The first Mount & Blade game is available for free on GOG for the next 48 hours

GOG has announced that the first Mount & Blade game is available for free for the next 48 hours. This basically means that PC gamers can get Mount & Blade for free until May 21st, 1 PM UTC. In addition, PC gamers can get the rest of the series for 75% off until May 21st, 10 PM UTC.

Here are the key features of Mount & Blade:

  • Free-form sandbox gameplay. Trade, serve, or even joust. Go anywhere, do anything in a world thriving with hundreds of locations.
  • Distinctive horseback combat. Mount up and attack your foes with swords, lances or arrows.
  • Highly advanced and intuitive sword-fighting system.
  • Be a lonesome adventurer, conniving merchant, or a commander of armies.
  • Interact with hundreds of characters; hire mercenaries to build a private army, accept quests to assassinate troublemakers, or boost your reputation by buying a round of beer at the local tavern.

Those interested can head over at GOG and acquire their free copy of Mount & Blade!