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You can't gift games on the Epic Games Store, as you can only buy games for your own account - here's what you need to know

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Although the Epic Games Launcher is becoming increasingly seen as an alternative to Steam, it's still missing a lot of the features that made Steam so popular.
One of these is a gifting feature.
You can't gift games on the Epic Games Store
As of this writing, there's no way to send a game as a gift through the Epic Games Store or Launcher. When you buy a game through the Epic Games Store, it's yours, no one else's.
You could get around this by giving your username and password to a friend and letting them use your account. But that's against Epic Games' rules, and...
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How to redeem codes for games purchased in the Epic Games Store, using the Epic Games Launcher or website

How to redeem codes for games purchased in the Epic Games Store, using the Epic Games Launcher or website

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

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Epic Games is the company behind the world-popular "Fortnite," but it also has its own store with hundreds of games for sale.
Games purchased from the Epic Games store automatically appear in your library for download. But if you purchase a copy of a game from a third-party supplier, you'll need to redeem the product key that comes with it in the Epic Games Store to play it. This shows you've actually purchased the game.
The product key, or code, is typically sent to your email if you buy a digital copy online, while codes for physical purchases are normally found on...
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