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Halo 5: Guardians is free to play this weekend for Gold users

Halo 5: Guardians is free to play this weekend for Gold users

In Halo 5, players play as both Master Chief and Locke and lead their teams through the game's story. But if you've still missed out, not to worry - you'll get the chance to test drive it for free all weekend long.

In another attempt to push Cortana as an AI voice assistant, Microsoft is offering a free weekend of Halo 5: Guardians on Xbox One to those with an Xbox Live Gold membership. During that time players will be able to download and play the whole game for free, including its huge campaign and online co-op mode.

This includes all the multiplayer DLC and the complete campaign mode as well as the 4K upgrade patch.

During the Free Halo 5: Guardians Weekend you'll be able to play all you want and decide if you want to grab the game to continue after Sunday, which comes with a 20% discount.

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The standard version is available here for the low price of $15.99; and the Digital Deluxe Edition is all yours here, going for $29.99.

Xbox is now in a huge need of some spotlight action.

Take advantage of the free weekend and we'll see you in the Warzone!

Halo 5: Guardians first released in October 2015 and was met with generally positive reviews.


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