Telltale is getting into the holiday spirit and is giving episode one of their magnificent The Walking Dead game away for free.

The first episode of our pick for game of the year, The Walking Dead ,is up for grabs on the Xbox Live Arcade Marketplace for free. It'll be up for grabs till after the new year, so even if you're away from your console during the holidays, our game of the year will still be waitng for you when you get home. Check out our  25 Best Video Games Of 2012 list and see where your favorite title of the year landed.

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