The Epic Game Store often offers free games in the form of ‘mystery games’, which users can download and keep forever without charge. This time the company has made its very popular game Grand Theft Auto V free till 21 May.
On May 14, Epic Games Store listed the highly popular game Grand Theft Auto V (GTA V) for free. Shortly after the game became free, traffic from a large number of users led to the Epic Store website and the launcher app Slowdown and Error. Epic acknowledged the problem and said the company was working on fixing the problems.According to the most recent tweet from the official account of the Epic Games Store, now most users can access the Epic Games Store and Launcher. Apart from this, if a post of Reddit is to be believed, the list of upcoming free games on the Epic Store has been leaked.
The Epic Game Store often offers free games in the form of ‘mystery games’, which users can download and keep forever, at no charge. This time the company has made its very popular game Grand Theft Auto V free till 21 May. Because its popularity is very high, it was natural that a crowd of users had to come to download it.This was the reason that the sudden increase in traffic caused slowdown and error (problems) in both the store and the launcher. Even though GTA V is a seven-year-old game, but this crowd of users suggests that the popularity of this game has not diminished even today. Let us know that GTA V is also available for free in India and you have till 21 May to download the game and keep it forever.
In a tweet soon after users reported the problem, Epic acknowledged the problems and said the company was working on a fix. This was followed by another tweet, which stated that some problems were still being reported by some users. Finally, on the morning of May 15, the company shared that it had “released an update to address these issues” and that most users can now access the Epic Games Store website and launcher.