The Epic Games Store counted until the launch of an untitled free title at 11:00 a.m.CET, and we found out last night that the game would be Rockstar’s hit Grand Theft Auto V, Thanks to an early tweet posted by Epic Games’ official Twitter account. However, since the clock expired at 11:00 a.m.CET, the Epic Games Store has completely failed, presumably because people have updated the website to claim the free game.
epos has confirmed that problems occur in business:
We currently have a lot of traffic in the Epic Games Store.
We are aware that users may experience slow load times, 500 errors, or a launcher crash at this point, and we are actively working on scaling. We will provide an update as soon as possible.
̵1; Epic Games Store (@EpicGames) May 14, 2020
According to the leaked tweet, Grand Theft Auto V will be available as a free download until May 21:
It seems that heavy traffic to the Epic Games Store could also affect Epic services other than officials Fourteen days Twitter account said The game examined problems on PC and Mac:
We’re investigating issues on PC and Mac that can affect launcher signups and in-game purchases.
We will provide an update as soon as we have more information. pic.twitter.com/YlFUP3vQEy
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As soon as the Epic Games Store returns if you want to claim GTA V.be aware that Epic Games must now have two-factor authentication enabled to receive free games. If you need instructions on how to enable two-factor authentication for your account, go to Epic for one.
Epic has awarded dozens of free titles since the Epic Games Store launched in December 2018. The company announced in January that it plans to continue giving away free games until 2020.