In a nutshell: If you’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to play Ubisoft’s Far Cry 6, now is the time. From now until August 7, the first-person shooter adventure is completely free to play on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Stadia and PC. The free weekend includes access to the full game, as well as additional crossover missions featuring Danny Trejo, Rambo and Stranger Things.

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Far Cry 6 released on October 7, 2021 after numerous delays due to the pandemic. Players battle enemy soldiers and wildlife in an attempt to overthrow El Presidente dictator Anton Castillo, played by Breaking Bad’s Giancarlo Esposito. The game received mixed reviews from critics, receiving a score of 73 on Metacritic.

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Far Cry 6 was discounted up to but this is the first time we know it was completely free. Even better, if you like it and want to purchase it after the free weekend ends, all your progress will be saved.

In addition, Ubisoft offers big sale go along with the promotion. For a limited time, you can get a 60 percent discount on Far Cry 6. With the discount, you’ll only pay $24 for the Standard Edition, $40 for the Gold Edition, and $48 for the Ultimate Edition. Unfortunately, the collector’s edition with a replica flamethrower is not included in the promotion.

Discounts of up to 50 percent are also available for those interested in the Season Pass and earlier DLCs that let you play as villains from previous games, including Vaas Montenegro from Far Cry 3, Pagan Min from Far Cry 4 and Far Cry 5 Joseph “Father” Sid.

Discounts vary by platform, so you can read Ubisoft’s post for full details. Also available through August 12 is Photo Mode content to win prizes, including AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT graphics cards, collector figures, Corsair headsets, and more.