CAPE TOWN – Epic Games, the developer of Fortnite announced last week that it would launch an online PC game store and it is now live today.
After launching the platform at the Game Awards in Los Angeles last night, the company stated that users can find it on the Epic Launcher app for Windows and Mac.
Only 3 games are available to play on the platform right now but more will be added soon.
A lot of the games on the platform or soon to be added are already sold on online gaming store Steam that is developed by Valve, Epic said in their statement that the developers will get 88 percent of the total revenue when the games are purchased on their Games Store
Compared to Valve, developers only get a standard 70 percent and when using the Unreal Engine they won't have to pay the usual 5 percent royalty fee when selling with Epic.