Unreal Engine News


Watch the Unreal Engine 3 'Samaritan' tech demo

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 09, 2011 8:45am PST

The gorgeous Unreal Engine 3 tech demo 'Samaritan' shown off at GDC 2011 is now available in handy video form for all to enjoy.


"Yeah, because as we all know, kids aren't influenced by games and movies!"

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Unreal Development Kit Launches iOS Support, Jazz Jackrabbit Teased [Updated]

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 16, 2010 12:00pm PST

[Update: 4:40 12/16] As we thought, the Jazz Jackrabbit game is simply a tutorial project intended to ease devs into iOS development with the UDK. [Original] If yo


"so... yesterday this site was reporting the cancellation of a video game adaptation of Ender's ..."

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iPhone Support Coming to Unreal Development Kit, 'Epic Citadel' Hits 1 Million Downloads

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 14, 2010 7:47am PDT

Developers and tech fans thrilled by Epic's free iPhone tech demo 'Epic Citadel' will be delighted to hear that support for developing on Apple's...


"IMHO Rage's engine for iPhone looked a lot better, it's a shame they're probably not licensing ..."

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Epic Reveals 'Project Sword' for iOS, Releases Demo Showcasing Unreal Engine 3 Tech

By Xav de Matos, Sep 01, 2010 3:00pm PDT

Epic Games boss Mike Capps revealed a new title for iOS devices at Apple's keynote event, earlier today. The title, codenamed "Project Sword," is...


"It's probably EPIC's responsibility to do a version check as the app launches"

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Unreal Development Kit Updated With Steamworks

By Alice O'Connor, May 25, 2010 9:40am PDT

The latest version of the Unreal Development Kit--Epic's free, standalone version of Unreal Engine 3--can be found in a 762MB download from...


"Ah, thanks. I think I haven't read about this before. At least there is a true reason. Is ..."

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Medieval HL2 Mod 'Age of Chivalry' Going Commercial

By Alice O'Connor, May 20, 2010 5:40am PDT

The team behind the Half-Life 2 mod Age of Chivalry has announc


"Yeah, Shacknews did it before. I can't see what's possibly wrong about posting mods that stand ..."

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Valve's Steamworks Seeps Into Unreal Engine 3

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2010 8:20am PST

Epic Games and Valve Software announced they have inked a deal that will see the Valve's free Steamworks tools more easily available to all Unreal...


"You misinformed pour soul. Unreal engine 3 does not support AA under Dx9. It requires Dx10/11 ..."

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'Make Something Unreal' Contest Winners Crowned

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 18, 2010 12:02pm PST

Unreal and Gears of War developer Epic Games has unveiled the ultimate winners of its latest Unreal Tournament modding contest 'Make Something...


"UT3 Black is only $19.99 on Steam right now. I just went and picked it up last night just so I ..."

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Unreal Dev Kit Tutorial Videos Teach the Ropes

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 02, 2009 9:50am PST

A colossal 171-video series of Unreal Development Kit tutorials is now available on FileShack, teaching everything from the user interface and...


"That's the workflow we use at Epic and recommend to our licencees. The basic gameplay area is ..."

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Free Unreal Dev Kit Surpasses 50,000 Users

By Chris Faylor, Nov 12, 2009 12:26pm PST

The free Unreal Development Kit has exceeded 50,000 users since its release one week ago, developer Epic Games announced today. Providing...


"#1 Torque3D is horrible. It's TGEA with a little boost in rendering and tools they should have ..."

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Epic Launches Free Unreal Development Kit

By Chris Faylor, Nov 05, 2009 4:00am PST

Gears of War and Unreal developer Epic Games today released its Unreal Engine 3 dev tools as a free download, aimed at providing noncommercial and educational use of the technology di


"Does anyone know what kind of support this has feature wise? Like do you have to use ..."

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Unreal Engine 3 Trailer Shows Off Latest Additions

By Chris Faylor, Apr 02, 2009 8:27am PDT

After demonstrating the latest additions to its multi-platform Unreal Engine 3 at Game Developers Conference, Epic has released a video to showcase said features. The additions include a content browser for artists to easily find game assets, t


"I'm curious about this too. I think it's really unfortunate that there isn't a good ..."

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Epic 'Defrauded' Developers with Unreal Engine, Says Silicon Knights

By Aaron Linde, Aug 18, 2008 3:50pm PDT

Silicon Knights president and founder Denis Dyack commented on the legal struggle between the Too Human (360) and Unreal Engine purveyors Epic...


"Again, give it time. Every time a console comes out with hardware protecting it requiring ..."

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Epic's Unreal Engine 4 to Target Consoles First

By Aaron Linde, Mar 13, 2008 1:49pm PDT

The next version of Epic's popular Unreal Engine game development middleware will be initially skewed towards console development, according to...


"While making everything various shades of brown and grey and giving every character enormous ..."

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