Farming Simulator 19 Is Now Completely Free Through The Epic Games Store

Farming Simulator 19 Is Now Completely Free Through The Epic Games Store
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PC gamers have grown accustomed to getting free games from the Epic Games Store. Every month, there are new offerings worth checking out. Sometimes it’s RPGs and other times it’s first-person shooters. The month of January was a great month in this regard, and thankfully, the deals don’t seem to be slowing down any time soon.

Right now, those who head to the Epic Games Store can pick up Farming Simulator 19 for absolutely no charge. If you’ve always wondered what it’s like to be a farmer in rural America, this is certainly the game for you.

On paper, a game about farming may not seem like the most particularly interesting subject matter. And yet when you start getting into this game’s depth and mechanics, there are so many amazing layers to discover.

Farming Simulator 19 takes a lot of the same elements that have made this franchise beloved in the gaming community and expands upon them. For example, there is now so many more vehicles on the roster. From small utility vehicles to large commercial tractors, there’s a vehicle for every type of farming chore.

Learning their mechanics and seeing your skills pay off in rewarding ways never ceases to be fun. There are always new mechanics to master as you take your small farm and turn it into a big-production crop business. It’s special seeing how far you can get in this game.

Aside from the vehicle diversity, there are a bevy of livestock you’ll get to interact with and take care of. These include chickens, sheep, cows, and of course, pigs. You’ll have to stay on top of their maintenance if you wish to do well early on in your farming career.

Farming Simulator 19 also gets its open-world systems right. There are vast fields you can explore, whether it’s with a farming vehicle or just a horse. Seeing how open this game really is lets you appreciate every detail that the developer — Giants Software — nailed perfectly.

There are just so many activities you can mess around with in this game. Some are important to your financial success and others are simply meant to kill some time. Whatever you end up doing, you’ll appreciate the authentic details. Farming Simulator 19 really is one of the best installments to date and it can be yours for nothing. All you have to do is head to the Epic Games Store and claim your free copy before the deal expires.