Two new games have been confirmed for the ongoing Epic Games Store award.
From May 12 to May 19, both Prey and Jotun: Valhalla Edition will be available for download and retention.
Prey is a first-person action-adventure game developed by Arkane Studios and published by Bethesda.
“In Prey, you wake up aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in 2032. You’re the main subject in an experiment meant to change humanity forever, but things have gone terribly wrong,” the ad says. Prey currently costs 34.99 euros.
The action puzzler Jotun: Valhalla Edition is created by Thunder Lotus and is “a hand-drawn action exploration game set in Norse mythology,” according to the description. “In Jotun, you play as Torah, a Viking warrior who died without ignorance and has to prove herself to the gods in order to enter Valhalla. I play the gods.”
These games replace Asmodee Digital’s Terraforming Mars, which are currently free to download until May 12th.
In 2021, the Epic Games Store released 89 free titles worth € 1,622. According to Epic, users claimed more than 765 million free games in 2021, with 194 million people using the store.
Earlier this year, Epic announced the purchase of the Bandcamp music platform. “Fair and open platforms are critical to the future of the proven economy,” the company said in a statement.
“Epic and Bandcamp share a mission to build the most artist – friendly platform that allows creators to retain most of their hard-earned money. Bandcamp will play a key role in Epic’s vision for building a music market ecosystem. ., games, art, music and much more. “
In other news, Xbox and Bethesda have announced an E3-style “game demo” that will be streamed next June.
The show will take place on June 12 at 6PM UK (10AM PT / 1PM ET) and will feature “incredible titles from Xbox Game Studios, Bethesda and our partners around the world.”