The Epic Games Store will continue to deliver free games every week throughout 2022
Epic Games gave away 89 free games throughout 2021
Published: 27th January 2022 | Source: Epic Games |
Epic Games will continue giving away free games in 2022
In the company's "Epic Games Store 2021 Year in Review" blog post, Epic Games confirmed that they plan to continue giving away free games on their PC storefront throughout 2021.
Like before, Epic Games plans to give away PC games on a weekly basis, allowing PC gamers to redeem free copies of at least 52 free games throughout 2022. In 2021, Epic Games gave away 89 free games in 2021 and valuing their free games at $2120. The company also confirmed that more than 765 million free games were claimed, highlighting the popularity of the company's free game promotions.
Epic Games has confirmed that they now have 192 million registered users on the Epic Games Store, representing an increase of 34 million over 2021. The company also confirmed that PC gamers spent 20% more in 2021 than they spent in 2020, with sales totalling $804 million.
Love it or hate it, the Epic Games Store has proven to be a success, and Epic Games plans to continue to expand their PC gaming storefront as 2022 progresses. Epic Games has confirmed that many of 2022's most anticipated PC games will be launching on the Epic Games Store, including Dying Light 2, STALKER 2, Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection, Saints Row, and Strangers of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin.
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