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Re: Epic Games Store thread
« Reply #120 on: May 02, 2019, 07:56:11 PM »
Yeah, that gave me a good sharp exhale. But then I remembered that Super Meat Boy was one of the earlier give-aways. Padding the Subnauticas and Witnesses with old stuff everyone owns.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread
« Reply #121 on: May 02, 2019, 08:19:39 PM »
On the upside, this deal paid for a "remaster" patch that's being given to everybody who owns it. Sorta like happened with Borderlands.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. World of Goo (:yuck) up for free.
« Reply #122 on: May 06, 2019, 12:47:48 AM »
Is there anyone on earth who doesn't own World of Goo? It's been free so many times before.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. World of Goo (:yuck) up for free.
« Reply #123 on: May 06, 2019, 12:52:43 AM »
I think I stole it on the Wii? It's not even anything that exciting.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Stories Untold up for free. RIME next.
« Reply #124 on: May 16, 2019, 04:45:30 PM »
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Fun fact Epic still has issues with UPlay integration so they can't sell Ubisoft games XD
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They still sell Ubi games, but you need to Google for their Epic store pages, they just have dissppeared from the store front page.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Stories Untold up for free. RIME next.
« Reply #125 on: May 17, 2019, 08:19:55 AM »
Stories Untold is for free now. RIME will be the next free title. I always wanted to play that :hyper

Both Stories Untold and Rime have been in so many bundles or so deeply discounted that it‘ feels really lackluster.
What‘s next Grey Goo Definitive Edition?

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Stories Untold up for free. RIME next.
« Reply #126 on: May 17, 2019, 10:24:28 AM »
Gianna Sisters Twisted dreams next week. Sweet

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« Reply #127 on: May 17, 2019, 02:44:03 PM »
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Fun fact Epic still has issues with UPlay integration so they can't sell Ubisoft games XD
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They still sell Ubi games, but you need to Google for their Epic store pages, they just have dissppeared from the store front page.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Stories Untold up for free. RIME next.
« Reply #128 on: May 20, 2019, 02:08:36 AM »
lmfao at this sale debacle

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Re: TRANSISTOR for free on Epic Store
« Reply #129 on: May 20, 2019, 12:12:30 PM »
i was considering going pc + nintendo exclusive next gen but with epic pulling shit like this fuck that, i might have to get a ps5 after all

 :thinking

exclusivo deals totes fine when you're a hardware and software platform holder though?

when they are your first party games sure
Why is that? Money's money.
I mean exclusives are cancer all around, but if you're a developer who gets offered money to be exclusive to a store, who's the consumer to say "don't do it"? Only exception is prople who crowdfunded, that's a dick move too far.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. RIME is up for grabs. [City of Brass next]
« Reply #130 on: May 24, 2019, 06:29:17 AM »
It's a run-based (not-really-like-rogue-like) first person whip-cracking game.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. RIME is up for grabs. [City of Brass next]
« Reply #131 on: May 24, 2019, 12:12:04 PM »
wow! a game I don't already own on Steam!

what are the odds this happens
*also gets key in June's Humble Monthly*
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Hmmm, finally they add a game I don't own already. Is that game any good?

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Evidently you can burn through it pretty quick and see all the content in an hour or two. Works for me

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #135 on: June 11, 2019, 02:38:25 AM »
More like torrent exclusive

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #136 on: June 11, 2019, 03:14:31 AM »
Finally decided to install this for the free weekly games and it runs like shit on my computer. Is that normal?

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #137 on: June 11, 2019, 03:31:50 AM »
Finally decided to install this for the free weekly games and it runs like shit on my computer. Is that normal?
Some overhead for the spywares.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #138 on: June 11, 2019, 03:43:53 AM »
The store. It chugs on mine like it’s running in a web browser or something. Maybe after a reboot tomorrow it’ll be smoother.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #139 on: June 11, 2019, 05:53:30 AM »
Another believer :bow2 :bow2

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #140 on: June 13, 2019, 05:32:04 PM »
Enter the Gungeon is free today.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #141 on: June 13, 2019, 05:34:13 PM »

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #142 on: June 13, 2019, 05:41:46 PM »

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Shenmue 3 exclusivity LOLz.
« Reply #143 on: June 13, 2019, 05:43:42 PM »
:trumps Someone had to unbuckle their belt and lay the log in the Epic Store thread. Why not me? :trumps

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« Reply #144 on: June 14, 2019, 12:39:06 PM »
That glorious Epic Store  :doge

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I am not sure you guys are aware, but launching the game from the Epic Launcher on PC and the GeForce Experience creates different save games and neither is accessible from the other. Very annoying.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. Enter The Gungeon is FREE this week.
« Reply #145 on: June 14, 2019, 01:07:22 PM »
I've watched a ton of Gungeon LPs on YT but I've never actually played it myself. I thought I'd be good from osmosis, but instead I got repeatedly bodied by the first floor bosses. :lol Still a fun game, though.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. LAST DAY OF JUNE up. Overcooked next.
« Reply #147 on: June 27, 2019, 07:11:20 PM »
https://community.pcgamingwiki.com/topic/4238-tim-sweeney-blames-valve-for-crowdfunding-uproar-claims-steam-traps-crowdfunded-projects-on-their-platform/

tim sweeney outraged at valve for only giving out steam keys for games available on the steam platform.


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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #149 on: July 08, 2019, 06:54:16 AM »
Overcooked is fantastic, although it is better suited for 3 or 4 player couch co-op. I picked up the Switch version a while back.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. LAST DAY OF JUNE up. Overcooked next.
« Reply #150 on: July 09, 2019, 12:46:54 AM »
Overcooked is available now.



Much more interested in the next game - Torchlight as I always wanted to play it. It's a proper and high quality Diablo clone.

Torchlight is nowhere near as engaging as Diablo.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #151 on: July 09, 2019, 12:52:46 AM »
Imagine thinking of free copy of Torchlight is something to excited about in the year of Our Lord 2019.
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« Reply #152 on: July 09, 2019, 01:29:46 AM »
Imagine thinking of free copy of Torchlight is something to excited about in the year of Our Lord 2019.

Have you met Borys?

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #153 on: July 09, 2019, 04:11:52 AM »
Torchlight was really fun a decade ago. I didn't like the sequel so perhaps the original doesn't hold up well either.

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« Reply #154 on: July 09, 2019, 04:30:59 AM »
Imagine thinking of free copy of Torchlight is something to excited about in the year of Our Lord 2019.

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I mean Path of Exile was terrific. I thought Torchlight is quality as well?

It's boring and has no atmosphere.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #155 on: July 09, 2019, 06:41:31 AM »
Imagine getting excited for Torchlight in 2019 when Titan Quest had another expansion in May.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #156 on: July 09, 2019, 07:40:50 AM »
Think gog gave it away for free as well. GOG > Epic Store.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #157 on: July 09, 2019, 09:08:15 AM »
Torchlight came out at a time when there just weren't many ARPGs on the market, it was fun in 2009 but there's just no real reason to go back to it today. Plus, it's been heavily discounted, and maybe given away for free elsewhere at some point, many times already.

Grim Dawn, Victor Vran, The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing, Path of Exile...that's where it's at these days.
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« Reply #158 on: July 09, 2019, 09:45:21 AM »
Borys will do a Lv. 1 fists-only run of Torchlight and then you'll all be ashamed of your words and deeds.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #159 on: July 09, 2019, 11:08:01 AM »
Torchlight is pretty damn boring;  it's definitely not an ARPG you want to play through w/ different builds or endlessly level or anything like that.

Grim Dawn is peak Diablo Clone, with Titan Quest a close second (originally the same developer, but was resurrected by THQ Nordic some time back and keeps getting expansions.)

I'm assuming the Torchlight sequel will be out soon;  I played that at PAX last year and it definitely seemed like an improvement on their formula.   Usually these "free games" are advertising for soon to be released sequels so I'd expect that by this fall.

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« Reply #160 on: July 09, 2019, 08:18:40 PM »
I'm assuming you don't have Humble Monthly Borys but just in case you do, and for anyone else, both Torchlight I and II are in the Humble Trove.

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. OVERCOOKED available now. Torchlight next!
« Reply #161 on: July 10, 2019, 07:03:51 AM »
I hate the Humble trove.
I had to reinstall Windows and formatted my hard drives.
These bastards took down Alan Wake‘s American Nightmare, I had to buy it on steam for 2 bucks.  :maf

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Re: Epic Games Store thread. TORCHLIGHT up!!! Limbo next.
« Reply #162 on: July 11, 2019, 01:09:11 PM »
Torchlight is on :hyper

Limbo is next week.

Man they‘re really scraping the bottom of the barrel.  :doge


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Re: Epic Games Store thread. TORCHLIGHT up!!! Limbo next.
« Reply #163 on: July 11, 2019, 01:19:55 PM »
what the fuck is an avecto defendpoint

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« Reply #164 on: July 11, 2019, 02:05:42 PM »
now i've got Torchlight on Steam, GOG, EGS, Humble App Store, Ubuntu Store (lol does this exist still) and probably some other thing so I'll never NOT be able to play this :smug

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« Reply #165 on: July 11, 2019, 05:47:20 PM »
Why is that ironic?

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« Reply #166 on: July 16, 2019, 01:08:35 PM »
Tetris Effect is coming to PC next week- Epic Games Store exclusive.
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« Reply #167 on: July 17, 2019, 03:11:57 AM »


wow thx for the launcher update epic

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« Reply #168 on: July 17, 2019, 08:32:52 PM »
Free up tons of resources with the text-only version of the EGS launcher.
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Re: Epic Games Store thread. TORCHLIGHT up!!! Limbo next.
« Reply #170 on: July 24, 2019, 01:09:40 PM »
Tetris Effect is coming to PC next week- Epic Games Store exclusive.

Nah, I'm still gonna check it out

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« Reply #171 on: July 25, 2019, 12:33:20 PM »
Alan Wake and For Honor available August 2nd-9th.

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« Reply #174 on: July 25, 2019, 01:08:09 PM »
Moonlighter and This War of Mine free now.

Next week: Alan Wake and For Honor.

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« Reply #175 on: August 02, 2019, 08:59:42 AM »
Ooblets going EGS exclusive with a nice condescending fuck you from the devs in case you were hoping to buy it anywhere else




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Ah yes, Epic helping out those "starving artists" by scooping up a popular game already near completion; from a developer that currently has ~1200 Patreon subscribers; who had already secured a publisher (Double Fine) and then dropped them in favor of "self-publishing" eight weeks ago.
I don't blame them, as the pair probably made off with half a million dollars each, but don't expect me to buy the game - especially not after that condescending blog post.

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« Reply #176 on: August 02, 2019, 10:19:56 AM »
LOL, that shit is fucking hilarious.   The salty tears are great.

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« Reply #177 on: August 02, 2019, 10:28:03 AM »
i have to agree with the "well i'll just pirate it" thing. truly a bitchmade cop out move on the part of sad gaming losers :lol

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« Reply #178 on: August 02, 2019, 10:34:16 AM »
i have to agree with the "well i'll just pirate it" thing. truly a bitchmade cop out move on the part of sad gaming losers :lol



He's already paid for it, why should I pay for it because it's on a storefront I don't want to use BECAUSE that cunt already paid for it? :thinking

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« Reply #179 on: August 02, 2019, 10:35:02 AM »
i have to agree with the "well i'll just pirate it" thing. truly a bitchmade cop out move on the part of sad gaming losers :lol

Yes, like MMaRsu.

That blog post was a bad idea, because you are describing the man children that your business depends on and they aren't going to like it, but it's still funny.