Unreal Engine 3 News


Silicon Knights ordered to destroy Unreal Engine games

By Steve Watts, Nov 09, 2012 8:15am PST

Silicon Knights has received a court order to destroy all game code that used the modified Unreal Engine, and recall and destroy any unsold copies. These include Too Human and X-Men: Destiny.


"Oh man.. that means no Too Human 2.. so sad, loved the first one."

- Elsaispo see all 54 comments

Ex-People Can Fly devs start The Astronauts

By John Keefer, Oct 11, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Three devs from Bulletstorm dev People Can Fly have branched out to form a new development house called The Astronauts. They have also licensed Unreal Engine 3 tech for their future games.


"You must have been playing with a nudity mod, personally I don't remember anything unusual about ..."

- Grape Flavor see all 14 comments

Windows RT to support Unreal Engine 3

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 29, 2012 11:00am PDT

Unreal Engine 3 continues to expand its reach to new devices. Epic Games has announced that the ubiquitous multiplatform engine will be available on Windows RT when it launches later this year.


"I don't think this is true, you can deal with native code (c/c++) without having to deal with ..."

- hanged_man see all 14 comments

Epic Games wins 'on all counts' in Silicon Knights lawsuit

By Andrew Yoon, May 30, 2012 12:00pm PDT

The years-long lawsuit between Silicon Knights and Epic Games has come to an end, with the jury ruling in favor of Epic "on all counts."


"SK is an overrated and flawed developer. All of their games are excellent ideas executed horribly."

- asianwaste see all 35 comments

Silicon Knights lawsuit has $1 of damages at stake

By John Keefer, May 21, 2012 5:15pm PDT

Only $1 is at stake in the legal tussle between Silicon Knight and Epic Games that started trial last week.


"Hah. Seems like SK isn't really on the ball where this case is concerned."

- MOOMANiBE see all 10 comments

Judge excludes Silicon Knights' expert testimony in suit with Epic

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 29, 2011 6:00am PST

A recent judges' ruling in the Silicon Knights vs. Epic Games' fiasco gives a clear advantage to Epic, by omitting discredited reports and testimony of a Silicon Knights' 'expert.'


"Man what a load of shit. Claiming damages for potential sales of 2 other games that you havnt ..."

- Techy007 see all 24 comments

Square Enix licenses Unreal Engine 3 for multiple games

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 17, 2011 5:15pm PST

Square Enix has announced that it plans on using Unreal Engine 3 on "multiple games." The deal was brokered in part by Epic Games Japan.


"What about the lighting touches everything that makes it look totally like Unreal lighting and ..."

- SpaecKow see all 28 comments

Unreal Engine 4 release aiming for 'day one' on next-gen consoles

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 26, 2011 3:45pm PDT

Epic Games president Mike Capps talks about the strategies behind developing Unreal Engine 4, and how the company wants to be ready for the next-gen consoles on "day one."


"The Unreal demo was more than just looks... there are techniques going on in that demo which are ..."

- Gwyndion see all 62 comments

Unreal Engine 3 coming to Adobe Flash

By Xav de Matos, Oct 04, 2011 1:45pm PDT

During his keynote at Adobe MAX 2011, Epic Games founder, CEO, and technical director Tim Sweeney presented attendees with Unreal Engine 3 running inside of a Flash-based environment, revealing support for the engine was coming to Flash Player 11.


"I think you're wrong. Let's meet here in 7 years and see who was right."

- master_disaster_17 see all 22 comments

Epic Shows Off the Newest Unreal Engine 3 Tech Trailer; November UDK Released

By Xav de Matos, Nov 24, 2010 11:30am PST

Remember when the joke was that Unreal Engine 3 was the best, next-gen tech to use if developers wanted to add stylish browns to their titles? Epic wants you to forget all that. Epic Game


"You actually prefer that movies look like your player is having cardiac arrest? Somebody explain ..."

- Pulveri see all 74 comments

Epic Games VP Believes Nintendo 3DS Below 'Minimum Specifications' for Unreal Engine

By Xav de Matos, Oct 07, 2010 9:20am PDT

If you were waiting on Unreal Engine support for the Nintendo 3DS before rushing out to pre-order the unit, you might want to stay home. During a...


"Yeah, but the core processor is just that... the graphics chip can make all the difference. It ..."

- Gwyndion see all 57 comments

Scaleform Being Added to Unreal Engine, UDK

By Jeff Mattas, Apr 15, 2010 6:00pm PDT

According to a report earlier today by industry magazine Develop, Epic Games and the middleware group Scaleform are going to begin offering...


"Funny, I didn't notice the "inference" typo. I started laughing because here Epic is talking ..."

- Malevol3nt see all 47 comments

Unreal Engine 3.0 on iPhone GDC Impressions

By Brian Leahy, Mar 09, 2010 3:48pm PST

My first session at GDC 2010 was "Bringing Unreal Engine 3 to iPhone" and I was excited to hear all about Epic Games' plans for the iPhone, iPod...


"If battery is an issue, then it's not gonna be a 3d game with realtime lightning and whatnot. ..."

- zehh see all 16 comments

Epic Shows Unreal Engine Running on iPod Touch

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 22, 2009 5:40pm PST

Anand Lai Shimpi of Anandtech.com got an interesting tech demo when he sat down with Epic Games' VP Mark Rein last week. Apparently, the...


"Touching the same thing you have to look at is great. This is just what i want to do, use my 1 ..."

- syn0r see all 39 comments

Unreal Engine 3 Fingered in Midway's Struggles

By Blake Ellison, Nov 18, 2008 3:51pm PST

A number of ex-Midway employees, when asked about the publisher's downward spiral, had a variety of answers, but almost all of them mentioned...


"Yes, it is Midway's failure. They should have evaluated Epic's engine properly and come out of ..."

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