Image & Form Games are looking to release sequel SteamWorld Dig 2 later in September. But how about the original game? According to VG247, EA's Origin service now has the first SteamWorld Dig available for free, for a limited time.
SteamWorld Dig (not to be confused with spinoff SteamWorld Heist) puts players in control of Rusty the steam-powered mining robot. The idea is to dig underneath an old mining town to collect treasure, while warding off dangerous enemies, in a procedurally-generated Metroidvania adventure. Here's the trailer:
Those looking to try out SteamWorld Dig today can jump onto Origin and pick up the standard edition for no charge.