also used in internet games (such as counter-strike) when you die epically.
Antonym: Epic Win
Jeff: I can't...
Judy: Epic Fail!
(probably not how it would come about)
2. verb: the act of failure so incredible that it becomes an embarasment to the person who commits the failure.
3. noun: any non-specific act which severly negates sucess. (see also, Fail)
he was trying to jump over the railing, but he epic failed and smashed his face on the ground!
-person steps on a rake and hits themself in the face- haha, Epic Fail.
-Guy 1- Dude I'm gonna try and fly all the way to the top of the map and remount before I hit the group, total hxc!
-Guy 2- It's not gonna work...
<Guy 1 falls for 30 sec straight and hits the ground dying on impact>
-Guy who was walking past the road and saw some random person spalt- Epic Fail! ROFL
Person 2: sounds like you have an Epic Fail on your case
Person 1: i watched this AMV of Fruits Basket and it was nice except IT WAS TO A FUCKING GLEE SONG
Person 2: lol, did Epic Fail make it?