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The Epic Games Store Unveils Ambitious Plans For 2024: More Free Games, Enhanced Features, And iOS Return

The Epic Games Store Unveils Ambitious Plans For 2024: More Free Games, Enhanced Features, And iOS Return

Epic Games Store Set to Elevate User Experience with New Features and Expansion to iOS in Europe

Following a productive year in 2023, the Epic Games Store is gearing up for significant enhancements in 2024, aiming to elevate user experience and expand its reach, including a return to iOS devices in Europe.

In a recent update, Epic Games outlined its plans for the upcoming year, with a focus on implementing new features and improving existing functionalities to provide users with a seamless gaming experience. Among the key developments slated for 2024 is the introduction of a new download manager, offering users enhanced control over updates, scheduled downloads, and the ability to reorder games in their download queue. Additionally, improvements to the Offline Mode are in the works, including clearer error information and the option to deliberately switch to an offline state.

On the social front, Epic is working on enhancing friends lists to provide more meaningful interactions among users. Furthermore, players can look forward to the option to preload purchased games, subscription support with rewards, and dynamic bundles that ensure cost savings even for users who already own some bundled items.

The Epic Games Store Unveils Ambitious Plans For 2024: More Free Games, Enhanced Features, And iOS Return

One of the most anticipated announcements is Epic’s return to iOS devices in Europe, following changes in regulations. While an exact timeline has not been provided, Epic has obtained its Apple Developer Account and plans to launch the Epic Games Store and Fortnite on iOS devices in Europe in 2024, under the operation of Epic Games Sweden AB.

For avid gamers who enjoy the weekly free games offered on the platform, Epic reassures that this promotion will continue throughout 2024. In 2023 alone, 86 free games were offered, with a staggering total of 586 million free games claimed, highlighting the popularity of this initiative among users.

As the Epic Games Store continues to evolve and expand its offerings, 2024 promises to be an exciting year for gamers, with a host of new features and opportunities on the horizon.