Tag Archives: mark rein
Thu, May 09, 2013 | 16:19 BST
Epic Games VP Mark Rein has said that both Sony and Microsoft are to chase the free-to-play and in-app purchase business models with their next generation of hardware.
Wed, May 08, 2013 | 19:22 BST
Epic Games vice president Mark Rein doesn’t believe console manufacturers have dropped the ball by not releasing a new console every five years.
Wed, Apr 03, 2013 | 08:35 BST
Epic Games vice president Mark Rein seems fairly enamoured with the PlayStation 4, going as far as describing it as a “really perfect gaming PC”.
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 | 17:46 BST
Epic VP Mark Rein has said the firm doesn’t intend to “bring Unreal Engine 4 to Wii U,” the console will, however, support ported games developed with the tech.
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.
Fri, Jun 08, 2012 | 10:38 BST
Lots of exciting news for fans of the tech behind games as well as the final products. Check out the next generation of Epic’s ubiquitous Unreal Engine.
Fri, Jun 08, 2012 | 01:15 BST
Despite wholesale hires of the Big Huge Games team, Epic doesn’t look likely to back a sequel to Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 16:08 GMT
Tue, Mar 13, 2012 | 05:29 GMT
Wed, Mar 07, 2012 | 23:50 GMT
Epic brought its latest Flash-based Unreal Engine demos to GDC, and has some seriously lofty goals for the browser tech.
Fri, Feb 10, 2012 | 16:48 GMT
Epic Games vice president Mark Rein has told G4 that the firm plans to unveil Unreal Engine 4 later this year. Speaking with the site during DICE 2012, Rein was quoted as saying: “People are going to be shocked later this year when they see Unreal Engine 4 and how much more profound an effect it will have.” G4 expects more on the firm’s engine to he shown at DICE later today. If the firm is showing anything like it did at GDC 2011 with its Samaritan tech demo, then, wow.
Fri, Feb 03, 2012 | 05:47 GMT
Gears of War, Unreal Engine and Fortnite developer Epic has a string of fancy pants events planned for the annual Design Innovate Communicate Entertain Summit in Las Vegas next week.
Wed, Jul 20, 2011 | 16:07 BST
Epic boss Mark Rein has said the company isn’t in a “huge hurry” for the next hardware cycle from Sony and Microsoft.
Sat, Jul 09, 2011 | 20:34 BST
“We’re at the stage in the life of the consoles where the PC has shot by them in terms of capabilities. Don’t forget every game that’s ultimately built is built on a PC. PCs are always going to be the tools through which all games get made. With the PC you can simulate the future – you can put enough hardware in a PC to show you what a future console will look like.” – Mark Rein speaking to Eurogamer in The Future Of PC Gaming Pt.1. (Thanks EvilAvatar)
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 | 15:28 BST
Apple has announced 15 billion apps have been downloaded from the App Store by the more than 200 million iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users worldwide.
Thu, Jul 07, 2011 | 01:16 BST
Mark Rein has said Epic is “dying” to be a part of the next batch of Kinect games.
Thu, Jun 23, 2011 | 21:53 BST
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Tue, Jun 14, 2011 | 23:37 BST
Mark Rein is a key figure behind one of the most successful and prevalent engines in our industry, so when he likes a new bit of tech – say, the PS Vita, or the Wii U – it’s time to pay attention.
Thu, Mar 31, 2011 | 23:13 BST
Epic president Mark Rein has said at its current rate of progression, Apple will have portable devices running the latest and greatest Unreal Engine in a few years.
Fri, Mar 11, 2011 | 06:42 GMT
After dropping enough jaws to cause a minor seismic event during last week’s GDC, Epic’s been unsurprisingly inundated with questions. Question numero uno? “Gee willikers golly goodness gosh, will we ever be able to play that?”
We might have paraphrased a bit.