The Epic Games store is one of the main digital storefronts distributing video games. Apart from paid games, Epic Games also offers free games to download and play. In a new announcement, the company announced that it was still going to offer free games on the platform.
More free games are coming to the Epic Games Store
Epic Games just gave us a major update on how the company has grown over the past 1-2 years and what it plans for this year. The lengthy blog post tells us what games are coming to the platform and more exciting news.
When it comes to free games, the company says it gave out a ton of free games last year. There were 89 free games given away for free last year, which amounts to $2,120 worth of games given away. There were over 765 million free game downloads last year. Of the 89 games, 76 of them actually broke their concurrent user records.
In the blog post, Epic Games declared its commitment to offering free games. We can expect weekly free games on the store throughout the year.
What games are free now?
If the phrase “Free Games” has piqued your interest, you might want to consider using the Epic Games Store. There is a pretty good list of free games you can play. For starters, you have free games that cost nothing, for starters. This list includes Rocket League, Genshin Impact, Valorant, Fortnite, WarFrame, League of Legends, Magic The Gathering Arena and more.
When it comes to games offered for free, we have Daemon X Machina. This futuristic game has you piloting a giant armed robot. It usually costs $49.99, but it’s free at the moment. You have until February 3 to get it for free.
The next game to be free is called Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair. It is an adventure game with both 2D and 3D side-scrolling aspects. Currently, this game costs money (it normally costs $29.99, but it is reduced to $7.49), but it will become free from February 3.