The Epic Games Store’s latest free game is Encased, a tactical sci-fi RPG set in an alternative, post-apocalyptic 1970s.
Developed by Dark Crystal Games and published by Prime Matter, the title is now free to claim until December 24 at 8am PT / 11am ET / 4pm GMT.
According to its Epic Games Store listing, Encased is “a classic isometric RPG set in a dystopian environment allowing you to fight enemies, explore the hostile wasteland, level up your character and join one of the forces in the ruined world that survived through the horrific Incident, isolated from the rest of the world.”
Encased Feature Trailer (2021)
The Epic Games Store is currently in the midst of its ‘15 Days of Free Games‘ campaign, which sees a different title being made available free of charge every day.
Other titles given away during the promotion include Bloons TD 6, Horizon Chase Turbo, Costume Quest 2, Sable, Them’s Fightin’ Herds, Wolfenstein: The New Order and Fallout Classic Collection.
Each game is free for one day, after which it’s replaced with another free title. The Epic Games Store will give away one mystery title every day until December 29.
The store is also currently running its annual holiday sale, featuring discounts of up to 75% until January 5, 2023.
In addition to these discounts, Epic is offering a further 25% off full game purchases of $14.99 / £11.99 / €14.99 or above during the sale.
The 25% discount will automatically be applied to every shopping basket that contains one or more eligible games. It won’t work on pre-purchases, game add-ons like DLC or season passes, or in-game currencies.