accommodates parts of “fantasy violence, gentle blood, gentle language and gentle suggestive themes”.
Play by way of a novel storyline because the participant battles and captures ghosts – each well-loved and model new – all through New York.
Obtain each Blair Witch and Ghostbusters Remastered from Epic Video games Retailer earlier than 5 November 2020. We now have Wargame: Pink Dragon arising after that.
Earlier free video games from the Epic Retailer
‘Layers of Worry 2’
Layers of Worry 2 – developed by Bloober Group SA and printed by Gun Media again in Could 2019 – is a considerably creepy first-person psychological indie horror recreation.
The emphases is squarely positioned on exploration and the story, giving gamers management over a Hollywood actor “who heeds the decision of an enigmatic director to tackle the lead function in a movie shot aboard an ocean liner”.
‘Costume Quest 2’
Costume Quest 2 – which was developed by Double High-quality and printed by Majesco Leisure – is a turn-based action-adventure recreation with an OpenCritic Ranking of “Honest”, and High Critic Common of 71.
Matt Elliot from Video games Radar gave it 3.5 stars out of 5, describing it as “extra deal with than trick”. Elliott added that “some unlucky repetition means it’s greatest loved moderately, nevertheless it’s nonetheless vibrant, candy and barely addictive”.