The Epic Games Store shall be getting a variety of customary, and pretty primary options within the coming months.
Epic has made the event roadmap for the Epic Games Store public, displaying the options already applied and a timeline for what’s but to return.
As it beforehand did with Fortnite, the developer shared the shop’s Trello board, making it straightforward for anybody to maintain observe of its growth progress.
The Epic retailer solely not too long ago acquired a search operate, however the greatest addition to date has been the flexibility to pre-load games. Offline mode was added earlier this 12 months, alongside regional pricing.
In the following three months, you’ll start to see enhancements to game patch sizes, the arrival of cloud saves, updates to the offline mode, and a redesign to the shop web page. Wishlists, person critiques, bundles that take note of owned games, and a giant one: mod help are due out between 4, and 6 months from now.
Looking additional forward, achievements, and a procuring cart (!) are on the docket for someday later this 12 months. There’s actually lots right here to be enthusiastic about, however none of it’s sadly revolutionary or fascinating in its personal proper.
The majority of those deliberate additions exist already on many PC shops, even these not as huge or as feature-rich as Steam, corresponding to Origin, Uplay and so on.
As groups work on making a case for the Epic Store’s options, the writer is busy signing exclusive games to the platform.