Metro: Last Light and For The King are free on Epic Games Store this week

Epic Games Store has put on offer, as a repeat, For The King, as well as Metro: Last Light Redux, for its giveaway this week, taking the place of Dandara: Trials of Fear Edition.

A turn-based RPG with roguelike elements, For The King features procedurally generated maps, quests, and events with three-player local and online coop as well as solo play. Here's how the Epic Games Store describes it:

For The King is a challenging blend of strategy, turn-based combat, and roguelike elements. Each playthrough is unique with procedural maps, quests, and events. Explore Fahrul in either single player, local, or online co-op.

Metro: Last Light continues the story where Metro 2033 left off, putting players in the Moscow Metro in a post-apocalyptic world following a nuclear armageddon. On offer is the Redux edition of the game which comes with overall enhancements to the engine. Here's how the Epic Games Store describes it:

It is the year 2034. Beneath the ruins of post-apocalyptic Moscow, in the tunnels of the Metro, the remnants of mankind are besieged by deadly threats from outside – and within. Mutants stalk the catacombs beneath the desolate surface, and hunt amidst the poisoned skies above.

But rather than stand united, the station-cities of the Metro are locked in a struggle for the ultimate power, a doomsday device from the military vaults of D6. A civil war is stirring that could wipe humanity from the face of the earth forever. As Artyom, burdened by guilt but driven by hope, you hold the key to our survival – the last light in our darkest hour…

Epic Games Store is offering For The King and Metro: Last Light for Windows, however they are also available for macOS and Linux via Steam where they are both priced $19.99 at the time of writing. Here are the minimum requirements:

For The King Metro: Last Light Redux
  • OS: Windows 7/8/8.1/10 x64
  • Processor: Intel Core2 Duo E4300 (2 * 1800) / AMD Athlon Dual Core 4450e (2 * 2300) or equivalent
  • Memory: 4096 MB RAM
  • Graphics: GeForce 8800 GTX (768 MB) / Intel HD 4600 / Radeon HD 3850 (512 MB) (DirectX 9)
  • Storage: 3GB
Windows
  • OS: Windows Vista, 7 or 8 (64-bit only)
  • Processor: Dual Core CPU (2.2+ GHz Dual Core CPU or better)
  • Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10, Shader Model 4 compliant graphics cards (GeForce 8800 GT 512 MB, GeForce GTS 250, etc)
  • DirectX: Version 10
  • Storage: 10 GB available space
  • Additional Notes: 64-bit only

If you wish to claim For The King and Metro: Last Light Redux you can find them here. They will be free to claim until February 11, which is when Epic will put on offer Halcyon 6 Starbase Commander for its next giveaway.

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