amazon prime day 2022

The dates for Amazon Prime Day 2022

have finally been introduced with the sales bonanza set for Tuesday, July 12, and Wednesday, July 13. Prime members have been given offers throughout the complete website to appear ahead, along with over 30 free games from triple-A to indie.

Amazon shared the Prime Day information in a blog post.

pronouncing that Prime Gaming participants can start downloading the eligible titles totally free from June 21 thru July 13. The smorgasbord of games includes the Mass Effect Legendary Edition, Need For Speed Heat, and a trio of Star Wars titles that is super if you`ve jumped on the Obi-Wan Kenobi bandwagon.

The post says that during Amazon Prime Day, members “can claim more than 30 free games.” It adds that in the run-up to Prime Day, from June 21 through July 13, “Prime members can start freeloading more than 25 indie games instantly.” 

So it sounds like the 25-plus indie titles available leading up to Amazon Prime Day aren’t included in the 30 ‘during Prime Day’ offerings. Here are some of the highlighted games available during Amazon Prime Day: 

  • GRID Legends
  • Mass Effect Legendary Edition
  • Need for Speed Heat
  • Star Wars Jedi Knight Jedi Academy
  • Star Wars Jedi Knight 2 Jedi Outcast
  • Star Wars Republic Commando

And here’s the list of indie games that includes some titles that have been released with Prime Gaming in the past, as well as some first-timers for the service:  

  • 10 Second Ninja X
  • 8Doors: Arum’s Afterlife Adventure
  • Addling Adventures
  • Bang Bang Racing
  • Clouds & Sheep 2
  • Death Squared
  • Fatal Fury Special
  • Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams
  • Gone Viral
  • HUE
  • Manual Samuel
  • Metal Slug 2
  • Metal Unit
  • Pumped BMX Pro
  • Puzzle of the Year — 10 Pack
  • Rain World
  • Road Trip 3 Pack
  • Samurai Shodown 2
  • Serial Cleaner
  • The Crow’s Eye
  • The Darkside Detective
  • The Darkside Detective: A Fumble in the Dark
  • The King of Fighters 2000
  • The King of Fighters 2002
  • The Metronomicon: Slay the Dance Floor

If you’re not an Amazon Prime member, you might want to consider signing up for Prime Day, especially if your wishlist has been growing. Don’t forget to take advantage of the Amazon Prime student discount if you fall into that category. And if you haven’t previously had a membership, you should definitely consider starting a free 30-day Prime trial.