Alastair John Jack's wonderful NES-style platformer Arvoesine, originally released for Windows a year ago on Windows for $5, is now available for free! So, if you never bought the game because it looked too short (you can run through its five stages in less than ten minutes), here you go.

It really is a charming little thing, having you play as a Roman Soldier travelling to different times/locales to fight Vikings, Ancient Egyptians, Pirates, and a god or two to rescue your girl. Arvoesine also features an awesome chiptune soundtrack from Ben Pettengill. Play this game!

[Via IndieGames.com]