The “hill of January” will be much easier with this diverse selection of free games, which you can try on your PC, PlayStation, Xbox and Switch. Show off your skill with the trigger, your fighting style or your ingenuity… and all without paying a penny.
The year 2022 has already begun, and you may be pulling your hair out over those post-Christmas holes or the dreaded exams. Calm down, because here comes Hobby Consoles to the rescue.
We know that you love playing video games, and if it’s free, all the better, right? well here’s one selection of FREE games that you can play in your PC, PlayStation, Xbox or Nintendo Switch.
We start, why not, with a game that it’s going viral on social networks. wordle this available in your PC or mobile browser, with the simple premise of guessing words made up of 5 letters. Here you can learn more details about the ”game of squares”.
And, of course, it is now possible to play PUBG: Battlegrounds completely free on PC and consoles. Brendan Greene’s Battle Royale has gone free to play, and you can download some free add-ons to celebrate.
FREE GAMES FOR PC
If you like to play on PC, one of the best options is Epic Games Store. Epic’s digital store offers big discounts, free games, trial versions and other exclusive content.
This week you can download for FREE Galactic Civilization III, a deep strategy game with numerous alien races, space diplomacy, interplanetary exploration and much more.
If you are not convinced by this game, don’t worry, because in the Epic Store you can download real hits like Rocket League or Genshin Impact, or the ever-winning Riot Games titles (League of Legends).
- Galactic Civilizations III on the Epic Store
- Rogue Company on Epic Store
- Genshin Impact on Epic Store
- Rocket League on Epic Store
- Dauntless on Epic Store
- League of Legends on the Epic Store
- Teamfight Tactics on Epic Store
- Valorant on Epic Store
- Neverwinter on Epic Store
- World of Warships on the Epic Store
- Core on Epic Store
- Warface on Epic Store
- Scavengers on Epic Store
- EVE Online on the Epic Store
A very good alternative is Steam, Valve’s PC gaming platform. You’ll find free trials, great deals and discounts, or a selection of free titles for your team.
On Steam you can get the multiplayer of halo-infinite, Valve classics like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive or dota 2, or even the just converted to free to play PUBG: Battlegrounds.
- Bouncy Goat Climb on Steam
- Meteor Volleyball on Steam
- You Will Not Remain on Steam
- Owlone in the Woods on Steam
- Startmove on Steam
- Engine Evolution 2021 on Steam
- Smart Factory Tycoon on Steam
- Halo Infinite on Steam
- Dota 2 on Steam
- PUBG: Battlegrounds on Steam
- Apex Legends on Steam
- Counter-Strike: Global Offensive on Steam
- Warframe on Steam
FREE GAMES FOR PS4 & PS5
if you have one PlayStation, we recommend that you try the free PS Plus January 2022 games to PS5 and PS4: Persona 5 Strikers, Dirt 5, Deep Rock Galactic, The Persistence, The Walking Dead Saints & Sinners Y until you fall.
Users of a PS5 can give a cane to PS Plus Collection games. If you are subscribed to PS Plus, you will get great jewels from the PS4 catalog such as God of War, Fallout 4 or Resident Evil 7.
We also do not forget PS Now, Sony service with which you can play Mortal Kombat 11, Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age and much more. Oh, and remember to enter the #YoSoyAloy contest.
Alternatively, from ps store can download free games What eFootball 2022, Destiny 2, Fortnite Chapter 3, Matrix Awakens, Rec Room, Vigor, War Thunder, Enlisted, Super Animal Royale, Mega Zombie or H1Z1 Battle Royale.
FREE GAMES FOR XBOX SERIES X|S & XBOX ONE
Do you have an Xbox? In this case, the first thing we recommend is to try the free titles of Games with Gold January 2022. This weekend there is a particularity, and that is that you can play all 4 games, depending on the day.
If you access today or tomorrow, you can give cane to NeuroVoider (Xbox One) and Radiant Silvergun (Xbox 360). Starting on Sunday, you can continue playing NeuroVoider, and also Ground (One) Y Space Invaders Infinity Gene (Xbox 360).
Of course, Xbox Game Pass floods us with great games on our Xbox consoles again. You can play at no additional cost to Among Us, Halo Infinite, Forza Horizon 5, Mass Effect Legendary Edition, Back 4 Blood or Psychonauts 2.
As an alternative, from the Microsoft Store you can download free games such as the multiplayer of Halo Infinite, Inops, Roblox, COD Warzone, Asphalt 9 Legends, Hyper Scape, Too Human, Crackdown 1 & 2, Crossout or DC Universe Online.
FREE GAMES FOR NINTENDO SWITCH
If you have a Nintendo Switch, the first thing we recommend is to subscribe to Switch Online. Not only you can play online, but you can enjoy the catalog of NES, SNES, or even Mega Drive and Nintendo 64 with the Expansion Pack.
What does this imply? Well, enjoy great classics like Super Mario 64, Pokémon Snap, Zelda Ocarina of Time, Super Metroid or sonic the hedgehog 2 on your Nintendo Switch. A luxury.
Of course, from Nintendo eShop you can download many free games and demos. The best example is the demo Metroid Dread, our GOTY 2021, although pokemon unite does not lag behind.
Other highly recommended options are Super Kirby Clash, Knockout City, Ninjala, The Elder Scrolls: Blades, Fallout Shelter, World of Tanks Blitz, Sky: Children of the Light, Brawlhalla or Pokemon Cafe Remix.
As you can see, this weekend from January 14 to 16 you have a lot to play… Y nothing to pay. Take a little break from your studies / work and hit these titles on your PC or console, but be careful not to get hooked until a thousand.