PC gamers can get their hands on a free Resident Evil-style horror game, but they need to act fast

PC gamers who need a horror game to play have limited time to claim a Resident Evil-style game for absolutely free.

PC players can get it Resident Evilhorror style game Daymare: 1998 completely free, but they have a limited time to claim it for their digital libraries. Various digital storefronts are giving away free games, so PC gamers who managed to claim them all should have collected a ton of free games to play in the new year. Epic Games Store’s free-to-play mystery games have gotten the most attention, but digital storefront GOG also offers free games.


GOG has been getting free games in an effort to promote its winter sale, which is not unlike what the Epic Games Store did. PC players can visit the GOG website or launch the GOG Galaxy Launcher to claim their free games. Daymare: 1998 is the current GOG free game and is available for another 46 hours as of this writing, meaning players will have until around Monday, January 2, 2023 to claim it.

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For those unfamiliar with the game, Daymare: 1998 it is one Resident Evil-inspired indie horror game first released in 2019. Admittedly, Daymare: 1998 Reviews were mostly negative upon its release, but die-hard horror fans and those who enjoy Resident Evil games may still find some value with it. This is what the GOG giveaway means Daymare: 1998 it’s free anyway, so there’s no harm in claiming it, downloading it, and trying it out regardless of the negative reviews.

Daymare: 1998 looks like a Resident Evil game because the development team behind it was originally making one Resident Evil 2 fan remake. Capcom caught wind of the remake and just like that the company recently shut it down Resident Evil Code: Veronica fan remake, put an end to its development. The team then turned to creating a completely original IP separate from the Resident Evil brand, and the result was Daymare: 1998.

It seems the developers hope so Daymare: 1998 to become its own survival-horror franchise, as a prequel has been announced in the years since the original game’s release. Daymare: 1994 Sandcastle It was originally supposed to be released sometime in 2022, but its release date has clearly been pushed back. While survival-horror fans wait for more information on the prequel game, they can lay claim to the original Daymare via GOG for free and see if it’s up their alley or not.

Daymare: 1998 is now available for PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One and Xbox Series X.

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