Twitch Prime now offers free games to subscribers

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At the end of February, Amazon-owned Twitch announced that it would be giving more to its Prime subscribers, allowing members to vote for the indie title they wanted to receive each month with its Twitch Prime Indie Amplifier program. Twitch named the initiative 'Free Games with Prime'.

Twitch Prime debuted in September 2016, and is actually a part of Amazon Prime, which goes for $13 per month or $99 per year.

GAME PLAYING STREAMING SERVICE Twitch will hand out a handful of games via Prime each month, likely in a bid to encourage more gamers to get into Twitch streaming. The first two include first-person shooter Superhot and supernatural mystery graphic adventure game Oxenfree. These titles will be available to claim until March 31. That's a small difference with Microsoft's Games with Gold program, as Xbox One Games with Gold titles can't be played without an active subscription.

Previous freebies given away by Twitch have requires users to download the Twitch desktop application, however the platform hasn't revealed how it will be distributing its games just yet. They've offered free stuff and other similar perks in the past, but now they're really doubling down.

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Amazon Prime subscribers who take advantage of Twitch Prime will also be able to download a new collection of games starting in April: Tales from the Borderlands, SteamWorld Dig 2, Kingsway, Tokyo 42, and Dubwars. For Twitch Prime users, this looks like a lot of new value to your membership.

Basically, each month there will be a selection of free PC games.

The program was launched as a response to the success of to the Twitch Prime Indie Amplifier. Oxenfree is a moody adventure game, Superhot is a stylish FPS with a cool gimick. So either you are subscribed to Twitch Prime, or Amazon Prime, you are entitled to this offer.

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