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Free Game Alert! Claim 12 is Better Than 6 on Fanatical

Fancy an ultra-stylish top-down shooter? How about an ultra-stylish top-down shooter that’s absolutely free? You can grab 12 is Better Than 6 for the princely sum of zero right now, thanks to Fanatical.

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If you’ve not heard of 12 is Better than 6, you could describe it as Hotline Miami, but set in the wild west. It sports a beautiful art style that mimics biro sketches on paper, and it’s really effective. Particularly when you’re done with shooting your way through enemies, and your screen is also splattered with red.

This isn’t the longest game in the world: you’ll get through it in around six hours. But those six hours will be chock-full with top-down action. Whether you’re attacking foes with guns or getting up-close to attack them with something sharp and pointy, 12 is Better Than 6 keeps you constantly on your toes. Read more about the game here.

You’ve got until Tuesday 31st October to claim 12 is Better Than 6, so don’t miss out. Head over to Fanatical to get it now.

And if you’re in the market for more free games, Eternal Threads and The Evil Within are still free to keep on Epic Game Store until tomorrow afternoon.

Editor in chief // Kim's been into video games since playing Dizzy on her brother's Commodore 64 as a nipper. She'll give just about anything a go, but she's got a particular soft spot for indie adventures. If she's not gaming, she'll be building Lego, reading a thriller, watching something spooky or... asleep. She does love to sleep.