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Twitch Prime subscribers get 6 free games in May

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Each month, Twitch gives away a selection of games and in-game loot to Twitch Prime subscribers, and with May 1 upon us, a new round of freebies is now on the table. 

Six games are up for grabs this month:

All of them are free for the taking until June 1. Two other games, Yono and the Celestial Elephants and Old School Musical, are also free, but apparently aren't "new" for May. The Yono freebie ends on May 20, while Old School Musical wraps up on May 22.

The May loot selection includes cosmetics and content bundles for Borderlands 3, Legends of Runeterra, Destiny 2, Teamfight Tactics, Apex Legends, Fallout 76, Rainbow Six Siege, and several others. There's also still time to kit yourself out with the Doomicorn: The sexiest Doom skin of all time will remain available for Prime subscribers until May 21.

Twitch Prime is available as part of Amazon Prime, which means that along with all the game stuff you'll also get a free monthly Twitch channel subscription, exclusive Twitch emotes and chat badges, free shipping on eligible products from Amazon, and access to Prime Video, Prime Music, and all sorts of ebooks and digital magazines for your Kindle. It goes for $13 per month or $120 per year, with a free one-month trial, right here.

For more freebies, including some you don't need to subscribe to anything to get, be sure to check out our ongoing list of all the free games you can grab right now.

Andy has been gaming on PCs from the very beginning, starting as a youngster with text adventures and primitive action games on a cassette-based TRS80. From there he graduated to the glory days of Sierra Online adventures and Microprose sims, ran a local BBS, learned how to build PCs, and developed a longstanding love of RPGs, immersive sims, and shooters. He began writing videogame news in 2007 for The Escapist and somehow managed to avoid getting fired until 2014, when he joined the storied ranks of PC Gamer. He covers all aspects of the industry, from new game announcements and patch notes to legal disputes, Twitch beefs, esports, and Henry Cavill. Lots of Henry Cavill.