For Honor: Standard Edition, Ubisoft's melee fighter that features samurai and knights and more is currently free on PC via Uplay. Available from June 11th to June 18th be sure to grab what is no doubt a fun, interesting, a visually impressive brawler. Naturally, the freebie news marks the announcement of a new expansion which is due on October 16.
Called Marching Fire it's being referred to as the biggest and most ambitious update to the game so far.
For Honor: Marching Fire, is a major update encompassing new heroes, new a PVP mode, unlimited PVE content and a comprehensive graphical update.
NEW HEROES FROM THE FAR EAST – Four warriors from the Wu Lin faction are traveling west after civil war, betrayal and personal tragedies strike close to home. The Jiang Jun, once a feared general, now uses his guandao to wreak havoc on the West. The Nuxia, a bodyguard betrayed by allies, uses her hook swords to slay anyone who stands in her way. The Shaolin, a warrior monk forced to watch his monastery burn, now spreads the gospel with his staff. The Tiandi once sat fourth in line for the throne but was consumed by madness and killed his brothers, ultimately leading to the defeat of his empire. Now, he atones by seeking out the wicked with his broadsword.
BREACH THE CASTLE – Attack and defend a castle in Breach, For Honor’s new strategic 4v4 PvP mode. Attackers must work together to storm the castle gates and kill the Lord of the castle, while defenders must either take down the battering ram or kill all attackers to protect the Lord.
UNLIMITED SINGLE PLAYER CONTENT – A new mode, yet to be revealed, offering unlimited single player and 2-person co-op PVE content.
GRAPHICALLY ENHANCED – Significant graphical enhancements bring you closer to the action than ever before.
For more on the core game, which again is currently free to own on PC, check out our full review.
For access to the free version of For Honor - head here.