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Submitted by fusible 802d ago | rumor

THQ to giveaway Metro 2033 for free, according to its newest domain names

In October, THQ allowed customers to purchase the first-person shooter Metro 2033 for half-off for an entire week. Now, it looks like THQ may sweeten the deal on Metro 2033 by giving it away for free, as the release date for Metro: Last Light draws closer and closer. This week THQ appears to have privately registered several names hinting at the offer, like GetMetro2033free.com and FreeMetroGame.com. (Metro 2033, THQ, Xbox 360)

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Rabolisk  +   802d ago
They will probably make you fill out a long crappy survey before you get it for free
victoryscreeeeeech  +   802d ago
its still free.
RickHiggity  +   802d ago
Oh no!!!!! A few surveys for a free game :P
ATi_Elite  +   802d ago
Survey!!!!!!!!

Nooooooooooooooooooooooooo!!! !!

Those surveys SUCk major ball-sackage! I rather just buy the game than do a 70 minute survey only to find out that my age/race/sex/answer bracket is full and my answers dont count. (good thing I already own Metro2033)
porkChop  +   802d ago
Most likely will be free with every new purchase of Metro: Last Light.
BLAKHOODe  +   802d ago
Hopefully, to get it free, it's as simple as being a member of Playstation Plus.
bubblebeam  +   802d ago
That would be awesome. I hope Metro 2033 comes to PS3, as it was a truly wonderful game. I only played it this year, and thought it was very good. The atmosphere and story rival Bioshock's. Outstanding.
CandyCaptain  +   802d ago
It makes me wonder though, how many people are actually gonna bother with a sequel to which they never played the first. It's not like the first had a ton of publicity...
bubblebeam  +   802d ago
@Candy

Exactly. Trine and Trine 2 were awesome on PSN (think they were on PC too..), but Xbox 360 only got the 2nd, and like 2 people have downloaded it.

I think it should be standard practice by now to include prequels along side the sequel (Provided the platform is getting the sequel to a game that isn't available).

I just hope the gameplay is fixed. The only thing stopping Metro 2033 from being an absolute complete experience was the shoddy gameplay. I heard they fixed it in Last Light, so I can only hope.

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