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Epic Games Store Free Games: What’s the Free Game this Week? [July 2022]

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Throughout 2022, the Epic Games Store will continue to give away free games every week. No strings attached, completely free (except for the one tied to Epic’s storefront).

Even if these freebies aren’t something you plan to play anytime soon, it’s worth logging in and adding them to your library if you already own an Epic Games Store account. You can always check back here to see what is free right now, and what will be coming soon. You can also see the complete history of Epic’s giveaways.

Check out our list of the best free PC games, best browser games, and best free Steam games for games that are available every week.

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Next Week’s Free Games at the Epic Games Store

Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms (Already Free)

Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms is a Dungeons & Dragons strategy management game uniting characters from throughout the D&D multiverse into a grand adventure.

Free Period: July 14 – July 21, 11:00 AM

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap

Cursed into a half-human, half-lizard monstrosity by the Meka-Dragon, you are in search for a cure! The only way you can return to human form is to find the Salamander Cross, a magical item with the power to remove curses…

With each dragon slain, the curse intensifies, transforming you into different animals! Explore large, interconnected locations populated with grumpy monsters and exotic dragons!

Play as the game’s classic character, Hu-Man, or as his brand-new, long-awaited co-star Hu-Girl. You can also inhabit Lizard-Man, Mouse-Man, Piranha-Man, Lion-Man, and Hawk-Man, and use their unique abilities to uncover the land’s deepest secrets.

Enjoy 3 difficulty levels catering to players of all types, and switch from modern graphics and sound to 8-bit graphics/audio at any time — even during gameplay!

Free Period: July 14 – July 21, 11:00 AM

Current Free Games at the Epic Games Store

Ancient Enemy

Ancient Enemy is an RPG card battler set in a crumbling world where the forces of evil have already won. Blast distorted enemies with a satisfying range of spells and abilities. Journey into a scarred wilderness and defeat the deadliest foe of all!

Free Period: July 7 – July 14, 11:00 AM

Killing Floor 2

In KILLING FLOOR 2, players descend into continental Europe after it has been overrun by horrific, murderous clones called Zeds that were created by rogue elements of the Horzine Corporation. 6-player Co-Op & 12-player VS Zed-slaughtering mayhem.

Free Period: July 7 – July 14, 11:00 AM

Past Free Games in 2022

Iratus: Lord of the Dead

You play the role of Iratus, the titular necromancer, and fight for the forces dark in Iratus. Your necromancer can only create your soldiers from the bodies of their slain enemies.

Free Period: June 30 – July 07, 11:00 AM

Hood: Outlaws & Legends

Rebels and rogues fight to be remembered in a world where the state is unchecked and merciless. Rival gangs engage in daring heists against the wealthy to gain influence over oppressed populations. Two teams of four players will compete in heists to steal gold from the wealthy. They must work together in medieval environments surrounded by AI guards. You will use your unique skills and mystical talents to move in stealth and steal treasures undiscovered. Or you can dominate through brutal combat. Riches will be taken. Legends will rise again.

Free Period: June 30 – July 07, 11:00 AM

Geneforge 1 – Mutagen

Geneforge 1: Mutagen is an open-ended fantasy adventure set in a new, strange world. You are one the Shapers, wizards who have the incredible power to create life. You want a tool, trap, or army? It is possible to summon it into being. You can create powerful beasts and they will obey you. It’s usually true. You are now stranded on an island that is forbidden. It holds powerful secrets from your people. You are being attacked by invaders who want to steal your knowledge and control it. You can race them to find the amazing treasures that are hidden here. You can also take out the thieves. Oder join them.

Free Period: June 30 – July 07, 11:00 AM

Car Mechanic Simulator 2018

Create and expand your own repair service empire in this highly realistic simulation game where the attention to detail is astounding. Explore the Barn Find and Junkyard modules to find classic, unique cars.

Free Period: June 23 – June 30, 11:00 AM

A Game Of Thrones: The Board Game Digital Edition

A Game of Thrones: The Board Game Digital Edition is the digital adaptation of the top-selling strategy board game from Fantasy Flight Games.

Free Period: June 23 – June 30, 11:00 AM

Supraland

Supraland is a First-Person Metroidvania Puzzle game. The primary sources of inspiration for this game are Zelda, Metroid, and Portal. SUPRLAND is a game that assumes that you are intelligent and allows you to play independently. An overall goal is set, and then the story gives you the freedom to pursue this goal. This game is intended for experienced players, despite its child-friendly visuals. Playtime: ~12-25h

Free Period: June 9 – June 16, 11:00 AM

Maneater

Experience the ultimate power fantasy as the apex predator of the seas – a terrifying SHARK! Maneater is a single player, open world action RPG (ShaRkPG) where YOU are the shark. Eat! Explore! Evolve!

Starting as a small shark pup you are tasked with surviving the harsh world while eating your way up the ecosystem. To do this you will explore a large and varied open world encountering diverse enemies – both human and wildlife. Find the right resources and you can grow and evolve far beyond what nature intended, allowing the player to become a massive shark, an apex predator of legends. Eat. Explore. Evolve.

Free Period: June 9 – June 16, 11:00 AM

Wolfenstein: The New Order

Wolfenstein®: The New Order reignites the series that created the first-person shooter genre. Set against a backdrop of an alternate 1960s, discover an unfamiliar world ruled by a familiar enemy—one that has changed and twisted history as you know it.

Free Period: June 2 – June 9, 11:00 AM

Bioshock: The Collection

Relive your travels through the cities of Rapture and Columbia with this collection of the three core games from the massively popular Bioshock series. This collection includes the remastered versions of Bioshock and Bioshock 2, as well as the most recent installment of the series: Bioshock 3. Experience the extravagant stories of betrayal, control, and the dark side of psychologic and psychic power!

Free Period: May 26 – June 2, 11:00 AM

Borderlands 3

The original shooter-looter returns, packing bazillions of guns and a mayhem-fueled adventure! Blast through new worlds & enemies and save your home from the most ruthless cult leaders in the galaxy.

Free Period: May 19 – May 26, 11:00 AM

Prey

In Prey, you awaken aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong.

Free Period: May 12 – May 19, 11:00 AM

Jotun: Valhalla Edition

Jotun is a hand-drawn action-exploration game set in Norse mythology. In Jotun, you play Thora, a Viking warrior who died an inglorious death and must prove herself to the Gods to enter Valhalla. Impress the Gods!

Free Period: May 12 – May 19, 11:00 AM

Terraforming Mars

In Terraforming Mars, you control a corporation with a certain profile. Play project cards, build up production, place your cities and green areas on the map, and race for milestones and awards!

Free Period: May 05 – May 12, 11:00 AM

Paradigm

Paradigm is a surreal adventure game set in the strange and post apocalyptic Eastern European country of Krusz. Play as the handsome mutant, Paradigm, whose past comes back to haunt him in the form of a genetically engineered sloth that vomits candy.

Free Period: April 28 – May 05, 11:00 AM

Just Die Already

Just Die Already is an old people mayhem sandbox game created by the designers of Goat Simulator. You are old and angry and you’ve just been kicked out of your retirement home. How will you survive in a world that wants you to Just Die Already?

Free Period: April 28 – May 05, 11:00 AM

Amnesia: Rebirth

Amnesia: Rebirth, a new descent into darkness from the creators of the iconic Amnesia series. A harrowing journey through desolation and despair, exploring the limits of human resilience.

Free Period: April 21 – April 28, 11:00 AM

Riverbond

Riverbond is a fun and frantic couch co-op adventure game for 1 to 4 players set in a stunning voxel world. Embark on a heroic journey to complete missions, battle adorable enemies, and smash everything into tiny cubes!

Free Period: April 21 – April 28, 11:00 AM

Insurmountable

Insurmountable is a game that heavily relies on choice. You select the class of character that you want to use to scale a massive mountain. Dangers await you at every step, and you must keep your wits about you while braving the cold, excruciating path upward. One wrong choice could mean your doom, and one right choice could save your life. Seems simple enough, but there’s a hitch—with every death, the mountain changes!

Free Period: April 14 – April 21, 11:00 AM

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XCOM 2

XCOM is an isometric turn-based strategy game in which you must utilize the special traits and abilities of your team to take down an opposing alien force set on taking over the world. Then, in your downtime (on the ship), you must manage your resources and workforce appropriately to get ahead of the invaders and prevent them from taking over key locations. Think you can play the role of Commander and save the world from being overrun?

Free Period: April 14 – April 21, 11:00 AM

Rogue Legacy

In Rogue Legacy, you play as an entire lineage, full of characters that have traits, good and bad, of their previous generation. When one of your characters dies, you are given a choice between three characters to play as next, and each option might give you a huge advantage or disadvantage (or both) in the dungeon!

Free Period: April 7 – April 14, 11:00 AM

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

This game has been on the Epic Free Games list before! In The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, which focuses heavily on providing a detailed environment, you must investigate the mysterious disappearance of a child named Ethan Carter. As you progress, you must also uncover the nefarious and occult-themed plot of behind his disappearance and determine the true fate of his family.

Free Period: April 7 – April 14, 11:00 AM

Total War: WARHAMMER

In this turned-based action strategy game set in the official WARHAMMER universe, you must use your power of command to lead an entire army into battle, and (hopefully) come out the victor. Choose the race that best suits your playstyle, be it Humans, Vampires, Dwarfs, Goblins, or Orcs. Each race has its own unique benefits, and your task is to find the best strategy within them to conquer your foes!

Free Period: March 31 – April 7, 11:00 AM

City of Brass

City of Brass is an exciting first-person adventure game developed by some of the top developers in the Bioshock franchise. In it, you play as a thief equipped with a whip, a sword, and a cunning skill set you can use to trick, trap, or pummel your enemies into ash. Your goal: race against the clock to defeat your enemies, or meet your end when the time runs out.

Free Period: March 31 – April 7, 11:00 AM

Demon’s Tilt

TURBO CHARGED PINBALL IS BACK! Now with bigger sprites, more baddies, more secrets, and more bullets! Video Pinball meets SHMUP & Hack N’ Slash in Demon’s Tilt.

Free Period: February 24 – March 31, 11:00 AM

In Sound Mind

With frenetic puzzles, unique boss fights, and original music by The Living Tombstone, In Sound Mind is an imaginative first-person psychological horror game. Discover the inner workings of the one place you can’t seem to escape: your own mind.

Free Period: February 17 – March 24, 11:00 AM

Cities: Skylines

With Cities: Skylines, you can enjoy classic and modern aspects of management games on the CitySim platform. Manage your own city with your own governing powers so that you can cover a variety of situations, from natural disasters to everyday city-running problems.

Free Period: March 10 – March 17, 11:00 AM

Black Widow: Recharged

Defend your spider web from an onslaught of bugs in this frenetic revival of the cult classic twin-stick shooter, all while jamming to an infectious score by Megan McDuffee. Play solo or tag in a friend for local co-op across 30 challenges or the arcade mode.

Free Period: March 3 – March 10, 11:00 AM

Blast bugs and chase high scores in this glorious revival of an old-school classic, all while jamming to a heart-pounding original score by Megan McDuffee. Play solo or tag in a friend for local co-op across 30 unique challenges or the endless arcade mode.

Centipede: Recharged

Free Period: March 3 – March 10, 11:00 AM

Epic Slayer Kit

Take to the skies with this epic bundle of supplies. With 3 days of VIP club and a dash of currencies to accelerate your progress, you’ll be ready for anything!

Free Period: March 3 – March 10, 11:00 AM

Cris Tales

An indie love letter to classic JRPGs, Cris Tales is a very unique game in terms of storytelling and gameplay. As you play, you can view the past, act in the present, and see how your choices affect the future. With more than 20 hours of gameplay, you can change both the past and the future through hand-drawn animations.

Free Period: February 22 – March 3, 11:00 AM

Brothers – A Tale Of Two Sons

Starbreeze Studios presents Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons, an excellent 2013 adventure game. Josef Fares directed Brothers for the first time before going on to direct A Way Out and It Takes Two, two of the best games of 2021. It was Brothers – A Tale of Two Sons that sowed the seeds for these cooperative games. Even though it’s a single-player game, players control both brothers, mimicking co-op with a single-player control scheme. This is an interesting concept. The game boasts an engaging story, clever puzzles, and fun boss battles set in a captivating world.

Free Period: February 17 – February 22, 11:00 AM

Windbound

The Forbidden Islands are Calling, Unlock their Secrets Shipwrecked on an island, explore, adapt and navigate the land and perilous seas to stay alive.

Free Period: February 10 – February 17, 11:00 AM

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair

Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible Lair is a brand-new platform adventure from some of the key creative talent behind ‘Donkey Kong Country’. With their arch-nemesis Capital B up to no good the buddy duo needs to spring into action once again to save the day!

Free Period: February 3 – February 10, 11:00 AM

DAEMON X MACHINA

Pilot your fully customizable Arsenal mech and join your fellow mercenaries in defending humanity from the corrupted machines and gigantic robots in this post-apocalyptic action game!

Free Period: January 27 – February 2, 11:00 AM

Relicta

Relicta is a first-person physics-based puzzle game where you need to creatively combine magnetism and gravity to unravel the secrets of Chandra Base.

Free Period: January 20 – January 27, 11:00 AM

Galactic Civilizations III

Build a civilization that will stand the test of time! Choose from dozens of unique races and make a name for yourself across the galaxy through diplomacy, espionage, technological advances, and more. What if one day, humans woke up to find that they weren’t alone in the galaxy? They make their way into space and discover other alien civilizations with their own histories and motivations looking to make a name for themselves. Choose your race – Human, Drengin, Altarian, and so many more – and lead your civilization into a golden age in one of the largest 4X strategy games ever made!

Free Period: January 13 – January 20, 11:00 AM

Gods Will Fall

The gods’ torturous rule over humanity has lasted for millennia. Bent on cruelty and suffering, they demand to be served with blind worship through an oath of fealty pledged from every man, woman and child. To those who don’t submit to the gods’ will; a slow and merciless death awaits.

Free Period: January 06 – January 13, 11:00 AM

Epic Games Free Games List 2021

Tomb Raider GOTY

Tomb Raider is a critically acclaimed action adventure that explores the intense and gritty origin story of Lara Croft and her ascent from a young woman to a hardened survivor. Armed only with raw instincts and the ability to push beyond the limits of human endurance, Lara must fight to unravel the dark history of a forgotten island to escape its relentless hold. The Game of the Year edition includes the Tomb of the Lost Adventurer, 6 single player outfits for Lara and 4 characters.

Free Period: December 30 to January 06, 11:00 AM


Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

In Shadow of the Tomb Raider Definitive Edition experience the final chapter of Lara’s origin as she is forged into the Tomb Raider she is destined to be. Combining the base game, all seven DLC challenge tombs, as well as all downloadable weapons, outfits, and skills, Shadow of the Tomb Raider Definitive Edition is the ultimate way to experience Lara’s defining moment.

Free Period: December 30 to January 06, 11:00 AM


Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration

Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration includes the base game and Season Pass featuring all-new content. Explore Croft Manor in the new “Blood Ties” story, then defend it against a zombie invasion in “Lara’s Nightmare”.

Free Period: December 30 to December Jan 06, 11:00 AM


Salt and Sanctuary

Explore a haunting, punishing island in this stylized 2D action RPG. Salt and Sanctuary combines fast and brutal 2D combat with richly developed RPG mechanics in a cursed realm of forgotten cities, blood-soaked dungeons, and desecrated monuments.

Free Period: December 29 to December 30, 11:00 AM


Moving Out

Moving Out is a ridiculous physics-based moving simulator that brings new meaning to “couch co-op”! Are you ready for an exciting career in furniture? As a newly certified Furniture Arrangement & Relocation Technician, you’ll take on moving jobs all across the busy town of Packmore. Smooth Moves may not be the biggest moving company, but there’s no task too dangerous or strange for this busy team of go-getters. Grow your business to brave new heights, recruit colourful customizable characters, and save your town from furniture peril!

Free Period: December 28 to December 29

Mages of Mystralia

In a world of magic, your mind is your greatest weapon. Learn the ways of magic and design your own spells to fight enemies, navigate treacherous terrain, and right past wrongs in the kingdom of Mystralia.

Free Period: December 27 to December 28

Control

After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, you become the new Director struggling to regain Control.

Free Period: December 26 to December 27

Prey

In Prey, you awaken aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong.

Free Period: December 25 to December 26

Pathfinder Kingmaker

Pathfinder: Kingmaker – Enhanced Plus Edition is the first isometric party-based computer RPG set in the Pathfinder fantasy universe. Enjoy a classic RPG experience inspired by games like Baldur’s Gate, Fallout 1 and 2 and Arcanum.

Free Period: December 24 to December 25

Vampyr

London, 1918. You are newly-turned Vampyr Dr. Jonathan Reid. As a doctor, you must find a cure to save the city’s flu-ravaged citizens. As a Vampyr, you are cursed to feed on those you vowed to heal. Will you embrace the monster within? Your actions will save or doom London.

Free Period: December 23 to December 24

Mutant Year Zero Road to Eden

Mankind has been eradicated by climate change, nuclear war, and pandemics. Will your team of mutants survive the Zone? Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden is a tactical adventure game combining turn-based combat with real-time exploration, story, stealth, and strategy.

Free Period: December 22 to December 23

Second Extinction

Big map. Big dinosaurs. Big guns. Face an ever changing threat level with your friends. Second Extinction is an online co-op FPS with a bite.

Free Period: December 21 to December 22

Loop Hero

The Lich has thrown the world into a timeless loop and plunged its inhabitants into never ending chaos. Wield an expanding deck of mystical cards to place enemies, buildings, and terrain along each unique expedition loop for the brave hero.

Free Period: December 20 to December 21

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter is a first-person mystery focused on exploration and discovery. As an occult-minded detective Paul Prospero, piece together the truth behind Ethan’s disappearance — and the fate of his family.

Free Period: December 19 to December 20

Remnant from the Ashes

Remnant: From the Ashes is a third-person survival action shooter set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by monstrous creatures. As one of the last remnants of humanity, you’ll set out alone or alongside up to two other players to face down hordes of deadly enemies and epic bosses, and try to carve a foothold, rebuild, and then retake what was lost.

Free Period: December 18 to December 19

Neon Abyss

Neon Abyss is a frantic, roguelike action-platformer where you run ‘n’ gun your way into the Abyss as part of the Hades formed ‘Grim Squad’. Featuring unlimited item synergies and a unique dungeon evolution system, each run diversifies the experience and every choice alters the ruleset. Get ready to unleash hell!

Free Period: December 17 to December 18

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Shenmue III

Play as Ryo Hazuki, a young martial artist that wants to avenge his father’s unjust death. This is the third installment in the series, and it picks up the story where we left off. In this sequel, Ryo must investigate the Phoenix Mirror, which leads him to different parts of China, where he must discover clues about the mysterious artifact.

Free Period: December 16 to December 17

Godfall Challenger Edition

With Godfall Challenger Edition, you immediately unlock a maximum level Valorplate and a bunch of extra goodies to boost you along the levelling process in Godfall. You can play in all three end-game modes, and can challenge all Legendary bosses in the game when you’re ready. This is the best way to introduce yourself to this co-op hack & slash game. 

Free Period: December 9 to December 16

Prison Architect

Become a prison warden and use your control to build a relaxed and pleasant prison, or to rule your prisoners with an iron fist in this prison management game. At all times, you must accommodate for the ever-changing complexities of running a penitentiary, including providing basic needs for your prisoners and guards, keeping control, and responding to disastrous situations.

Free Period: December 9 to December 16

While True: learn()

Even though you’re supposed to be good at programming, your cat seems to know the profession better than you. In this game, you solve puzzles and learn real programming logic while you build a cat-to-human translation system to better understand what your cat is trying to do.

Free Period: December 2 to December 9

Dead by Daylight

Death is not an escape in this asymmetric killer/survivor horror. You either play as one of four survivors who must repair generators and escape the map, or as the killer who hunts down the survivors with special abilities and deadly traps. Keep your wits about you and play smart to outwit your opponent and complete the task at hand.

Free Period: December 2 to December 9

theHunter: Call of the Wild

Answer nature’s call as a Hunter in this reality-inspired hunting game. Animals in the game are true to the real thing, as well as the open-world and atmospheric environments. You’re also able to play solo or with friends as you take down your next big game!

Free Period: November 25 to December 2

AntStream Arcade – Epic Welcome Pack

AntStream is offering 1090 Gems (the in-game currency) completely free for you to use on this retro-game streaming platform. Play all those old games you remember from your childhood at any time and gain access to special features with your free purse of Gems provided by this pack.

Free Period: Novemberember. 25 to December 2

Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna)

In this indie platformer, you follow the adventure of Kisima and her pet fox to see what is causing the eternal blizzard plaguing the world. This game features co-op gameplay, so you can play along with your friend!

Free Period: November 18 to November 25

Guild of Dungeoneering

Guild of Dungeoneering puts you in the the villain seat. You build a dungeon around heroes that are trying to survive the onslaught of traps and enemies. This is a card game where you must (literally) play your cards right to stop the heroes in their tracks!

Free Period: November 18 to November 25

Kid A Mnesia

This is an Epic Games exclusive that commemorates Radiohead’s Kid A and Amnesia. It is a first-personal exploration game in which you must explore the surreal world and confusing atmosphere around you.

Free Period: November 18 to November 25

Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep

Gearbox released this adventure pack as a standalone game for players to enjoy. This is an exciting spinoff of the Borderlands series that has strong similarities to Dungeons & Dragons!

Free Period: November 11 to November 18

Rogue Company Season Four Epic Pack

With this Epic Games exclusive pack for Rogue Company, you unlock Switchblade and Scorch, two Rogues who use fire and napalm against their enemies. You also receive Switchblade’s Inferno Imp outfit and 20K Battle Pass XP.

Free Period: November 11 to November 18

Aven Colony

As the overlord pioneer of an alien planet, you get to build your colonies from the ground up in Aven Colony. This is a city/colony simulator where you must protect, strategize, and explore a vast new world that is trillions of miles away from Earth!

Free Period: November 4 to November 11

Darq: Complete Edition

Face Lloyd’s Nightmares (and possibly yours!) in this puzzle platformer based about a boy in the middle of a dream. Players must help Lloyd through the horrifying environment full of terrifying creatures and demonic souls to figure out the meaning of the dream and make it through to the end.

Free Period: October 28 to November 4

Among the Sleep Enhanced Edition

This is a new and improved version of Among the Sleep, a menacing game about escaping a horrifying nightmare while you search for your mom. This is a terrifying game that taps into your subconscious fears with atmosphere and environment.

Free Period: October 21 to October 28

Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse

Stubbs the Zombie in Rebel Without a Pulse was released in 2005, and the game is now back from the dead to cause havoc and mayhem in the town of Punchbowl, PA. Possess characters, pass gas, and throw gut grenades to take over the town!

Free Period: October 14 to October 21

Paladins Epic Pack

Paladins is a free-to-play online shooter that has been progressively gaining in popularity since its release in 2018. With this free pack, players gain access to four characters and their associated skins, with one character from each role in the game. The characters and skins provided by this pack are: Androxus (Exalted Skin), Raum (Subjugated Skin), Tyra (Baronness skin), and Ying (Snapdragon skin).

PC Building Simulator

Free Period: October 7 to October 14

Have you ever wanted to build your own PC, but didn’t have a spare $1,000 to spend? Now is your chance to do it for free! PC Building Simulator is exactly as it sounds: players must select from the best equipment and put together intricate parts to build a masterful, powerful PC. Just don’t let your family see you playing it, or you’ll forever be the PC Repair-person in the family.

Europa Universalis IV

Free Period: September 30 to October 7

Europa Universalis IV is a multiplayer simulation game where you lead nations from the Renaissance to the Revolution. In it, you must use diplomacy, trade, and war all to your advantage to lead your country to into a new age of prosperity, or let it crumble into ruins.

The Escapists

Free Period: September 23 to September 30

The Escapists is a simple 2D game where you play as a character trapped in a prison. Your goal is to escape the map by collecting resources, crafting items, using tools, and using the right social skills at the right time with the right characters. Will you overthrow the oppressive guards, sneak your way out, or find another means of escape? Each map has unique features, so the choice is yours!

Speed Brawl

Free Period: September 16 to September 23

Speed Brawl is a 2D combat-racer about moving fast and hitting hard! Maintain your momentum, build combos, and unleash powerful moves. Find your own fighting style, and assemble the best team of brawlers ever seen. Then do it all again faster. Faster. FASTER!

Tharsis

Free Period: September 16 to September 23

Tharsis is a turn-based space strategy game. With dice. And cannibalism. It puts you in control of humanity’s first mission to Mars, just as it’s struck by a micrometeorite storm.

Nioh: The Complete Edition

Free Period: September 9 to September 16

Ready to die? Experience a brutal action game from Team NINJA and Koei Tecmo Games. In the age of samurai, a lone traveler must fight his way through the vicious warriors and supernatural Yokai that infest the land in order to find that which he seeks.

Sheltered

Free Period: September 9 to September 16

Sheltered is a deep and emotional survival management game. You take on the role of protecting four family members who, after a global apocalypse, have found their way to a deserted shelter.

Yoku’s Island Express

Free Period: September 2 to Sep. 9

Meet Yoku, the pint-sized postman protagonist of Yoku’s Island Express! Use a unique blend of pinball mechanics, platforming and open world exploration to unlock the secrets of Mokumana Island.

Saints Row The Third: Remastered

Free Period: Aug. 26 to Sep. 02

Experience The Full Package, Remastered. Steelport, the original city of sin, has never looked so good as it drowns in sex, drugs and guns. The Third Street Saints are at the height of power and yours to control. This is your city. These are your rules.

Automachef

Free Period: Aug. 26 to Sep. 02

Welcome to Automachef, a resource management puzzler where you design kitchens, program machinery and watch your genius come to life! It’s time to engineer tomorrow’s kitchen, today!

Void Bastards

Free Period: Aug. 19 to Aug. 26

Void Bastards is a revolutionary new strategy-shooter that will test your wits as well as exercise your aim. Can you lead the misfit prisoners of the Void Ark through the derelict spaceships?

Yooka-Laylee

Free Period: Aug. 19 to Aug. 26

Yooka-Laylee is an all-new open-world platformer from genre veterans Playtonic! Explore huge, beautiful worlds, meet an unforgettable cast of characters and horde a vault-load of collectibles as buddy-duo Yooka and Laylee embark on an epic adventure!

Rebel Galaxy

Free Period: Aug. 12 to Aug. 19

Rebel Galaxy is a game of action-packed combat, exploration, discovery, trade, and “negotiation” with the outlandish denizens at the edge of the known universe.

You’ll battle pirates, explore anomalies, befriend aliens, scavenge battle wreckage, mine asteroids, and discover artifacts. Choose your path as a roguish do-gooder, crafty space-trader or power-hungry privateer in this swashbuckling space adventure.

A Plague Tale: Innocence

Free Period: Aug. 5 to Aug. 12

Follow the grim tale of young Amicia and her little brother Hugo, in a heartrending journey through the darkest hours of history.

Minit

Free Period: Aug. 5 to Aug. 12

Minit is a peculiar little adventure played sixty seconds at a time. Journey outside the comfort of your home to help unusual folk, uncover countless secrets, and overcome dangerous foes, all in hopes of lifting a rather unfortunate curse that ends each day after just one minute. Minit is a collaboration between Kitty Calis, Jan Willem Nijman, Jukio Kallio & Dominik Johann.

Mothergunship

Free Period: July 29 to Aug. 5

MOTHERGUNSHIP is a bullet-hell FPS where you craft your own guns, fight huge bosses, and defeat a robotic alien armada that conquered Earth. Face off against overwhelming odds in brutal, non-stop combats where thinking on your feet is the only way to survive.

Train Sim World 2

Free Period: July 29 to Aug. 5

The evolution of train simulation! Master iconic locomotives on high-speed services, long freight hauls or precise commuter traffic, and get creative with customisation tools in this advanced sequel. Climb into the cab in Train Sim World 2.

Defense Grid: The Awakening

Free Period: July 22 to July 29

Defense Grid: The Awakening is the ultimate tower defense game that appeals to players of all skill levels. A horde of enemies is invading, and it’s up to the player to stop them by strategically building defensive towers around their base.

Verdun

Free Period: July 22 to July 29

Merciless trench warfare immerses you and your squad in intense battles of attack and defense. Verdun is the first multiplayer FPS set in an authentic World War One setting offering a rarely seen battlefield experience.

Obduction

Free Period: July 15 to July 22

From Cyan, the indie studio that brought you Myst, comes a new sci-fi adventure.

As you walk beside the lake on a cloudy night, a curious, organic artifact falls from the starry sky and inexplicably, without asking permission, transports you across the universe.

The strange worlds of Obduction reveal their secrets only as you explore, discover, coax, and consider their clues. As you bask in the otherworldly beauty and explore the enigmatic landscapes, remember that the choices you make will have substantial consequences. This is your story now.

Offworld Trading Company

Free Period: July 15 to July 22

Mars has been colonized, and Earth’s corporate titans fight to dominate this new market. Competition is fierce in this fast-paced economic RTS from Civilization IV Lead Designer, Soren Johnson.

Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead

Free Period: July 8 to July 15

Prepare for the ultimate mashup experience! Bridge Constructor: The Walking Dead combines the legendary and challenging puzzle gameplay of Bridge Constructor™ with the post-apocalyptic zombie universe of AMC’s The Walking Dead.

Ironcast

Free Period: July 8 to July 15

Ironcast is inspired by Victorian-era science fiction, set in an exciting alternative history; a time when refined men and women in top hats and bonnets commanded gigantic walking war machines, laying waste to the enemies of the British Empire.

The Spectrum Project

Free Period: July 1 to July 8

Check-in to The Spectrum Retreat for a stay you won’t forget. Explore the pristine and uncanny hotel, The Penrose, while solving its ingenious colour-coded puzzles and discovering the reasons behind their seemingly never-ending stay.

The Spectrum Retreat

Game Description on Epic Games Store:

Check-in to The Spectrum Retreat for a stay you won’t forget. Explore the pristine and uncanny hotel, The Penrose, while solving its ingenious color-coded puzzles and discovering the reasons behind their seemingly never-ending stay.

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Sonic Mania

Free Period: June 24 to July 1

The ultimate celebration of past and future. An all-new adventure full of unique bosses, rolling 2D landscapes, and fun classic gameplay. Sonic Mania brings retro fast-paced platforming into the future through pixel perfect 2D graphics running at 60FPS.

Horizon Chase Turbo

Free Period: June 24 to July 1

Horizon Chase Turbo is a racing game inspired by the great hits of the 80’s and 90’s. It recreates the classic arcade gameplay with unbound speed limits of fun. Full throttle on and enjoy!

Previously Available Free Games in 2021

Hell is other demons

Free Period: June 17 to June 24

Hell is Other Demons is an action-platform shooter, with Roguelite elements. Explore a sprawling, hand-crafted world full of demons, insanely over-the-top boss fights, and a heavy synthwave soundtrack.

Overcooked! 2

Free Period: June 17 to June 24

Overcooked returns with a brand-new helping of chaotic cooking action! Journey back to the Onion Kingdom and assemble your team of chefs in classic couch co-op or online play for up to four players. Hold onto your aprons … it’s time to save the world (again!)

Control

Free Period: 10 to June 17

After a secretive agency in New York is invaded by an otherworldly threat, you become the new Director struggling to regain Control.

Frostpunk

Free Period: June 3 to June 10

Frostpunk is the first society survival game. As the ruler of the last city on Earth, you have to manage its infrastructure and people to ensure your society’s survival. What will you do when pushed to breaking point? Who will you become in the process?

Among Us

Free Period: May 27 to June 3

Play with 4-10 players online or via local WiFi as you attempt to prepare your spaceship for departure, but beware as one or more random players among the Crew are Impostors bent on killing everyone!

NBA 2K21

Free Period: May 20 to May 27

NBA 2K21 is the latest release in the world-renowned, best-selling NBA 2K series. With exciting improvements upon its best-in-class gameplay, competitive and community online features, and deep, varied game modes, NBA 2K21 offers one-of-a-kind immersion into all facets of NBA basketball and culture – where Everything is Game.

The Lion’s Song

Free Period: May 13 to May 20

“The Lion’s Song” is a narrative adventure game. It is steeped in early 20th century history and focusses on a cast of Austrian artists and scientists with each episode taking a closer look at their intimate struggles with creativity and inspiration.

Pine

Free Period: May 6 to May 13

An open-world action adventure game set in a simulated world in which humans never reached the top of the food chain. Fight with or against a variety of species as you make your way to a new home for your human tribe.

Idle Champions of the Forgotten Realms

Free Period: April 29 to May 6

Idle Champions is a licensed Dungeons & Dragons strategy management video game uniting iconic characters from Novemberels, campaigns, and shows into one epic adventure.

Alien: Isolation

Free Period: April 22 to April 20

Discover the true meaning of fear in Alien: Isolation, a survival horror set in an atmosphere of constant dread and mortal danger… Created using the CATHODE™ engine.

Hand of Fate 2

Free Period: April 22 to April 29

A new hero rises to challenge the Dealer in Hand of Fate 2! Master a living boardgame of infinitely replayable quests – unlock new cards, build your adventure, then defeat your foes in brutal real-time combat!

Sludge Life

Free Period: April 1 to April 28

SLUDGE LIFE is a first-person / open-world / vandalism-centric stroll through a polluted island full of cranky idiots and a vibe so thick you can taste it. Play as upcoming tagger GHOST set on staking their claim amongst the graffiti elite.

Deponia: The Complete Journey

Free Period: April 15 to April 22

Junk, junk and even more junk. Life on the trash-planet Deponia is anything but a walk in the park. No surprise that Rufus had enough of that and hatches one ludicrous plan after the other to escape this bleak place.

Ken Follet’s The Pillars of the Earth

Free Period: April 15 to April 22

12th century, England: In a time of poverty and war, a small town begins the construction of a cathedral to claim wealth and safety for its people. In their struggle to survive, lives and destinies intertwine. Based on Ken Follett’s world-bestseller ‘The Pillars of the Earth’.

The First Tree

Free Period: April 15 to April 22

A beautiful, 3rd-person exploration game centered around two parallel stories: a fox trying to find her missing family, and a son reconnecting with his estranged father in Alaska. Uncover artifacts from the son’s life as they journey towards The First Tree.

3 Out of 10: Season 2

Free Period: April 8 to April 15

Caffeinated super-powers, sentient AIs, and rival game studios all stand in the way of Shovelworks studios as they struggle to finally make a game that scores better than “3 out of 10”. Will this be the Season that they finally do it?

Tales of the Neon Sea

Free Period: April 1 to April 8

Welcome to a world of intrigue and suspicion. Where humans and robots contend with escalating tensions and mutual distrust. And where gangster felines scheme their way to the top of the food chain. Welcome to the Tales of the Neon Sea!

Creature in the Well

Free Period: March 25 to April 1

As the last remaining BOT-C unit, venture deep into a desert mountain to restore power to an ancient facility, haunted by a desperate Creature. Uncover and upgrade powerful gear in order to free the city of Mirage from a deadly sandstorm.

The Fall

Free Period: March 18 to March 25

Acclaimed story, engaging puzzles, tense action. You are ARID, the AI onboard a mark-7 combat suit. The human pilot encased within the suit is unconscious. You must find a way to follow protocol and save his life. 2014 Game of the Year for best story.

Surviving Mars

Free Period: March 11 to March 18

The time has come to stake your claim on the Red Planet and build the first functioning human colonies on Mars! There will be challenges to overcome. Execute your strategy and improve your colony’s chances of survival while unlocking the mysteries of this alien world.

Wargame: Red Dragon

Free Period: March 4 to March 11

The new reference in RTS at its best! The Wargame series returns to duty, larger, richer, and more spectacular than ever before. In Wargame Red Dragon, you are engaged in a large-scale conflict where Western forces clash against the Communist bloc.

Sunless Sea

Free Period: Feb. 25 to Mar. 4

LOSE YOUR MIND. EAT YOUR CREW. DIE. Take the helm of your steamship and set sail for the unknown! Sunless Sea is a game of discovery, loneliness and frequent death, set in the award-winning Victorian Gothic universe of Fallen London.

Rage 2

Free Period: Feb. 18 to Feb. 25

RAGE 2 brings together two studio powerhouses – Avalanche Studios, masters of open world insanity, and id Software, creators of the first-person shooter – to deliver a carnival of carnage where you can go anywhere, shoot anything, and explode everything.

Absolute Drift: Zen Edition

Free Period: Feb. 18 to Feb. 25

This is a drifting experience like no other. Journey from apprentice to master as you hone your skill in a gorgeous minimalist world. Push yourself to the limit on drifting tracks and wild mountain roads until you finally master the art of drifting.

Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition

Free Period: Feb. 4 to Feb. 11

A retro space strategy RPG with base building, deep tactical combat, crew management and emergent storytelling. Halcyon 6: Lightspeed Edition is a massively enhanced version of the Award Winning indie strategy RPG, Halcyon 6.

For the King

Free Period: Feb. 4 to Feb. 11

For The King is a challenging blend of strategy, turn-based combat, and roguelike elements. Each playthrough is unique with procedural maps, quests, and events. Explore Fahrul in either single player, local, or online co-op.

Metro: Last Light Redux

Free Period: Feb. 4 to Feb. 11

Immerse yourself in the Moscow Metro – witness one of the most atmospheric worlds in gaming brought to life with stunning next-gen visuals at 60FPS. Brave the horrors of the Russian apocalypse – equip your gasmask and an arsenal of hand-made weaponry as you face the threat of deadly mutants, human foes, and the terrifying environment itself

Dandara: Trials of Fear Edition

Free Period: Jan. 28 to Feb. 4

In a bizarre universe where the oppressed are on the brink of oblivion, Dandara has awoken to reshape the world. Welcome to a unique 2D metroidvania platformer full of mystical creatures and boundless exploration.

Galactic Civilizations III

Free Period: Jan. 21 to Jan. 28

Build a civilization that will stand the test of time! Choose from dozens of unique races and make a name for yourself across the galaxy through diplomacy, espionage, technological advances, and more.

Star Wars Battlefront II: Celebration Edition

Free Period: Jan. 14 to Jan. 21

Put your mastery of the blaster, lightsaber, and the Force to the test online and offline in STAR WARS™ Battlefront™ II: Celebration Edition

Crying Suns

Free Period: Jan. 7 – Jan. 14

Crying Suns is a tactical rogue-lite that puts you in the role of a space fleet commander as you explore a mysteriously fallen empire. In this story rich experience, each successful run will uncover the truth about the Empire… and yourself as well.

Jurassic World Evolution

Free Period: December 31 – January 7 (8am PT)

Take charge of operations on the legendary islands of the Muertes archipelago and bring the wonder, majesty and danger of dinosaurs to life. Build for Science, Entertainment or Security interests in an uncertain world where life always finds a way.

Epic Games Store Past Free Games list

From AAA hits to indie darlings, Epic has made its mark with free games. Look at the list below to see the honestly ludicrous list of available free games.

GameFree Week Period
Overcooked 2June 17 – June 24, 2021
Hell is other demonsJune 17 – June 24, 2021
ControlJune 10 – June 17, 2021
FrostpunkJune 3 – June 10, 2021
Among UsMay 27 – June 3, 2021
NBA 2K21May 20 – May 27, 2021
The Lion’s SongMay 13 – May 20, 2021
PineMay 6 – May 13, 2021
Idle Champions of the Forgotten RealmsApril 29 – May 6, 2021
Alien: IsolationApril 22 – April 29, 2021
Hand Of Fate 2April 22 – April 29, 2021
Deponia: The Complete JourneyApril 15 – April 22, 2021
Ken Follett’s The Pillars of the EarthApril 15 – April 22, 2021
The First TreeApril 15 – April 22, 2021
3 out of 10: Season TwoApril 8 – April 15, 2021
Tales of the Neon SeaApril 1 – April 8, 2021
Creature in the WellMarch 25 – April 1, 2021
The FallMarch 18 – March 25, 2021
Surviving MarsMarch 11 – March 18, 2021
Wargame: Red DragonMarch 4 – March 11, 2021
Sunless SeaFebruary 25 – March 4, 2021
Rage 2February 18 – February 25, 2021
Absolute DriftFebruary 18 – February 25, 2021
Halcyon 6February 11 – February 18, 2021
Metro: Last Light ReduxFebruary 4 – February 11, 2021
For The KingFebruary 4 – February 11, 2021
Dandara: Trials of Fear EditionJanuary 28 – February 4, 2021
Galactic Civilizations 3January 21 – January 28, 2021
Star Wars Battlefront 2January 14 – January 21, 2021
Crying SunsJanuary 7 – January 14, 2021
Jurassic World EvolutionDecember 31, 2020 – January 7 2021
Torchlight 2December 30, 2020
SolitairicaDecember 29, 2020
Stranded DeepDecember 28, 2020
Night In The WoodsDecember 27, 2020
My Time At PortiaDecember 26, 2020
Darkest DungeonDecember 25, 2020
InsideDecember 24, 2020
Tropico 5December 23, 2020
Metro: ReduxDecember 22, 2020
Alien IsolationDecember 21, 2020
Defense Grid: The AwakeningDecember 20, 2020
The Long DarkDecember 19th, 2020
Oddworld: New ‘n’ TastyDecember 18, 2020
Cities: SkylinesDecember 17, 2020
Pillars of EternityDecember 10 – December 17, 2020
TyrannyDecember 10 – December 17, 2020
Cave Story+December 3 – December 10, 2020
MudRunnerNovember 26 – December 3, 2020
Elite: DangerousNovember 19 – November 26, 2020
The World Next DoorNovember 19 – November 26, 2020
The Textorcist: The Story of Ray BibbiaNovember 12 – November 19, 2020
Dungeons 3November 5 – November 12, 2020
Blair WitchOctober 29 – November 5, 2020
Ghostbusters: The Video Game RemasteredOctober 29 – November 5, 2020
Layers Of Fear 2October 22 – October 29, 2020
Costume Quest 2October 22 – October 29, 2020
Kingdom: New LandsOctober 15 – October 22, 2020
Amnesia: A Machine For PigsOctober 15 – October 22, 2020
Rising Storm 2: VietnamOctober 8 – October 15, 2020
AbzuOctober 8 – October 15, 2020
PikunikuOctober 1 – October 8, 2020
RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Complete EditionSeptember 24 – October 1, 2020
Watch Dogs 2September 17 – September 24, 2020
Stick It To The Man!September 17 – September 24, 2020
Football Manager 2020September 17 – September 24, 2020
Railway EmpireSeptember 10 – September 17, 2020
Where The Water Tastes Like WineSeptember 10 – September 17, 2020
Into The BreachSeptember 3 – September 10, 2020
Shadowrun CollectionAugust 27 – September 3, 2020
HitmanAugust 27 – September 3, 2020
God’s TriggerAugust 20 – August 27, 2020
Enter The GungeonAugust 20 – August 27, 2020
Remnant: From the AshesAugust 13 – August 20, 2020
The Alto CollectionAugust 13 – August 20, 2020
A Total War Saga: TroyAugust 13, 2020
Wilmot’s WarehouseAugust 6 – August 13, 2020
3 Out of 10 Episode 1August 6 – August 13, 2020
20XXJuly 30 – August 6, 2020
Superbrothers: Sword and Sworcery EPJuly 30 – August 6, 2020
BaronyJuly 30 – August 6, 2020
Next Up HeroJuly 23 – July 30, 2020
TacomaJuly 23 – July 30, 2020
Torchlight IIJuly 16 – July 23, 2020
Lifeless Planet: Premier EditionJuly 9 – July 16, 2020
Killing Floor 2July 9 – July 16, 2020
The Escapists 2July 9 – July 16, 2020
HueJuly 2 – July 9, 2020
Stranger Things 3: The GameJune 25 – July 2, 2020
AER: Memories of OldJune 25 – July 2, 2020
PathwayJune 18 – June 25, 2020
Ark: Survival EvolvedJune 11 – June 18, 2020
Samurai Shodown Neogeo CollectionJune 11 – June 18, 2020
OvercookedJune 4 – June 11, 2020
Borderlands: The Handsome CollectionMay 28 – June 4, 2020
Civilization 6May 21 – May 28, 2020
Grand Theft Auto 5May 14 – May 21, 2020
Death ComingMay 7 – May 14, 2020
CrashlandsApril 30 – May 7, 2020
Amnesia: The Dark DescentApril 30 – May 7, 2020
For The KingApril 23 – April 30, 2020
Wheels of AureliaApril 16 – April 23, 2020
Just Cause 4April 16 – April 23, 2020
Close to the SunApril 9 – April 16, 2020
Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and PunishmentsApril 9 – April 16, 2020
Drawful 2April 2 – April 9, 2020
Gone HomeApril 2 – April 9, 2020
HobApril 2 – April 9, 2020
Totally Reliable Delivery ServiceApril 1 – April 8, 2020
World War zMarch 26 – April 2, 2020
Torment x PunisherMarch 26 – April 2, 2020
FigmentMarch 26 – April 2, 2020
The Stanley ParableMarch 19 – March 26, 2020
Watch DogsMarch 19 – March 26, 2020
MutazioneMarch 12 – March 19, 2020
A Short HikeMarch 12 – March 19, 2020
Anodyne 2March 12 – March 19, 2020
GoNNERMarch 5 – March 12, 2020
Offworld Trading CompanyMarch 5 – March 12, 2020
Inner SpaceFebruary 27 – March 5, 2020
FaeriaFebruary 20 – February 27, 2020
Assassin’s Creed SyndicateFebruary 20 – February 27, 2020
AztezFebruary 13 – February 20, 2020
Kingdom Come: DeliveranceFebruary 13 – February 20, 2020
CarcassonneFebruary 5 – February 13, 2020
Ticket To RideFebruary 6 – February 13, 2020
Farming Simulator 19January 30 – February 6, 2020
The BridgeJanuary 23 – 30, 2020
HoraceJanuary 16 – 23, 2020
Sundered: Eldritch EditionJanuary 9 – 16, 2020
Darksiders Warmastered EditionJanuary 1- 9, 2020
Darksiders 2 Dethinitive EditionJanuary 1 – 9, 2020
SteepJanuary 1 – 9, 2020
Yooka-Laylee and the Impossible LairDecember 31, 2019 – January 1, 2020
Hello NeighborDecember 30 – 31, 2019
Talos PrincipleDecember 29 – 30, 2019
Shadow Tactics: Blades of the ShogunDecember 28 – 29, 2019
Hyper Light DrifterDecember 27 – 28, 2019
FTL: Faster Than LightDecember 26 – 27, 2019
Totally Accurate Battle SimulatorDecember 25 – 26, 2019
CelesteDecember 24 – 25, 2019
Ape OutDecember 23 – 24, 2019
Little InfernoDecember 22 – 23, 2019
SuperhotDecember 21 – 22, 2019
Towerfall AscensionDecember 20 – 21, 2019
Into The BreachDecember 19 – 20, 2019
The EscapistsDecember 12 – 19, 2019
The Wolf Among UsDecember 12 – 19, 2019
Jotun: Valhalla EditionDecember 6 – 12, 2019
Rayman LegendsNovember 29 – December 6, 2019
Bad NorthNovember 21 – 29, 2019
The MessengerNovember 14 – 21, 2019
Nuclear ThroneNovember 7 – 14, 2019
RuinerNovember 7 – 14, 2019
SOMAOctober 31 – November 7, 2019
Costume QuestOctober 31 – November 7, 2019
Q.U.B.E.2October 24 – October 31, 2019
Layers of FearOctober 24 – October 31, 2019
ObserverOctober 17 – 24, 2019
Alan Wake: American NightmareOctober 17 – 24, 2019
Surviving MarsOctober 10 – 17, 2019
MinitOctober 3 – 10, 2019
EverythingSeptember 26 – October 3, 2019
Metro 2033 ReduxSeptember 26 – October 3, 2019
Batman: Arkham CollectionSeptember 19 – 26, 2019
Lego Batman TrilogySeptember 19 – 26, 2019
ConariumSeptember 12 – 19, 2019
The End Is NighSeptember 5 – 12, 2019
AbzuSeptember 5 – 12, 2019
CelesteAugust 29 – September 5, 2019
InsideAugust 29 – September 5, 2019
FezAugust 22 – 29, 2019
Hyper Light DrifterAugust 15 – 22, 2019
Mutant Year Zero: Road To EdenAugust 15 – 22, 2019
GNOGAugust 8 – 15, 2019
For HonorAugust 2 – 9, 2019
Alan WakeAugust 2 – 9, 2019
MoonlighterJuly 25 – August 2, 2019
This War of MineJuly 25 – August 2, 2019
LimboJuly 18 – July 25, 2019
TorchlightJuly 11 – July 18, 2019
OvercookedJuly 4 – July 11, 2019
Last Day of JuneJune 27 – July 4, 2019
Rebel GalaxyJune 20 – 27, 2019
Enter The GungeonJune 13 – 20, 2019
Kingdom New LandsJune 6 – 13, 2019
City of BrassMay 30 – June 6, 2019
RimeMay 23 – 30, 2019
Stories UntoldMay 16 – 30, 2019
World of GooMay 2 – 16, 2019
TransistorApril 18, 2019 – May 2, 2019
The WitnessApril 4 – 18, 2019
OxenfreeMarch 21 – April 4, 2019
Slime RancherMarch 7 – 21, 2019
Thimbleweed ParkFebruary 21 – March 7, 2019
Axiom VergeFebruary 7 – 21, 2019
The Jackbox Party PackJanuary 24 – February 7, 2019
What Remains of Edith FinchJanuary 11 – 24, 2019
Super Meat BoyDecember 28, 2018 – January 10, 2019
SubnauticaDecember 12 – 27, 2018
Past Epic Games Store free game schedule

Epic Games Store Free Games FAQ

Here are some common questions associated with the Epic Games Store “Free Games” weekly event.

Are the free games from Epic Games free forever?

The games are free forever, as long as you “purchase” them during the free period by going through the checkout process. Visit the Free Games Store page to claim the game when it’s free. It will be available to download and play from your library whenever you want. Purchase the game when it’s free and download it whenever you want. Click the purchase button, and it will walk you through the checkout process for $0.00, and you do not have to install it at that moment.

Do I have to install the games?

No, you just need to purchase them for $0.00 to add it to your library, and from here on, you don’t even have to play the game.

When are the games free?

Every week, a free game or two is available through the Epic Games Store. Epic Games started releasing more popular titles in 2020, such as Grand Theft Auto V and Borderlands 3.

How long will there be free games at the Epic Games Store?

The Free Games program on the Epic Store was expected to last until the end of 2019 but has continued well into 2020 and 2021, and there is no sign of slowing