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Gears of War creator photo
Gears of War creator

Cliffy B's sci-fi shooter Project BlueStreak running in Unreal 4


Gears of War creator's next arena shooter
Mar 10
Clifford Bleszinski (Gears of War, Unreal Tournament) is working on a new sci-fi arena shooter, code named BlueStreak. While it still doesn't have a final name, it does have an engine. Bleszinski's Boss Key studio is wo... read
Free Unreal Engine 4 photo
Free Unreal Engine 4

Go build something: Unreal Engine 4 is free to use


That's not a real room
Mar 02
Epic Games is no longer charging developers a monthly subscription for Unreal Engine 4. The engine is now free for anyone to use. Well, free to a point -- "When you ship a game or application, you pay a 5% royalty on gross re... read
AIPD GDC trailer photo
AIPD GDC trailer

Beautiful UE4-powered shooter AIPD coming to GDC


This GDC trailer is chock-full of glowey, shooty twin-stick goodness
Feb 27
Artificial Intelligence Police Department, or AIPD for short, is an upcoming top-down, twin-stick shooter from Frankfurt-based studio Blazing Badger. It recently released this luminous new trailer for its debu... read
Unreal Engine 4 photo
Unreal Engine 4

Epic's offering $5M in grants to get devs on Unreal 4


'No strings attached'
Feb 19
To foster a healthy ecosystem for its gaming framework, Epic needs a stable of developers that are comfortable, well-versed, and dedicated to creating games around Unreal Engine 4. A fair share of large studios build their ga... read
RE 2 fan remake photo
RE 2 fan remake

This full remake of Resident Evil 2 in Unreal Engine 3 shows some real dedication


Enter the world of survival horror
Feb 01
While Capcom is spinning its wheels on the series (although Resident Evil HD Remastered was good and Resident Evil: Revelations 2 looks promising), YouTube user Rod Lima has finished a complete remake of Resident Evil 2 in U... read
Crazy tech demo photo
Crazy tech demo

Unreal 4 can help make some ridiculously photo realistic apartments


Can I live here? It must still be cheaper than San Francisco
Jan 27
3D artist and level designer Benoît Dereau, who has previously worked on Dishonored, has made one of the most impressive Unreal Engine 4 tech demos I've seen, as far as photo realism goes. It makes PT lo... read
Kingdom Hearts III photo
Kingdom Hearts III

Kingdom Hearts III will run on Unreal Engine 4 from now on


Square Enix's Luminous Engine is no longer the golden child
Oct 07
Tetsuya Nomura has revealed to a recent issue of Famitsu that Kingdom Hearts III will no longer be using Square Enix’s Luminous Engine going forward. Instead, it will be using Unreal Engine 4 while continuing developmen... read
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Epic Games gives Unreal Engine 4 to schools for free


Prove to dad you're not a fool
Sep 04
Schools and universities have free, unlimited access to Unreal Engine 4 now, thanks to Epic Games. These organizations need only to visit Epic's dedicated page for access for their staff and students.  When I was in scho... read
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Oh hey! You can be playing the new Unreal Tournament RIGHT NOW


Just be aware it's in pre-alpha
Aug 12
Epic is making the big leap by embracing live and open development with the new Unreal Tournament. We're seeing this game getting built from the ground up and as it turns out, you can be playing it right now!  This NeoGA... read
Epic Games UK photo
Epic Games UK

Epic Games UK set up to work on Unreal Engine 4


Formerly Pitbull Studio
Aug 05
Most of us won't recognize Pitbull Studio by name, but the company has worked with Epic Games in the past on Gears of War: Judgment and, most notably, Unreal Engine 4. Now, the two are further extending their partnership as P... read
Unreal Tournament photo
Unreal Tournament

Unreal Tournament footage: 'We have a game now'


Checking in with the latest build
Jul 29
I came in expecting little from this latest Unreal Tournament footage considering how not far along the game was in the last video, but this one is much more worthy of your time. Movement mechanics, levels, weapons, and team... read
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Also, Raiden gets even more annoying moves
For whatever reason, AOL accidentally let the cat out of the bag about Tekken 7, which is going to be running on Unreal Engine 4, and now we have a big ol' trailer for the game. Meanwhile, in a different game about guys with dumb hair hitting each other, Raiden has been revealed for Mortal Kombat X, and he seems to have a very loose understanding of what thunder can and can't block out. read feature

Simulation photo
Simulation

Unreal Engine 4 for Train Simulator and a Fishing sim are next at Dovetail


Huh, that might be good
Jul 03
Dovetail Games, the company behind Train Simulator, said last year that it planned to break into other types of simulation games in the future. One such title is Dovetail Games Fishing, coming to PC in late 2014 with more pla... read
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Yager

Yager announces PC dogfighting game Dreadnought


More Unreal Engine 4 multiplayer ship battles
Jun 10
The next game from Spec Ops: The Line developer Yager is an aerial dogfighting title for PC called Dreadnought. If CG trailers aren't your thing, hit the gallery below for screenshots. This is being built in Unreal Engine 4,... read
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News that's good to the last drop
There's a hot drizzle of news leading up to E3, and Max is here to suck it down and spit it back at you! A sequel to Homefront is actually happening, for some reason. Ed Boon officiates the new MK as Mortal Kombat X (as in E... read feature

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Murdered trailer

Murdered: Soul Suspect trailer does a terrible job naming killers


They need Steven Hansen on the case
Jun 03
The police of Salem, Massachusetts are obviously tapped out creatively. What else would be their reasoning for naming a murderer whose calling card is drawings of bells, the pun-deficient "Bell Killer?" Seriously, not even a... read
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It's got soul, but it's not a soldier
Ever since I completed Heavy Rain and walked away from it looking for a similar departure, I've been unable to find a suitable replacement beyond the realm of classic adventure gaming.  Though Heavy Rain was plagued with... read feature

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Ninja Theory's Unreal Engine 4 tech demo leaks


Sing us a song, you're the piano man
Jun 02
Ninja Theory, the studio behind DMC: Devil May Cry and Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, seems to have had one of their tech demos leak. Entitled, The Beggars Opera, it's not known if this was ever meant to be the studio's next... read
E3 secret leaks photo
We've left no stone unturned!
We've gotten our hands on some verifiable official E3 2014 leaks and secrets and we're spilling the beans. Find out what's in store from Microsoft, Nintendo, Ubisoft, Epic Games, EA, and all the other big companies making important announcements. Get a sneak peek at news about Battlefield 5, a new Nintendo MMO, Destiny, and all every other E3 reveal and announcement. read feature

Tappy Chicken photo
Tappy Chicken

Epic Games makes with the flappy with Tappy Chicken appy


Does that make you happy?
May 22
Epic Games has released Tappy Chicken, which is exactly what you think it is: a Flappy Bird clone. Available today via the App Store, Google Play, and browser today at 2 PM EST, Tappy Chicken was created with Unreal Engine 4,... read
The Hum photo
The Hum

The Hum sounds just crazy enough to be an interesting horror game


It also slightly reminds me of Under the Skin, weirdly
May 10
There's a new horror adventure in town, and it's rocking the cryptic title of The Hum. The upcoming PC/Mac title is under development using Unreal Engine 4, with additional support for Oculus Rift. In short, this means you'l... read
Unreal Tournament photo
A collaborative effort between Epic, fans, and Unreal Engine 4 devs
Epic Games made its "future of Unreal Tournament" announcement and it's actually promising. There is, in fact, a new game in the works -- starting today with "a small team of UT veterans" -- that'll be developed in open colla... read feature

Zelda photo
Zelda

Someone made Zelda's Temple of Time in Unreal 4


It looks Unreal
May 07
Want to take a gander at the most impressive empty room you'll see all day? It's Hyrule's Temple of Time, and technically it's not completely empty. The Spiritual Stones are hanging out where they're supposed to be, and the ... read
Epic Games photo
Epic Games

Epic is doing something with Unreal Tournament next week


VP Mark Rein is 'so excited for the comback'
May 02
It's been long enough since the last Unreal Tournament that I'd say hell yeah, we could use another one of those right about now. Epic Games VP and co-founder Mark Rein has taken to Twitter today to hype up "the future of Unr... read
BioShock photo
BioShock

Somebody put BioShock assets in Unreal Engine 4


The end result is pretty good, all things considered
Apr 29
The original BioShock ran on (a heavily modified version of) Unreal Engine. That was almost seven years ago. What would the game look like running on the newest iteration, Unreal Engine 4? Someone had that same thought and p... read
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Unreal Engine 4 goes to Xbox One, PS4 in 4.1 update


No additional cost
Apr 25
Update 4.1 for Unreal Engine 4 lets developers on Epic's nifty subscription service access PS4 and Xbox One for their work at no extra cost. This means that those that were registered as console developers (including ID@Xbox... read
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Fortnite

Epic: Fortnite has 'evolved,' hopefully we can talk about it soon


Yeah, that'd be nice
Mar 25
As far as "things I want Epic Games to release that aren't Unreal Tournament" go, it's pretty much just Fortnite at this point. The sandbox survival game "might be the best thing we've ever done," according to studio co-found... read
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Epic Games' new Unreal Engine 4 subscription plan detailed


Impressions from first demonstration
Mar 19
Epic Games announced a new subscription model for Unreal Engine 4 this morning. Any user can gain full access to their tools and source code for only $19 a month and 5% revenue. Developers can deploy to PC, Mac, iOS, and Andr... read
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$19.99 a month, 5% of revenue, starts today
Anyone can gain access to Unreal Engine 4 now with a new subscription plan, priced at $19.99 a month. This was announced this morning in a GDC press conference by Epic co-founder Tim Sweeney.  With this new plan, users c... read feature

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The Unreal Engine 4 now runs in Firefox


Next-gen browser gaming
Mar 12
Browser based gaming just took a giant leap forward with this demonstration of the Unreal Engine 4 running in Firefox at near-native speeds. The demo you see shows Epic's Soul and Swing Ninja, and this is the first glimpse o... read






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