Tag Archives: epic
Tue, May 14, 2013 | 10:49 BST
Gameloft and Fox Digital Entertainment have announced a game tie-in to Ice Age creator Blue Sky Studio’s upcoming animated film Epic. It’s heading to mobile and tablets soon.
Mon, Apr 29, 2013 | 05:31 BST
Yet another highly-placed staffer has left Epic Games.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 14:28 GMT
Wed, Feb 13, 2013 | 19:37 GMT
Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney has said he is “looking forward” to the digital future, where development budgets can be scaled and priced differently.
Thu, Jan 03, 2013 | 20:10 GMT
Quinn DelHoyo, multiplayer lead on Gears of War: Judgment at Epic, has said the game’s team-based mode OverRun was specifically designed with eSports in mind.
Tue, Nov 13, 2012 | 17:43 GMT
Epic Games’ Chief Technology adviser Tim Sweeney has said he believes the company will be able to produce next-gen titles for double the cost accumulated at the start of this current generation.
Thu, Nov 08, 2012 | 13:40 GMT
Epic Games has announced the shortlist of 12 teams which will progress into the next round of its Make Something Unreal Live 2013 competition.
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 14:09 GMT
Gears of War: Judgment pre-orders kickoff today at participating retailers, and customers can receive an exclusive in-game multiplayer weapon at launch: the Classic Hammerburst.
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 | 00:01 BST
Infinity Blade: Dungeons has been pushed back from an expected release later this year.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 07:51 BST
Gears of War: Judgment will add a new PvP multiplayer mode to the mix.
Mon, Aug 13, 2012 | 02:01 BST
Gears of War: Judgment creative director Adrian Chmielarz and two fellow People Can Fly members have left Epic Games.
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 | 00:36 BST
Gears of War boss Rod Fergusson has announced his departure from Epic for Irrational Games.
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 23:40 BST
Epic president Mike Capps has said the generational step of development costs means the industry can’t just throw more and more resources at games in order to “win”.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 | 17:40 BST
During a session at Develop, Epic’s Mark Rein said the idea for Infinity Blade was derived from “a rehash of an idea,” Chair Entertainment had for Kinect.
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 | 08:20 BST
Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski has confessed that he is a fan of Microsoft’s Kinect, but states that the series’ next installment will not feature any support for the device.
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 | 15:55 BST
Epic’s Tim Sweeney has told GDC Taipei that blockbuster, “$30 million” games are to invade Asian markets “within the next five years or so” as free-to-play, global products. Freemium, he said, is the only way of the future for all gaming.
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 | 03:00 BST
Infinity Blade: Dungeons wasn’t conceived of as a spin-off to existing Infinity Blade games, Epic’s Rod Fergusson has revealed.
Thu, Jun 21, 2012 | 01:56 BST
Cliff Bleszinski thinks games have become too easy and wants Gears of War: Judgement to buck the trend.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 | 02:44 BST
Head on over to Epic’s Unreal Insider blog if you’re keen for a swift run down on the state of one of the industry’s most ubiquitous development packages. As well as highlighting the recently-revealed Unreal Engine 4, the post includes masses of videos of games shown at E3 built using the current version, Unreal Engine 3. You couldn’t ask for a neater summary of the tech’s scope and portability, really. Go forth.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 | 06:18 BST
Baird’s popularity and unexplored fiction made him the only choice for protagonist in Gears of War: Judgement, according to franchise creator Cliff Bleszinski,.