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We Won't Have to Buy Previous Hitmans Again, Hitman 3 Devs Assure

Milosz Szubert, 18 January 2021, 16:12

IO Interactive has issued a statement assuring that it is trying to solve the problem associated with the inability to transfer locations from the previous installments to Hitman 3. The work should be completed in the next few weeks.

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Servers are Under Siege

Bart Swiatek, 18 January 2021, 13:43

Thanks to the free copies reclaimed by numerous players on Epic Games Store, the shooter Star Wars: Battlefront 2 experiences a true renaissance. The activity increase on the servers is so great that the network infrastructure can't cope.

Hitman 3 Launches to Controversy

Paul Musiolik, 17 January 2021, 21:41

Those who purchase Hitman 3 on PC will not benefit from the option to transfer the locations from the previous installment for free. If they want to play on maps from Hitman 2, they will have to buy the game again.

Star Wars Battlefront 2 for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 14 January 2021, 17:31

Starting today, you can get Star Wars: Battlefront II in Celebration Edition for free on Epic Games Store. You can pick up the game until next Thursday.

Ubisoft Enrages Steam Community by Posting Threads About Epic Games Store Title

Karol Laska , 12 January 2021, 20:49

Ubisoft shot itself in the knee at the very beginning of the year. The blame for this state of affairs lies with one of the posts about Tom Clancy's The Division 2. The problem is that it was shared on Steam, which does not offer the aforementioned game.

Epic Games Wants to Move to a Mall

Szarmancki, 04 January 2021, 21:16

The latest acquisition of Epic Games, Cary Towne Center, a shopping mall in the city of Cary, North Carolina, will be transformed into the developer's new HQ.

Jurassic World Evolution for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 31 December 2020, 17:52

Epic Games Store gives away its last free game this year - Jurassic World Evolution. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Epic Games Store Hotfix Repairs Error With Excessive Data Traffic

Jacob Blazewicz, 31 December 2020, 15:58

Sergei Galyonkin announced the release of hotfix 11.0.2 for Epic Games Store client, which fixes a bug that is responsible for sending out excessive amounts of data and significant CPU load. While it's not a complete solution, it clearly improves the situation.

Torchlight 2 for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 30 December 2020, 19:06

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Torchlight 2. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Solitairica for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 29 December 2020, 19:58

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store - Solitairica. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Stranded Deep for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 28 December 2020, 22:06

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Stranded Deep. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Epic Games Store Launcher Sends Out Suspiciously Large Amounts of Data

Bart Swiatek, 28 December 2020, 13:11

Reports that have emerged online suggest that Epic Games Store's digital client is sending out very large amounts of data somewhere - even over 514 KB per hour. One user also claims that the app's behavior negatively affects his Ryzen 7 5800X.

Night in the Woods for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 27 December 2020, 20:21

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Night in the Woods. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

My Time at Portia For Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 26 December 2020, 20:29

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time we are offered My Time at Portia. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Darkest Dungeon for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 25 December 2020, 21:58

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time we are offered Darkest Dungeon. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Inside for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 24 December 2020, 19:12

Another free title has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Inside. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Tropico 5 for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 23 December 2020, 19:53

Another free game appeared on Epic Games Store. Today, we can get Tropico 5. The game can be picked up until tomorrow.

Metro 2033 Redux for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 22 December 2020, 17:12

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Metro 2033 Redux. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Alien: Isolation for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 21 December 2020, 18:29

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's Alien: Isolation. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Defense Grid: The Awakening for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 20 December 2020, 17:56

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. Today it's Defense Grid: The Awakening. The game can be picked up until tomorrow.

The Long Dark for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 19 December 2020, 18:51

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time it's The Long Dark. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 18 December 2020, 19:01

Another free game has appeared on Epic Games Store. This time we get Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty. You can pick up the game until tomorrow.

Cities: Skylines for Free on Epic Games Store

Agnes Adamus, 17 December 2020, 21:38

Another free game is given away on Epic Games Store. This time we can get the classic city builder Cities: Skylines. You can pick up the game till tomorrow.

Epic Games Store's Two-week Giveaway Begins Today; Possible List Leaked

Adrian Werner, 17 December 2020, 10:29

Today, a Holiday special offer will be launched at Epic Games Store, where a full version of different game will be distributed daily for the next two weeks. Rumors about games that will be offered appeared from some time, but a list that eventually surfaced seems a little out of touch with reality.

15 Free Games During Epic Games Store's Christmas Sale

Szarmancki, 10 December 2020, 23:16

It looks like Epic Games wants to enter this year's Christmas with a bang. Soon, Epic Games Store will offer big discounts and two-weeks of free game marathon.

Pillars of Eternity and Tyranny for Free in Epic Games Store Next Week

Bart Swiatek, 04 December 2020, 19:00

Epic Games Store has announced that in a week's time players will be able to get free copies of Pillars of Eternity and Tyranny on this platform.

Darkest Dungeon 2 Early Access Only in Epic Games Store

Jacob Blazewicz, 21 October 2020, 21:28

Red Hook Studios revealed the early access launch date of Darkest Dungeon II. The title will launch in Epic Games Store next year.

Rocket League Launches as Free-to-Play

Adrian Werner, 24 September 2020, 10:33

Rocket League has switched to free-to-play and left Steam. The creators have prepared a $10 voucher for those who will add the game to their library in Epic Games Store.

Footbal Manager 2021 Will Launch on Steam Despite FM2020's Success on EGS

Adrian Werner, 20 September 2020, 20:52

Epic Games Store's giveaway of Football Manager 2020 has been a great success. The devs praise the results, but assure that it doesn't mean the FM2021 won't go to Steam.

Rocket League F2P Launch Date; Get Free $10 Voucher

Michael Kulakowski, 15 September 2020, 20:33

We've learned the exact release date of the free to play version of Rocket League. The developers, in cooperation with Epic Games Store, have also prepared a special promotion for those who will add a title to their library on this platform. Players will receiv 10$ vouchers to use in the store.

Rebel Galaxy Outlaw Goes to Steam, End of Epic's Exclusivity

Adrian Werner, 02 September 2020, 14:04

The devs of Rebel Galaxy Outlaw informed that the game will soon cease to be an exclusive Epic Games Store title. Double Damage Games revealed the release date on Steam and consoles.

Remnant: From the Ashes - Over 10 Million Copies Moved

Frozen, 22 August 2020, 14:31

Perfect World Entertainment announced that more than 10 million users of Epic Games Store have received Remnant: From the Ashes during the free week.

Hitman 3 Launch Exclusively on EGS; Store Will Give Away First Part

Karol Laska , 20 August 2020, 21:29

Hitman 3 on PC will be available only on Epic Games Store for the first 12 months. The store will also give away the first part of the game for free as part of its weekly special offer.

Total War Saga Troy - 7.5 Million Users Acquired the Game for Free

Frozen, 15 August 2020, 18:14

7.5 million Epic Games Store users have added A Total War Saga: Troy, the latest installment of the popular strategy game series from Creative Assembly, to their accounts during the giveaway lasting 24 hours after its launch.

A Total War Saga Troy Giveaway - Million Downloads Within an Hour

Bart Woldanski, 13 August 2020, 19:57

Creative Assembly revealed that one million free copies of Total War: Troy have been distributed on Epic Games Store in the first hour. The game will be available for free for less than 20 hours from now.

Remnant: From the Ashes for Free on Epic Games Store

Milosz Szubert, 13 August 2020, 13:06

As announced, the next games that will be available for free on Epic Games Store will be Remnant: From the Ashes and both installments of the Alto series. The offer will start today at 8 AM PT.

A Total War Saga Troy Launches; Available for Free in EGS

Bart Swiatek, 13 August 2020, 12:01

Today marks the release of A Total War Saga: Troy - another instalment of the well-known strategy game series from the British studio Creative Assembly. The game will debut on Epic Games Store and will be available for free for the first 24 hours.

Epic Games has Doubled its Value Over the Last Two Years

Karol Laska , 06 August 2020, 20:56

Epic Games, the devs of Fortnite and creators of Unreal Engine, has already reached a value of $17 billion, which is a significant increase compared to last years.

Free GTA 5 Increased Game's Sales

Bart Swiatek, 04 August 2020, 13:54

Data from Take-Two Interactive's financial report indicate that after the giveaway of Grand Theft Auto V on Epic Games Store, sales of the game have increased. According to the company's CEO Strauss Zelnick, this is related to „increased audience”.

Epic Games Store Adds First Achievements

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 July 2020, 12:16

Epic Games announced the launch of game achievements on Epic Games Store. This applies only to certain games, and the system will be further improved.

CEO of Epic Games: Digital Ownership Should be a Universal Notion

DS, 22 July 2020, 15:08

Tim Sweeney, owner of Epic Games, shared his thoughts on digital ownership on Twitter. According to him, they should be universal and accessible to all platforms and stores.

Rocket League Goes F2P but Disappears From Steam

Bart Swiatek, 22 July 2020, 13:02

The popular online game Rocket League will switch to free-to-play model this summer and will cease to be available on Steam. The game will also receive a progression system that will be transferrable between different devices and PC clients.

Satisfactory - Sales Results on Steam and Epic Games Store

Frozen, 04 July 2020, 22:43

A representative of Coffee Stain Studios revealed exactly how many people bought Satisfactory on Steam and how many on Epic Games store (where it was a temporary exclusive).

Epic Games Store Offers New Free Game Today; Conan Exiles Pulled From Offer

Milosz Szubert, 02 July 2020, 13:20

Today at 8 AM PT, another title will be available for free on Epic Games Store - Hue, an arcade game with puzzle elements. Unfortunately, Conan Exiles has been withdrawn from the offer.

Stranger Things for Free on Epic Games Store

Milosz Szubert, 26 June 2020, 13:50

You can get two more games for free on Epic Games Store: Stranger Things 3: The Game, based on the hit TV series, and the action adventure game AER: Memories of Old. Both items can be added to our accounts for free until July 2.

Free Games Work - Epic Games Store is Becoming Increasingly Popular

DS, 24 June 2020, 13:48

The creators of Epic Games Store boasted some stats, from which we learned that the last period was a record one for the store in terms of user interest. But how does it compare to its biggest competitor, Valve's Steam?

Minecraft Dungeons Becomes May's Biggest Debut

Adrian Werner, 23 June 2020, 11:22

Minecraft Dungeons proved to be the best digital debut of May. In addition, Epic Games Store's giveaways of GTA 5 and Civilization 6 were great successes, with both games recording not only a large increase in user numbers but also in revenue.

The Escapists 2 and Pathway for Free on Epic Games Store

Bart Woldanski, 18 June 2020, 13:28

Starting today, we will be able to get The Escapists 2 and Pathway for free on Epic Games Store, which will replace the still available ARK: Survival Evolved and Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection.

Kena: Bridge of Spirits - Hardware Specs for the Charming PC / PS5 Game

Paul Wozniak, 12 June 2020, 20:36

We learned that the debut work of Ember Lab, announced on yesterday's PS5 show, will also launch on PS4 and PC. By the way, we got to know the game's hardware requirements.

ARK: Survival Evolved for Free on Epic Games Store

Adrian Werner, 11 June 2020, 11:53

Another set of free games will be available this afternoon on Epic Games Store. This time we will receive ARK: Survival Evolved and Samurai Shodown NeoGeo Collection.