Epic Games announced that the Epic Games Store has been living with titles from well-known game studios. The first games that are going to live are Annapurna's Ashen, Supergiant's Hades and TinyBuild's Hello Neighbor: Hide and Seek.
Epic announced Tuesday that the online store for PC and Mac games would only take a 12 percent revenue for games sold at the store, compared with 30 percent for Valves steam and other major app stores. You can call the store Fortnite built, as the popularity of Epic's combat royal game has generated huge revenue and opened new doors for Epic.
During this evening's release of The Game Awards, Epic revealed the first game of games offered through the store:
- Ashen by A44 and Annapurna Interactive (now available)
- Darksiders III by Gunfire Games and THQ Nordic (available December 14th)
- Hades of Supergiant Games (now available)
- Hello neighbor: Hide and Seek by tinyBuild (now available)
- Genesis Alpha One by Radiation Blue and Team17 coming soon)
- The journey of thatgamecompany and Annapurna Interactive (Coming Soon)
- Maneater of Tripwire Interactive (Coming Soon)
- Outer Wilds by Mobius Digital and Annapurna Interactive (Coming Soon)
- Pathless by Giant Squid Studios (Coming Soon)
- Rebel Galaxy Outlaw of Double Damage Games (Coming Soon)
- Satisfactory by Coffee Stain Studios (Coming Soon)
- Subnautica of Unknown Worlds Available Free From December 14 to December 27 ember)
- Super Meat Boy by Team Meat (Coming Soon)
- Super Meat Boy Forever of Team Meat (Coming Soon)
- World War Z of Saber Interactive (Coming Soon)
Epic Games Store Will Be Open for developers who use any engine, and advertised titles range from Unreal, Unity and Internal Motors. For games made with Unreal Engine, Epic will cover the engines' 5 percent royalty on revenue generated through the Epic Games store.
Epics Support-A-Creator program connects developers directly with over 10,000 creators like YouTube and Twitch streamers, and rewards create to provide additional exposure to game developers. Developers who choose to participate indicate the revenue sharing rate for the creator, which creators earn on each attributable sale. Epic pays the first five percent in the first 24 months.