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Best Free PC Games on Epic Games Store 2021

Fortnite Battle Royale
Fortnite Battle Royale (Image credit: Epic Games)

PC gaming doesn't have to be costly, and the Epic Games Store is one of the latest emerging storefronts delivering value with its regular discounts and giveaways. It also packs a healthy selection of free-to-play titles, serving up various genres for absolutely nothing. We've rounded up the best free games you can find via the Epic Games Store today.

PC gaming doesn't need to cost a penny

PC gaming comes with dozens of leading free-to-play titles, many among the most-played out there, and supported by optional cosmetics and battle passes extend your experience. It makes it easier than ever to try these titles, representing some of the best PC games through the Epic Games Store.

For the Epic Games Store, you're looking at several exclusives to consider, namely with the company's own Fortnite. The hit battle royale has served millions over recent years, propelled into the spotlight with sizeable collaborations with leading brands and celebrities. That only builds on an addictive fundamental gameplay loop, where the fight for last man standing provides a thrill that never wears thin.

Also, don't forget to keep your eye out for limited-time giveaways through the Epic Games Store, with the company handing out free titles to keep every single week. That also couples with 15 days of free games this holiday, with a new title emerging from December 17 through December 31 — recent highlights including Alien Isolation, Cities Skylines, and Metro: 2033 Redux.

Matt Brown is Windows Central's Senior Editor, Xbox & PC, at Future. Following over seven years of professional consumer technology and gaming coverage, he’s focused on the world of Microsoft's gaming efforts. You can follow him on Twitter @mattjbrown.