Champions Online free to play next weekend

By Patrick Garratt, Saturday, 24 October 2009 09:46 GMT


Cryptic’s Champions Online will be free to all next weekend as part of the MMO’s Blood Moon Hallowe’en event.

The promo will run from 10.00am October 30 until 10.00am November 2 (PST).

All our subscribers will be able to play the Blood Moon content starting October 27.

More info here. If you’re not already a sub you can sign up for an account there as well.

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