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    5:30 PM on 09.25.2013

    Dig into the Unreal Engine 4 in this character trailer

    I always like learning how an engine is made from the ground up -- especially one as prestigious and highly used as the Unreal Engine. Here in the above video you can do just that with Epic's Jordan Walker and Zak Parrish, a...

    Chris Carter

    4:00 PM on 08.13.2013

    Bulletstorm dev on sales: 'We did everything we could'

    People Can Fly wanted to make a sequel to Bulletstorm, one of the most pleasantly surprising first-person shooters in years, but the prospect was deemed too risky. (I'm still not over this, if you couldn't tell.) Instead, the...

    Jordan Devore

    8:00 PM on 08.03.2013

    CCP releases statistics for largest EVE Online fight

    Last weekend, we reported on a battle that was taking place in EVE Online. At the time, it wasn't hard to see that it was the literal largest battle that had ever taken place in the game since it launched back in 2004. Develo...

    Sterling Aiayla Lyons

    7:45 PM on 07.12.2013

    Nintendo Vs. EVO, GTA V on PC & New Mystery IPs!

    Today's Destructoid Show tackles the big issues today: Nintendo got in a fight with the Fighting Game Community, then announced Captain Olimar, the Pikmin guy is gonna be in Super Smash Bros IV. Ninja Theory shows off a...

    Max Scoville

    9:00 AM on 05.03.2013

    Epic Citadel tech demo puts Rude House tech in browsers

    Epic Games has teamed up with Mozilla to show the impressive results of running its Unreal 3 Epic Citadel demo in browsers. If you have the latest version of Firefox, you can go here and check out a real-time demonstration of...

    Jim Sterling

    12:15 PM on 04.30.2013

    Battleship producer joins Gears of War film

    Joining countless other adaptations of popular videogames that someone bought the rights to only for us to hear little if nothing else since, the Gears of War movie is still happening. Variety reports that Battleshi...

    Jordan Devore

    9:00 PM on 04.04.2013

    Epic: Fortnite might be the best thing we've ever done

    Epic Games seems to be pretty proud of Fortnite. So proud, in fact, that they're keeping a lot of details close to the hip. Mark Rein, the studio's vice president, spoke with CVG, and he couldn't help but say a few glowi...

    Brett Makedonski

    12:30 PM on 03.29.2013

    GDC: Epic shows off Unreal Engine 4 Infiltrator tech demo

    Epic Games has once again used the Game Developers Conference to show off Unreal Engine 4. In this new "Infiltrator" demonstration video, we're shown a gritty world that, while I don't think it showcases the visual fide...

    Jordan Devore

    2:00 AM on 03.08.2013

    Mike Capps 'no longer affiliated' with Epic Games

    Back in December Mike Capps, former president of Epic Games, announced he was retiring from the company to focus largely on his family and upcoming baby. Mike was going to stick around in an advisory role, but tonight he anno...

    Hamza CTZ Aziz

    7:15 AM on 12.07.2012

    BioShock Infinite flies away to March 26, so far away

    BioShock Infinite is now set to be released on March 26 for PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. Yeah, that's an extra month of no totally awesome fun times with BioShock. Bummer. It seems Ken Levine cares more about making great...

    Allistair Pinsof

    1:30 PM on 08.29.2012

    Unreal Engine 3 shown running on Windows 8, RT

    At the IFA 2012 trade show, currently taking place in Berlin, Epic Games and NVIDIA showed the first public demonstration of Unreal Engine 3 running on Windows 8 and Windows RT. A live demo of Epic's "Epic Citadel" was shown...

    Dale North

    4:15 PM on 07.13.2012

    SDCC: More fun times with GoW: Judgment's Overun mode

    Gears of War: Judgment is bringing with it a new multiplayer mode called Overrun. It's a first for Gears as the mode focuses on class-based gameplay, with a major focus on teamwork. While I dug what I played at E3, it turns o...

    Hamza CTZ Aziz

    1:08 PM on 07.12.2012

    SDCC: Epic Games: Fortnite the first UE4 game, PC only

    At a panel this morning at San Diego Comic-Con, Epic Games revealed that upcoming game Fortnite will be the first Unreal Engine 4 game. Design director Cliff Bleszinski: "This game has a great style, and it deserves to be the...

    Dale North

    2:15 PM on 06.26.2012

    Epic Games will bring Fortnite to Comic-Con next month

    Fortnite, Epic Games' quirky Minecraft-inspired game announced at the VGAs, will finally be unveiled at Comic-Con next month. How do we know this? Uncompromising investigative journalism, perhaps? Or, maybe JUST MAYBE because...

    Allistair Pinsof

    2:15 PM on 12.12.2011

    Epic: Minecraft inspired new IP Fortnite

    Those that caught The 2011 Spike VGA show this weekend saw the debut trailer for Epic Games' Fortnite. This game has players running around during the day to to build forts to defend from zombie attacks at night. It uses the...

    Dale North

    5:30 PM on 11.25.2011

    Rumor: Gears of War prequel trilogy by People Can Fly

    The rumor mill never takes a day off. Today we've got a juicy one from the latest issue of Official Xbox Magazine. They say that the Gears of War franchise could live on through some prequel games, and that Bulletstorm develo...

    Dale North