Players can collect Epistory – Writing Chronicles which is free to download, play, and save from the Epic Games Store, starting Thursday, January 19.
Epistory – Writing Chronicles, from developer Fishing Cactus, is an action-adventure, puzzle-solving allegory for the writing process. In it, players are a girl exploring an isometric, tile-based fantasy land while traveling aboard a giant fox (one with three tails). Throughout their journey, they unlock text fragments to progress through the game’s story, while using the keyboard to defeat powerful enemies. It was first released in 2016 (after a year in Early Access) for Windows PCs and was followed by a spiritual sequel, Nanotale – Typing Chronicles.
The game is available to claim now, but only for the next seven days. Free games from last week, first class problems, Gamedec – Definitive EditionY divine knockout, They are back on the market at their normal price.
Epic Games Store freebies are available to anyone with an Epic Games Store (also free) account; they will be added to your library and started from there. Epic has been giving away free games on a weekly basis, as an incentive to join the store (and play Epic’s own games, such as Fortnite) since its launch in December 2018.
The next free game on the Epic Games Store is Byea narrative adventure game that was released in the summer of 2021. It will be available starting Thursday, January 26.
When does the Epic Games Store update with free games?
Epic typically updates its lineup of free games every Thursday at 11am ET/8am PT.
Epic Games Store Free Games History 2023
- January 1 to January 5: Dishonored – Definitive Edition Y Eximus: Seize the front line
- January 5 to January 12: Kerbal Space Program Y Shadow Tactics: Aiko’s Choice
- January 12 to January 19: first class problems, Gamedec – Definitive EditionY divine knockout
- January 19 to January 26: Epistory – Writing Chronicles