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Sega Extends UE3 Licensing Deal

By Chris Faylor, May 27, 2008 11:46am PDT

Publisher Sega has extended its licensing arrangement for Epic's Unreal Engine 3 to include another unknown cross-platform title, with both...


Mirror's Edge Built with Unreal Engine 3

By Aaron Linde, May 07, 2008 2:40pm PDT

EA DICE revealed that the free running action game Mirror's Edge (PC, PS3, X360) was built with Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3 middleware, Joystiq...


"actually, come to think of it, what it reminds me of is the halos i started seeing at night on ..."

- lja83 see all 64 comments

EA Expands UE3 License For Five Upcoming Titles

By Aaron Linde, Apr 08, 2008 1:04pm PDT

Electronic Arts will incorporate Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3 middleware in more than five titles currently in development, the company announced...


"I hope someone does an HDR-corona-bloom face off between all of these titles. Gears of War, ..."

- the archvile see all 10 comments

NCsoft Developing Two MMOs with Unreal Engine 3

By Aaron Linde, Mar 25, 2008 3:31pm PDT

Developer and publishing house NCsoft plans to utilize Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3 in two upcoming MMOs, the company announced today. The...


"Maybe you were thinking of an MMO that came out in the last few years that didn't do one of the ..."

- wendigo see all 33 comments

Epic Releases High-def Unreal Engine 3 Tech Trailer

By Nick Breckon, Mar 25, 2008 9:40am PDT

Following the announcement of Gears of War 2 last month during the Game Developers Conference, Epic has released two high-definition trailers...


"In the second video, Mike Capps looks like he's mixing some sweet beats on the air turntables."

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Curt Schilling's 38 Studios Licenses Unreal Engine 3

By Aaron Linde, Mar 05, 2008 12:33pm PST

38 Studios announced today that it has licensed Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3 middleware for use in the development of its upcoming MMO project....


"Salvatore+McFarlane+Shilling(a guy who just loves to play MMORPGS) = win. ...please. "

- james t kirk see all 13 comments

2K Using Unreal Engine 3 in Unannounced Titles

By Chris Faylor, Feb 12, 2008 7:58am PST

BioShock (PC, X360) publisher 2K Games will continue using Epic's Unreal Engine 3 technology in its future efforts, Epic announced today....


"You're totally missing the point. Valve is the closest thing we have to a PRIVATELY HELD ..."

- qsylvr see all 20 comments

American McGee's Chinese Studio Working on "Twisted" Unreal Engine 3-powered Project

By Nick Breckon, Feb 04, 2008 8:49am PST

We knew designer American McGee was at work on American McGee's Grimm, an episodic take on the classic fairy tales for GameTap. Now a post on...


"American McGee's American McGee presents: American McGee's American McGee American McGee's ..."

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Saw to Torture Gamers in October 2009

By Chris Faylor, Jan 30, 2008 10:47am PST

A game based on the Lionsgate's cringe-inducing horror film franchise Saw will torture unknown platforms alongside the theatrical release of the...


"I rather like the whole series so far and will pay attention to this game."

- dognose see all 13 comments

First UE3-based Ultimate Team Play Screens Released

By Chris Remo, Jan 29, 2008 12:36pm PST

Shacknews can exclusively debut the first screenshots from Virtual Heroes' upcoming sim Ultimate Team Play, announced yesterday. The Unreal Engine...


"I think they may have gotten it for the easy to use tools over other engines. Or they sent Paris ..."

- freshyk see all 27 comments

Hilton Announces First UE3-powered Hospitality Sim

By Chris Remo, Jan 28, 2008 7:23pm PST

Employees of the worldwide Hilton Garden line of hotels will gain a bizarre edge over the competition thanks to new training software powered by...


"It is great to hear of companies like Virtual Heros creating interactive training programs for ..."

- gamejobhunter see all 37 comments

Subpoenas Served to Multiple Unreal Engine 3 Licensees Over Contracts; Epic Responds

By Nick Breckon, Jan 23, 2008 10:38pm PST

Shacknews has learned that multiple Unreal Engine 3 licensees have been served with subpoenas in an effort to obtain their confidential engine...


"He was speaking about the licensees that are being inconvenienced by these ridiculous subpoenas. ..."

- }DA{Moneyshot see all 38 comments

Eidos Re-announces Highlander Game

By Chris Faylor, Jan 17, 2008 8:48am PST

A game based on the Gregory Widen-created Highlander franchise is in development for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, publisher Eidos has...


"My mistake. Yes, I meant immortals. The only two you find out much about are the two ..."

- Caoster007 see all 30 comments

Sin City Developer Licenses Unreal Engine 3

By Nick Breckon, Dec 20, 2007 2:28pm PST

Red Mile Entertainment today announced it is licensing Epic Games' Unreal Engine 3 for use in its upcoming Sin City video game adaptation. Sin...


"is this going to be an action game (please not another generic shooter) or more of an adventure ..."

- pyide see all 16 comments

Ex-BioShock Staff Starting New 2K Studio in Bay Area, Next 2K Boston Project on Unreal Engine 3

By Chris Remo, Nov 29, 2007 10:43am PST

According to a Gamasutra job posting that now appears to have been slightly changed, members of the BioShock development are forming the core of a...


"case in point: FarCry and FEAR. Those two really got drilled into the ground with substandard ..."

- the archvile see all 13 comments