It is difficult to avoid giving Epic money, as they are the developers of the Unreal gaming engine.
Note that this is included in xbox game pass for PC. You can avoid giving epic money.
Also Saints Row III Remastered can be discounted. £5.31* when converted at 2:32am Sun 31st May.
That's a thought. The problem is do you want to take a risk and the chance of losing all those expensive games. Will anyone risk it for a cheap alternative.
Then you cant make it a uk account afterwards? Wont you get banned if you try this one off?