Nintendo, PlayStation and Xbox Fans Unite as Fall Guys Finally Goes Free to Play!

Published 06/22/2022, 10:30 AM EDT

The fan-favorite multiplayer game Fall Guys is now available for free on Epic Games Store. Fans have been waiting for the game to go free to play, and the dream has finally come true.

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Falls Guys is a platform-based battle royale that came out in 2020. But then it was only available on Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 4. The game became a colossal hit soon after its release. It’s been two years since this game was released, and it’s still a favorite.

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The developers decided to turn the game into a free play. Further, Fall Guys would be available on PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Series X/S. Not to forget, it will also be available on Nintendo Switch.

Fans celebrate as Fall Guys becomes free to play

As soon as the game was available on the Epic stores, fans didn’t waste a second getting the game on their devices. Further, fans also shared their thoughts on the new free Fall Guys.

Many fans joked about the game as so many players tried playing that the server couldn’t keep up with the demand. However, the devs took short notice and apologized to the fans on Twitter for the inconvenience.

What’s new about this online platform-based battle royale game?

The free-to-play Fall Guys will have the same gameplay but one of the most significant changes would be that it’s now available on various platforms, including Xbox and Nintendo. Moreover, Steam removed this game from their store as it will be available on Epic Games. However, those who owned a copy of Steam would continue to get updates and will be able to play with the new players joining the game from Epic.

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Another change of the new Fall Guys is that it has cross-play and cross-progression. So, the fans won’t need to have different copies of this game on their other consoles.

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Also, now the game wouldn’t change the main gameplay, as we said, but it will have a new in-game currency called Show-Bucks and a new progression system. Moreover, there would be new games round, but they will continue to take inspiration from game shows like Takeshi’s Castle and It’s a Knockout.

Millions of new fans have joined this world of jellybean beings, and more will be joining with each passing day. Are you going to play Fall Guys too?

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Ripan Majumdar

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Ripan Majumdar is an F1 writer at Essentially Sports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor's in Science from West Bengal State University, Kolkata. Ripan is a massive Red Bull Racing and Sergio Perez fan, and has been following the sport for over the past few years.

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