EA have announced “On The House” for Origin, their online games store. All you need to do is sign up and install Origin to avail this offer. Yes, that’s its! You could get the games for exactly $0.00
If this sounds too be too good to be true, then EA have answered some of most common questions to prove that sometimes the proverb just does not hold up everywhere!
About ‘On the House’
Free?! What’s the catch?
There’s no catch. Grab full games, expansions and more at absolutely no cost.Just make sure to act fast because On the House specials can appear and disappear at any time.
You mean a trial or demo, right?
Nope. You’re getting a full version of the real game — for free!
How long will I own the game?
Once you’ve claimed your game, it’s yours to keep!
Why is Origin doing this?
We’re gamers, too. We appreciate you making Origin your gaming home … and besides, who doesn’t like free stuff?
Currently they are offering Dead Space for free up till 8th of May. Dead Space was developed by Visceral Games and it is a highly acclaimed game with the perfect mix of sci-fi, horror and action. It reached the public in October 2008 and received very favorable reviews.The latest installment is “Dead Space 3” and if you are not aware of this series, then this is a good chance to get the game legally and for free. Who knows you might just buy Dead Space 2 and 3 via origin, after-all, that’s what EA want
Again, all you need is an origin account and install that software on your computer (if you can tolerate it) to get your free copy of the game. It remains to be seen which game would be offered next. Guess we will find out on 9th May.