For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Here are the instructions on how to enable JavaScript in your web browser.

Halloween GameSessions Giveaway offers free copy of Painkiller: Hell & Damnation

GameSessions, the company pioneering game giveaways and trials, today announces a new giveaway of Painkiller: Hell & Damnation for the Halloween season.

The GameSessions Giveaways service continues to deliver for users with its latest giveaway. To celebrate upcoming Halloween festivities, Painkiller: Hell & Damnation will be given away for free by the online games retailer. GameSessions works in collaboration with brand partners to deliver a great game to users, for free. The unique reach and engagement of GameSessions Giveaways allows partners to talk to gamers directly whilst gamers get to add a new game to their collection.

GameSessions will offer The Farm 51’s Painkiller: Hell & Damnation to download and play for free today (19th October 2017).

A modern remake of the original, Painkiller Hell & Damnation takes players on a visceral, explosive all-action shooter campaign to fight past hordes of demons and fiends. Evil has returned! Demonic powers are manifesting themselves as a myriad of dark creatures, fighting over the fates of imprisoned souls caught in Purgatory. Once again, it is up to Daniel Garner, in the ruthless position of being the Curse of Darkness to fight his way past hordes of demons. Painkiller Hell & Damnation is a fast-paced, thrilling modern remake of an all-action shooter Classic!

Sign up for Painkiller: Hell & Damnation now at

Ed French, CEO of GameSessions commented:

“GameSessions giveaways has gone from strength to strength since we launched the service earlier this year. One of the many great things about offering a service like GameSessions giveaways is that we can get behind the current festivities at any time of the year with an awesome game to set the mood, absolutely free.

With Halloween just around the corner, we’re offering the terrifying Painkiller: Hell & Damnation. A modern remake of a cult classic with positive steam reviews, Hell & Damnation is a fast-paced, exhilarating shooter that’s bound to give gamers a fright whilst they blast through the armies of hell with an arsenal of exotic weapons. We feel it’ll certainly get gamers into the spooky spirit, especially with the bonus Halloween level!

After downloading the game, users will be shown a short video about the GameSessions service. The video can be skipped after watching it for the first time.“

About GameSessions

GameSessions is a technology and digital services provider that enables players to try games for free before purchase, making the process of game discovery and in game purchase quick and easy. GameSessions’ technology is protected by a number of patents and patent applications and many publishers, large and small, have signed up to the service.

To help people find the best games for their computer, a PC performance test is conducted before the download of any game trial.

During any GameSessions trial, users can enjoy the full game for a limited time with the option to rent the game to play for longer or purchase a full copy directly in game for their Steam™ library.

The GameSessions storefront enjoys an ever growing roster of titles which are all available to try for free. With new games being added every month, there’s never been a better time to try what you like and buy what you love at

The GameSessions Giveaways service offers a PC game to users, free of charge. Previous GameSessions Giveaways include Ryse: Son of Rome, DiRT 3 and the charity giveaway Mechanic Escape.

About the Giveaway

Painkiller: Hell & Damnation will be available to download from for free from 17th October 2017 until 1st November 2017.

Users need to register with then download the game. After playing the game for 5 minutes, the game will be activated on their account and will be theirs to keep for free, forever on GameSessions.

To keep the free copy, users must activate their copy before the 1st November.

Users will be asked to watch a 20 second video about GameSessions before playing the game for the first time. The video is then skippable on future startups of the game.

Occasional in-game overlays will display roughly every hour. These overlays will include information on Painkiller: Hell & Damnation and other related information. Users also have the option to buy a Steam key for Painkiller: Hell & Damnation in game via these overlays.

About Painkiller: Hell & Damnation

A modern remake of the original, Painkiller Hell & Damnation takes players on a visceral, explosive all-action shooter campaign to fight past hordes of demons and fiends.

Developed by Polish studio The Farm 51 and powered by Epic’s world-renowned and highly-respected Unreal Engine 3, Painkiller Hell & Damnation recreates the sensations and hardcore gameplay of the original Painkiller, in stunning and painstakingly redrawn high definition.

Originally released in 2004, Painkiller won high praise and many accolades and fans for its fast and unique gameplay. Keeping true to the old-school FPS ideology, lightning-fast movement enables skilful players to get into the heart of the fast-paced gameplay, topped off with stunning enormo-boss fights requiring sneaky tactics.


Ed French, CEO

Paul Howes, Publisher Relations & Business Development

George Rule, Marketing