Unreal Engine 4 News


PC Cult Classic Rocket Jockey Is Being Revived By A New Studio

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 07, 2018 6:30pm PST

Strap yourself in and hold on to your butts. Rocket Jockey is back. 


"FUCK YEAH IT IS! Just A Girl gave me a CD copy of the game for a White Elephant years ago and I ..."

- Landrosradick see all 3 comments

F-Zero X Mute City Level Recreated in Unreal Engine 4

By Asif Khan, Jan 16, 2018 12:00pm PST

This may be the closest F-Zero fans will get to an actual HD remaster of the classic N64 racing game.


"I guess the background city looks alright, but the actual vehicle and track look pretty bad"

- rick see all 6 comments

Fan-Made Diddy Kong Racing 64 Running on Unreal Engine 4 Looks Amazing

By Asif Khan, Jan 02, 2018 1:30pm PST

Donkey Kong's best buddy's racing game is due for an HD reboot, and one fan took it into his own hands.


"Man I had DKR, and that game was some bulllllllllllllshit. Worse than blue shells in Mario Kart!!"

- manero see all 5 comments

Tencent And PUBG Corp Reveal Second Mobile PUBG Game

By Kevin Tucker, Dec 05, 2017 12:30pm PST

Tencent announces an all-new mobile PUBG game just over a week after announcing the first.


Unreal Engine and VR Are Being Used to Design BMWs

By John Keefer, Mar 24, 2017 11:30am PDT

Engineers can get into the car and check functionality and accessibility instead of building a prototype.


GDC 2017: Snake Pass Developer Interview

By Asif Khan, Mar 21, 2017 9:30am PDT

We caught up with David Dino, from Sumo Digital, at the Nindies event during GDC 2017 to talk about their new game Snake Pass. Please take a look at this delightful game about a snake named Noodle and his best buddy Doodle. 


Nintendo Has 'Mastered' Unreal Engine 4, Miyamoto Says

By John Keefer, Feb 08, 2017 9:10am PST

That will make porting games from PC to Nintendo Switch even easier.


"Tim Sweeney is a paranoid liar and hypocrite ..."

- d fluke see all 7 comments

Celebrate Cyber Monday With Unreal Engine 4 Deals

By Cassidee Moser, Nov 28, 2016 9:49am PST

Get some asset and development kits at a discount. 


Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 is playable in HTC Vive, but not officially

By John Keefer, Nov 09, 2016 8:22am PST

Unreal Engine 4 dev creates the game as a side project that looks to work pretty well.


"holy crap. no joke, this is the VR gameplay idea i'm interested in most, i think. "tabletop" rts ..."

- Veegeezee see all 4 comments

BioShock level redone using Unreal Engine 4

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2016 6:55am PDT

An environmental artist in the U.K. worked on the upgrade as a final-year project for school.


"The lightning is way too aggressive. So aggressive that it in my opinion distracts from the ..."

- Longgshot see all 16 comments

Epic Games announces Unreal Editor 4 for VR

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 04, 2016 11:17am PST

Epic doesn't just want players to play games in VR, opening up Unreal Editor 4 for level designers in virtual reality.


"groan. what about grid snapping? how about when creating world geomotry ughhh, give me a ..."

- MartyHowe see all 8 comments

Dead Rising development studio hiring for two unannounced titles

By Daniel Perez, Jan 14, 2016 7:09am PST

Capcom Vancouver is looking for a few good devs to help bring Unreal Engine 4 to their upcoming projects.


"LOL :) awesome ^^^ , I bet one of those or more will be real."

- valcan_s see all 4 comments

Unreal Engine Has Been Set Free

By Josh Hawkins, Mar 02, 2015 12:30pm PST

Today, Tim Sweeney announced a shocking new price for popular game development tool, Unreal Engine 4.


PS4 'isn't quite as powerful as Epic was hoping for,' Digital Foundry reports

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 03, 2013 10:00am PDT

By comparing the first Unreal Engine 4 tech demo, running on a PC equipped with an Nvidia GTX 680, with the latest presentation running on a PlayStation. By analyzing the two, minute differences where the PS4 comes short can be found.


"Only really noticed Tessellation, Depth of Field, and some lighting issues the rest were about ..."

- Oninusar see all 70 comments

Epic Games VP explains why PS4 is like 'the world's best PC'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 03, 2013 7:25am PDT

One of the biggest changes for the upcoming console generation is the switch to x86 architecture. What does Epic Games--developer of the near-ubiquitous Unreal Engine--have to say about it? Well, they're gushing as well.


"It also had things like tesselation and some other features that didn't hit until the next gen."

- h0cake see all 33 comments