If you’re fed up with having to deal with Dauntless‘s own launcher, then have no fear, the game’s soon doing away with it and migrating its way over to the Epic Games Store. This is just the next game to be making its bed
Also worth mentioning: the game will be coming to the Xbox One and PS4, and there will evidently be crossplay between all platforms.
They’ll be gradually migrating all accounts over to the Epic Games Store, and once that’s done, the old launcher will be retired. First though, you’ll be able to link your Dauntless account to your Epic Games account.
For more on the transition, head over to the official blog.