Nordic Games is excited to announce that Steam will be hosting a free multiplayer weekend for Painkiller Hell & Damnation, starting today.
Players are in for a hellish treat when the trial starts at 6pm GMT this evening and runs until February 3rd at 9pm GMT. The multiplayer weekend is open to all, even those who have not yet purchased the game. Nordic Games will also reset the global leaderboards before the free weekend begins, giving players a warm-up phase until Friday 6pm GMT. The global top 3 in "Deathmatch" as of Sunday 9pm GMT will receive some exclusive painkiller prizes, details of which will be announced on Monday.
Throughout the weekend there will also be the added bonus for players to purchase the game at a specially discounted price of just £6.12 – a monstrous 66% off the original purchase price
“This is a great promotion that will give those who have not had a taste of Painkiller a good taste of all the fast paced gory action,” said Thomas Reisinger, Key Account Manager Online Sales at Nordic Games. “Demon slayers can slash their way through to a great discount that is great value for money.”
The multiplayer weekend will allow players to jump in and experience all the multiplayer action from the main game including Deathmatch, Team Deathmatch, Capture the Flag and Survival. Weekend bargain hunters will also be able to experience the entire first chapter of the single player campaign.
Painkiller Hell & Damnation was released for PC on October 31st2012. The campaign features an all-action crusade that can be played in single player mode and co-operative mode across four chapters, and several multiplayer-modes. A vast array of demons and fiends will be encountered along the way.
The free multiplayer weekend begins at 6pm GMT today and ends at 9pm GMT on Sunday 3rd of February.