Ubisoft is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and has been giving away one game a month for the past two months. And it will do so until December. So, without further ado, Rayman Origins is the Free game of this month.
Rayman Origins is the fourth game in the classic side-scrolling platformer,series, and was originally launched in 2011 for various consoles. It wasn't until March 2012, that the game was released for Windows.
Though the game’s main feature is a singleplayer mode, Rayman Origins supports 4 player local co-op multiplayer too.
Rayman Origins Minimum System Requirements:
- Supported OS : Windows XP (SP3) / Windows Vista (SP2) / Windows 7 (SP1)
- Processor: 3 GHz Intel Pentium 4 or 1.8 GHz AMD Athlon64 3000+
- RAM: 1 GB Windows XP / 2 GB Windows Vista - Windows 7
- Video Card: 128 MB DirectX 9.0-compliant card with Shader Model 2.0 or higher
- Sound Card: DirectX 9.0-compliant sound card
- DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c or higher
- DVD-ROM: 4x DVD-ROM drive
- Hard Drive Space: 2.5 GB
- Peripherals Supported: Windows-compatible keyboard, mouse, optional controller (Xbox 360® Controller for Windows recommended)
Rayman Origins Recommended System Requirements:
- Processor: 2 GHz Intel Core2 Duo E4400 or 2 GHz AMD Athlon64 X2 3800+ or better
- RAM: 2 GB Windows XP / 4 GB Windows Vista, Windows 7
- Video Card: 256 MB DirectX 9.0-compliant card with Shader Model 3.0 or higher
Rayman Origins video trailer:
Rayman Origins normally costs €9.9 Euros, which is about $11 USD or 750 INR. But from August 17th until sometime next month, you will be able to get the game for free.
How to get Rayman Origins for free:
1. Download the Uplay game client from the official website.
2. Install it on your PC, and sign up for a free Ubisoft Club account. If you already have an account, simply login to it.
3. You should see a banner on the main page of the client, which promotes the game. Click on it and add the game to your Uplay library.
Rayman Origins will be available permanently on your account, and you can download and play it anytime you want.
We will update this article with screenshots when the game promo goes live.
The giveaway is now live, and you can get Rayman Origins for free. you should see something similar to the following image, when you visit the link posted above.
Click on the checkbox and then on the “Get the game now” button. This will add the game to your library.