Visceral's Dead Space, the first game in the believed-to-be-scrapped sci-fi horror franchise, is now free to download via Origin as part of EA's newly launched "On The House" promotion.
The game is normally priced £9.99.
"There's no catch," explains Origin. "Grab full games, expansions and more at absolutely no cost. Just make sure to act fast because On the House specials can appear and disappear at any time."
Why is EA doing this? "We're gamers, too," it says. "We appreciate you making Origin your gaming home ... and besides, who doesn't like free stuff?"