The Epic Games Store made it simpler to get a refund

Epic Games Store now requires two-factor authentication for free games

A pleasant change has come to the Epic Games Store: the power to begin the method to routinely refund a purchase order. Prior to this, gamers must request a refund by contacting Epic Support and beginning a ticket. Now, the method could be accomplished with a fast enter. A post on Epic’s official site explains the new policy intimately.

Here’s the way it works. A consumer can go to the Epic Games website, choose ‘Account’, after which choose their ‘Transactions’ tab. From there, they will choose a recreation and request a refund. Every recreation is eligible for a refund so long as it’s initiated within the 14 days after the acquisition, your complete play time hasn’t exceeded two hours, and also you weren’t banned from the sport. In addition, the method could be denied “if Epic determines that you are abusing the refund policy.”

This is in step with Steam’s policy on self-refunds, and provides an vital characteristic to the Epic launcher that had been lacking for a while. The shopper nonetheless lags behind by way of sure functionalities, however self-refunding lowers the danger of a nasty buy and permits gamers to decide out of video games that show to be inaccessible ultimately.

In addition, the Epic Games launcher replace consists of Keyless integration, which permits gamers to hyperlink their account to third-party digital gross sales platforms Fanatical, Green Man Gaming, and Genba Digital. There’s additionally bandwidth administration and extra native currencies in place for gamers from nations like Canada and Australia.

According to the submit, the subsequent two massive tasks in course of for the Epic Games retailer is a mod market, which can permit gamers to put in and handle participant and developer made mods for his or her video games. There may even be an achievement system, for many who take pleasure in making that quantity go up.

Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These don’t affect editorial content material, although Vox Media could earn commissions for merchandise bought through affiliate hyperlinks. For extra data, see our ethics coverage.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.