OnLive is pressing the
advantage gained by its well-received Batman: Arkham City demo, with
a Thanksgiving weekend promotion offering free streaming rentals of
selected titles and $1 games for new members. Until Nov 28, Red
Faction: Armageddon and Homefront are available for free 5-day rental
as part of OnLive's Frag Feast. The promo also offers game discounts
for new and existing members alike.
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Besides new members being
able to unlock their first full game for $1, OnLive is highlighting
daily deals on its Facebook page. Today's bargain is 75% off Just
Cause 2, bringing the full game down to $5. The Frag Feast's free and
cheap titles last until Nov 28, and are available only within the contiguous United States or the United Kingdom, where OnLive's just
launched. UK players envying your trans-Atlantic cousins' orgy of
poultry and gratitude, you finally have a pre-Christmas celebration
to feel a part of. Be thankful for that.