PC shooter fans jonesing for some old school WWII action need look no further than EA's Battlefield 1942, currently free on the publisher's Origin digital distribution platform.

EA's celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Battlefield series, not to mention the 17 million sales to this date accrued by Battlefield 3.

If your'e having trouble finding BF 1942, you might want to check in Origin's "demos" section, as some commenters reported it showing up there.

[via Joystiq]