Amazon Giving Away One of 2016’s Best Games for Free


On December 27th, Amazon Prime subscribers will get a lot of free games through Prime Gaming, which means there are a lot of free codes for PC games as Prime Gaming remains limited to PC and ignores that Nintendo Switch, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, There are Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X players. Like every month, many of these free games are fillers, but one of them stands out in particular.

If you haven’t already seen the list of new free games coming on December 27th, it is as follows: Metal Slug, Metal Slug X, Metal Slug 3, Real Bout Fatal Fury, The King of Fighters 2003, The Last Blade, The Last Blade 2, Twinkle Star Sprites, SNK 40th Anniversary Collectionand dishonored 2. Obviously, the notable game mentioned above is Dishonored 2, one of the best games of 2016 from developer Arkane Studios and publisher Bethesda.

“Play your way in a world where mysticism and industry collide. Choose to play as Empress Emily Kaldwin or as royal protector Corvo Attano,” reads an official blurb about the game. “Will you fight your way through the game unnoticed, take full advantage of the brutal combat system, or use a mix of the two? How will you combine your character’s unique powers, weapons, and gadgets to eliminate your enemies? The story responds to your choices, leading to intriguing outcomes as you play through each of the game’s handcrafted missions.”

An official synopsis of the story adds: “dishonored 2 takes place 15 years after the Lord Regent was defeated and the dreaded plague of rats entered history. An otherworldly usurper has usurped the throne from Empress Emily Kaldwin, leaving the fate of the islands hanging in the balance. As Emily or Corvo, journey beyond the legendary roads of Dunwall to Karnaca, the once dazzling seaside town that holds the keys to restoring Emily’s power. Armed with the Mark of the Outsider and powerful new abilities, seek out your enemies and take back what is rightfully yours.”

There’s no word on how long any of these games will be a free download for Prime subscribers, but typically the period lasts a month. And once downloaded, you can keep any game.