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Post by Dan @ 01:11pm 25/10/12 | 8 Comments
Celebrating Halloween in cooperative undead slaughtering style, Valve has announced Left 4 Dead 2 will be free to download and play this weekend, commencing tomorrow.
To celebrate Halloween, we are unleashing L4D2 on the world. Starting this Thursday, the entire game will be free to play for the whole weekend. New players can begin pre-loading now. For long time players, it is time to welcome your new found friends and help them survive the zombie apocalypse.

For current players, we created a new achievement. Good Guy Nick - – “Plays games with free weekend players and helps them survive a campaign.” Who is a free weekend player? You’re going to have to talk to each other to find out or you could always let your friends know Left 4 Dead 2 is going to be free this weekend and have them join you. Spread the word! It’s the zombie apocalypse, bring friends.
Curious players that don't already own the game can start pre-loading from in anticipation with this link.

The promotion commences on October 5th PDT (exact time uncertain), and winds up on October 29th 10am PDT, which equates to a local Sydney start time sometime after 6pm AEDT Friday, and finishing at 4am AEDT Tuesday.

Buy now from Green Man Gaming for only GBP£15.99 (USD$19.99 on Steam)!
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Latest Comments
Posted 01:43pm 25/10/12
Haven't played in ages! Add me on steam _TiT_ im keen to have a game of this if anyone else is keen!!
Posted 07:06pm 25/10/12
I just reinstalled L4D2 last night, keen to play this weekend with the free weekend servers will be packed

Meddek is my name
I am also on the Ausgamers group.
Posted 07:17pm 25/10/12
oh man i missed this and i have a night off from the mrs tomorrow night. cant wait.
Posted 07:53pm 26/10/12
be nice If we weren't restricted to the low level violence version in AUS..
Posted 08:14pm 26/10/12
Man L4D is awesome. I would love an L4D3 if they fixed up a few of the niggle issues in the 4v4 mode.
Posted 08:35pm 26/10/12
be nice If we weren't restricted to the low level violence version in AUS..

this still work?
Posted 08:53pm 26/10/12
Actually having a L4D1 Lan this weekend which was organised months ago.

What perfect timing =]
Posted 09:29pm 26/10/12
Dan do we need to find ways to play this uncensored now that Aus has an R rating or is it just the game...?

Dan I'm burning through my Telstra/Bigpond quota atm with family who are coming over.. how can I make this DL unmetered?

last edited by koopz at 21:29:47 26/Oct/12
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