The zany sim Theme Hospital is free through Origin

By Stephany Nunneley
20 January 2015 21:28 GMT

Theme Hospital is free through Origin, and if you have never played the Bullfrog Productions business sim, you are in for a treat.

Published by Electronic Arts in 1997, the game tasks the player with designing, maintaining and managing a hi-tech hospital with limited resources.

Like any game developed from one of Peter Molyneux’s studios (he consulted on this particular game), Theme Hospital has a bit of zaniness to it in the form of the Grim Reaper, which stalks the place.

The patients have a rather odd assortment of ailments and the staff has a mind of its own.

It’s a fun time, really.

Theme Hospital is free for a limited time and usually runs $4.99.

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