Active duty military and veterans can grab dozens of Steam games for free right now through OSD’s Games to Grunts program, an initiative centered around providing military members with digital games free of charge. The current crop of games includes SoulCalibur VI and Tekken 7, the most recent entries in the pair of long-running fighting game franchises.
To secure codes for the free games, you’ll need to register for a Games to Grunts account using your military ID. Note that some games are already selling out, so don’t wait too long to claim your freebies.
In GameSpot’s Tekken 7 review, the game earned an 8/10, with reviewer Peter Brown praising its deep fighting mechanics, well-balanced tone, and memorable moments that callback to the series’ rich history. Likewise, our SoulCalibur VI review scored that game an 8/10–critic Tamoor Hussain noted its excellent single-player campaign and intuitive mechanics.
Along with Tekken 7 and SoulCalibur VI, active duty military and veterans have a score of indie games to choose from. Here are a handful of standouts from indie developers and publishers like TinyBuild and Meridian4:
- No Time to Explain Remastered
- Party Hard
- Rhiannon: Curse of the Four Branches
- The Silent Age
It’s worth keeping an eye on Games to Grunts if you’re a veteran or currently serving in the military. Earlier this year, Games to Grunts offered a free two-year subscription to Xbox Game Pass and a free 12-month subscription to Xbox Live Gold.