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Epic Games Founder: Aim of Epic Games Store is to be ‘Very Pro-Competitive;’ Multiple Stores is Healthy for the Industry
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Epic Games Founder: Aim of Epic Games Store is to be ‘Very Pro-Competitive;’ Multiple Stores is Healthy for the Industry

Epic Games, currently one of the biggest studios in the industry with the major success of Fortnite, launched their own store on the studio’s launcher. Not only that, they even take from developers a smaller stake of profits when compared to Steam’s 30%. This sparked a major discussion within the gaming industry claiming Epic Games is trying to take over Valve’s Steam position as the number one PC gaming platform and store. In a Reddit post, Epic Games Founder Tim Sweeney explained the entire situation and why the studio decided to start their own shop on the Epic Games platform. read more

Dev Admits ‘Stormy’ ATLAS Launch; Server Hosting Company Apologises, Says Game is in Much Earlier State than Studio Claimed
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Dev Admits ‘Stormy’ ATLAS Launch; Server Hosting Company Apologises, Says Game is in Much Earlier State than Studio Claimed

Developer Grapeshot Games’ pirate-themed MMORPG released into Steam’s Early Access program a few days before Christmas, and it went on to claim Steam’s Early Access best-seller for the week. However, as thousands of people watched Twitch streamers and others play the game in an incredibly early state. Players noticed this and ATLAS currently stands at a 28% positive rating out of a little over 14,000 reviews. read more