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F1 2020 is free to play on Xbox for a limited time

Published: 15:06, 21 August 2020
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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members will get to play F1 2020, Wreckfest and Overwatch: Origins Edition for free this weekend in Free Play Days on Xbox. The offer will run until Sunday, August 23, 2020.

Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members are set for a racing weekend with a bit of shooting on their Xbox consoles. Three popular titles will be free to play for a limited time for those who own the already mentioned subscriptions. 

Codemasters' critically acclaimed racing simulation F1 2020, exhilarating 6v6 combat and motor vehicle mania Wreckfest and hero shooter Overwatch are free to play from now until Sunday, August 23, at 11:59 PM PDT /  8:59 AM CET.

To download and install the games, go to and once you click on the game, you'll be sent to Microsoft Store, where you must sign in to see the option to install the game with your Xbox Live Gold membership. On consoles, simply click on the Gold member area on the home dashboard on your Xbox.

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All three games are also available at discounted prices during the free to play promotion. Overwatch Legendary Edition is 67 per cent off: $19,80, F1 2020 Seventy Edition is 30 per cent off: $41,99 while Wreckfest Standard Edition is 30 per cent off: $27,99. 

All in all, those are some pretty good offers if you're looking for some racing or shooting games this weekend. You can find more details about Free Play Days here.

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