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The other notable thing about the Epic Games store is its revenue split with game developers, which is closer to the generous terms of an itch.io than it is with Steam.

If you'd prefer to wait until the game is 100% complete, we expect Hades will eventually be available on a variety of platforms, once Early Access is complete.

If they can persuade those triple-A publishers who haven't yet begun publishing PC titles on their own stores, like Electronic Arts, Activision Blizzard, Ubisoft and Microsoft, then the outlook for Steam may be worse than anyone could have imagined just a short while ago. That means that developers get 70% of profits while game and app stores get 30%.

However, one of the most interesting features that Epic highlighted for the store is that the Epic Games Store will offer users a free game every two weeks, with the first two titles to be Subnautica (December 14-27) and Super Meat Boy (December 28 - January 10). At its most popular, about 8 million people were playing the game at one time.

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To be clear, these are games you'd normally have to pay for that Epic is giving away free.

Lots of basic features are missing right now; Search is missing, and there are not categories or tags to browse games of interest. Game pages lack information about recent updates, supported game modes, or hardware other than minimum and recommended PC requirements. This is not too dissimilar to EA making select games free on its Origin store. This time, we wanted everyone to be able to play our game as soon as we felt it was ready to reveal.

While this selection is sure to grow, it's clear Epic Games store isn't going to be anything like Steam in the near future. The Pathless, the new game from the makers of Abzu, is so far only listed for Epic.

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