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Death Stranding on PC Won't Be an Epic Exclusive

And everyone breathed a short sigh of relief.

Control's New PC Patch Forces You to Launch Through the Epic Games Store [Update: It's Being Fixed]

An Epic representative tells USG that DRM and store authentication decisions are up to developers and publishers.

Manifold Garden Launches This Friday After Seven Years of Development

The mind-warping puzzler is finally finished.

Supergiant's Greg Kasavin on Hades' Development and Why Epic Games Store Was the "Obvious Choice"

Supergiant's new approach to Hades' development has paid off.

Shenmue 3's Refund Process is Starting Soon, But It Might Take a While

PC backers will have a two week window to ask for their money back.

Valve is Overhauling the Steam Library

Some extra help is coming for those sifting through massive backlogs.

Fortnite Gets a Borderlands 3 'Mayhem' Crossover Event

And the new patch 10.20 is out right now.

One of Epic's Flagship Exclusives is Coming to Steam

Supergiant's Hades aiming for v1.0 sometime next year.

Epic Games Store Finally Adds Cloud Saves, but Not for Every Game Quite Yet

More are on the way, once they start working.

Ooblets Devs Respond to Torrent of Hateful Messages Following Epic Announcement

The two-person team shares some of the thousands of messages they've received.

Epic Responds To "Disturbing Trend" of Misinformation and Harassment of Epic-Exclusive Developers

The publisher is supporting its partners in the wake of a harassment campaign.

Ooblets Devs Flooded With Hateful Messages Following Epic Deal

The anti-Epic vitriol train went to Ooblets this time.

Ooblets Dev on Move to Epic: "That Takes a Huge Burden of Uncertainty Off Of Us"

Financial security will let the team make the game it wants to make.

MechWarrior 5 Dev Says Timed Epic Exclusivity Is About Visibility

Getting discovered on Steam is getting harder and harder these days, it seems.

MechWarrior 5, Now a Timed Epic Exclusive, Gets Bumped Back to December

The big robots will stay with Epic for a year.

Epic Exclusive Tetris Effect VR Uses SteamVR, But Doesn't Necessarily Require It

It seems only Vive will need SteamVR to run through the Epic Store.

Tetris Effect Is Coming to PC With VR Support Next Week, Exclusive to Epic Games Store

Bump up the resolution and slide into the beats.

"G2A Do Not Care About the People Who Make Games"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | It's all about indies this week as small developers have it out with G2A, discuss marketing strategies, fumble through PR gaffs, and move to the Epic Games Store.

Refunds Are Being Offered To Shenmue 3 Kickstarter Backers Who Don't Want To Wait A Year For Steam

They're also scrapping one stretch goal in favor of some others.

Paradox Chairman Says Platform Holders Are "Taking Too Much Money"

The 70/30 split is "outrageous," says Fredrik Wester.

The Original Auto Chess Creators are Creating an Exclusive Version for Epic Games Store

The original Auto Chess team is switching to a different platform.

Storylines to Watch Heading Into E3 2019, From Streaming to Next-Gen Consoles

E3 is next week and we want answers to the most pressing video game questions of 2019.

Bethesda on Choosing to Bring Fallout 76 to Steam: "It Was an Easy Decision"

In a year for Epic Games Store, Bethesda chose Steam.

Dauntless' Servers Didn't Seem Prepared For Its Own Popularity on Full Release

Well, it's not the worst problem to solve.

Epic Games Store Sale Starts Today With Huge Cuts and a $10 Epic Subsidy

Epic is providing an extra discount at no cost to the developers.

Epic Clarifies: No Announced Plans to Stop Selling Rocket League on Steam

Steam players will also still have access to their Rocket League content.

Epic Games Buys Rocket League, Promises it Will Remain Available to Existing Players on Steam [Update]

Now Epic is buying up companies, instead of just exclusives.

Tim Sweeney: Epic Games Store Will Back Off Exclusives If Steam Gives Devs More Revenue Share

Epic's CEO issues Steam an offer it'll probably refuse.

Gearbox CEO: Steam "May Look Like a Dying Store" in 5 to 10 Years

Randy Pitchford has some predictions about Steam.

"Accessibility Means Options, Not Easy Gameplay"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Privilege checks all around as the industry discusses difficulty, accessibility, and the idea of gaming as a meritocracy.

Why the Epic Games Store Gets a Lot of Hate and Whether It's Deserved

People are really angry about Epic Games' foray into digital storefronts.

"The Epic Games Store is Spyware:" How a Toxic Accusation Was Started by Anti-Chinese Sentiment

One of the biggest complaints about the Epic Games Store doesn't hold up.

Epic Games CEO Says Games Already on Steam Can Still Sign Up as Epic Games Store Exclusives

Steam games can still become Epic Games Store exclusives, CEO says.

Deleted Borderlands 3 Tweet Suggests September Release Date [Update]

April Fool's? Actually, maybe not.

Google Stadia, Epic, Unions: What We Learned From an Eventful Week in Games

It's been a busy week for games. Here are our biggest takeaways.

"Google Went Big Today and We Have a Couple of Months Until E3, When We Will Go Big"

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Stadia leads a busy week of GDC, as Epic looks to save games from gamers and Christchurch has people rethinking hatred in their communities.

Epic Games Store Won't Be Hogging Exclusives Forever

Epic says its main strategy is still its more generous revenue share, not exclusives.

The Outer Worlds, Control, and Phoenix Point Head Up Titles Coming to the Epic Games Store

Epic is trying to sweeten the pot and bring PC players over to its store.

Detroit, Beyond, and Heavy Rain Coming to PC on the Epic Games Store

Quantic Dream's titles finally drop their PlayStation exclusivity.

Hate Spiders Like Any Sane Human? You'll Love Satisfactory's Arachnophobia Mode

That one Jak and Daxter level still haunts me.

Epic Games Store Road Map Reveals a Host of New Features

User reviews and more are on the way to the Epic Games Store.

Hyper Light Drifter Developers Ditch Pixels for Polygons in Solar Ash Kingdom

Solar Ash Kingdom is the long-anticipated follow-up to the indie hit Hyper Light Drifter.

Supergiant's Greg Kasavin on Hades, Epic Games Store, and the Beauty of Democratized Game Development

At DICE Summit 2019, we catch up with Supergiant Games, two months into its first early access game.

How to Fix Axiom Verge's Steam Problem on the Epic Games Store

It turns out "Steam" is the reason Axiom Verge keeps crashing on the Epic Games Store.

A Timeline of How Metro Exodus' Launch Turned Toxic

The first flashpoint in the ensuing Epic vs. Steam story.

The Epic vs. Steam Fight Heats up as Loot Box Concerns Grow

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | Metro Exodus thumbs its nose at Steam, EA admits defeat in FIFA Ultimate Team fight, and nobody wants a pre-owned GameStop.

How Metro Exodus' Epic Games Exclusivity is Affecting Pre-Orders

Where will you redeem your Metro Exodus pre-order?

Metro Exodus' Sudden Switch to Epic Really is Unfair

But not for Valve and Steam.

Switch? Steam? Indie Devs Pick the Best Online Store

At PAX South, we ask developers what platforms they're bringing their latest games to.

Starting Screen | The Emerging War Between the Epic Games Store and Steam is Just the Beginning

The digital ecosystem is undergoing its biggest shakeup since 2005.

"That Just Seems Friggin' Insane:" Chaos Reigns at Unity and Activision This Week

THIS WEEK IN BUSINESS | It's been hectic as Bungie splits with Activision, Improbable-Unity take a messy dispute public, and Epic teams with Ubisoft to keep The Division 2 off Steam.

The Gaming Subscription Bubble Just Keeps Growing. How Long Until It Bursts?

How many subscriptions can the market take?

The Division 2 Skips Steam as Ubisoft Chooses Epic Games Store

"No plans" to release The Division 2 on Steam.

The Walking Dead: The Final Season is Now an Epic Game Store Exclusive, Kind Of

Epic apparently helped Skybound in a big way.

Discord Game Store Comes After Both Epic and Steam With New Revenue Model

Discord is offering developers 90 percent of the revenue.

Epic is Releasing Fortnite's Cross-Platform Services to Game Developers for Free Next Year

Hopefully this will make cross-platform gaming easier to adopt.