Posted Thu Jun 19, 2014 at 07:10 PM PDT by Brian Hoss
All part of Origin Game Time announcement.
Electronic Arts has just introduced Origin Time. Origin Time allows players to play games on Origin (PC) for free. EA will give out time on specific games, and players can play those games for free until their time is exhausted. Time is kept in a Game Time clock. To kick off this new apsect of Origin, EA is letting players play 'Titanfall' on their PC for free this weekend. Because this free promo uses the Game Clock, the moment a user starts playing this weekend, it starts a 48 hour clock htat continues even if the user stops playing. On the plus side, progress is carried over if the user decides to continue playing and purchases the game.
From Electronic Arts:
It’s Game Time! This is a brand new program on Origin: it’s free time with full games. Origin Game Time isn’t a demo, it’s the full game playable for free for as long as there’s time on your Game Time clock. And we’re kicking off Origin Game Time with a truly massive experience: Titanfall on PC.
This weekend you’ll be able to download Titanfall and play for free for two days straight. We’re launching Origin Game Time for Titanfall across the world over the next several hours, so if you don’t see it available yet in your territory, you will soon. Origin Game Time games will appear on our Free Games page when they’re available to download.
Haven’t felt the thrill of dropping an 18-foot tall metallic beast on your opponent? What about the rush of leaping from wall to wall through the war-torn alleyways of a devastated compound? This is your chance to really see for yourself what Titanfall is all about. Play it for yourself. It won’t cost you a thing.
For Titanfall you’re getting 48 full hours of Pilot/Titan action. It’s the entire game. The Origin Game Time clock begins the moment you start the game for the first time, and ticks down in realtime. Whether you’re fighting your friends or taking a break, the Game Time clock will continue to run.
Love the game after playing during Origin Game Time and want to continue? Your Titanfall progress is saved and you can pick up right where you left off if you purchase Titanfall.
If you already own Titanfall, this weekend is a great time to get back into the game. Origin Game Time will bring new Pilots into the fight – help your teammates or swoop in for some easy points.
Titanfall is only the beginning for Game Time and there’s more on the way. Each Game Time will be unique: different game, different time on the Game Time clock.
Source: Electronic Arts
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