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The $19 evolution of Unreal Engine 4

Epic Games is attempting to entice developers by getting all of them involved in building Unreal Engine 4 itself even as they make games with it.

Unreal headlines

  • Gears of War sale won't bring Epic changes to Xbox's second-best core IP

    Gears of War now belongs to Microsoft. What does this mean for Epic, and for Marcus and co? You’ve got questions; we’ve got answers. Well, guesses.

  • Unreal: Cliff Bleszinski's dream reboot would be like Skyrim

    Unreal has been absent for some time, but Epic Games’ Cliff Bleszinski spooled off his dream check list for an Unreal reboot during a recent Reddit ‘Ask Me Anything’ session.

  • Unreal Engine 4 demo'd, UDK hits 1.5 million installs

    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.

  • Epic's Unreal highlights reel shows off advanced DX11 capacity

    If you are in any way interested in graphical advances, check out this amazing Unreal Engine sizzle reel from GDC 2012.

  • Bleszinski: Any future Gears game would be "fresh and new"

    Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski has said any additions to the series will have to shake up its formula, among other references to the property’s future.

  • Korean Unreal Engine-based MMORPG announced

    The Korean branch of Epic Games has signed with Alliance of Valiant Arms publisher Neowiz for an Unreal Engine 3-powered MMORPG, titled Bless.

  • Epic: No new Unreal game in development

    Epic may have made many a gamer’s dreams come true this week by delivering the latest instalment of its mammoth Gears of War franchise, but the developer isn’t handing out smiles to Unreal fans after confirming that there’s currently no new Unreal title in the works. Be brave, take a deep breath and read on.

  • Quick Quotes: "We haven't been giving [Unreal series] the attention it deserves," says Capps

    “We have a couple other major franchises that we’ve not been paying attention to. It’s been a long time since we shipped an Unreal game, and it’s an awfully loved franchise that we hold pretty dear here. We haven’t been giving it the attention it deserves because we’ve been focusing on Gears of War and […]

  • Report - Wii U powered by Unreal Tech

    Epic Games has hinted, but not confirmed, that Wii U uses Unreal Tech, if a report on Develop is any indication.

  • Epic's Sweeney: Better characters and environments are the next step to engagement

    More realistic characters and environments are the most important graphical leaps to be made, according to Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney.

  • GOG running nice Unreal sale until Monday

    GOG.com has a sale going on until Monday, August 31 on Unreal titles. Unreal and Unreal II: The Awakening are $8.49 each, and Unreal Tournament and Unreal Tournament 2004 are also being sold at the same price. Great deals there. More through the site. Thanks, Joystiq.

  • GameTap adds Unreal Gold and Unreal Tournament: GotY, updates freebie list

    GameTap will be adding Unreal Gold and Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year edition to the service today. The free game of the week is Total Overdose and the regular free library has had BloodRayne, Colin Mcrae Rally, Commandos 3, and Operation Flashpoint added to it. Fantastic. More over on the GameTap Blog. Via BigDownload.

  • Metaboli gets Unreal deal

    Games on demand service Metaboli’s now carrying the entire Unreal series, as part of a just-signed three-year deal with Epic. Included Unreal Gold, Unreal II: The Awakening, Unreal Tournament: Game of the Year Edition, Unreal Tournament 2004: Editor’s Choice Edition, and Unreal Tournament 3 Black. Press release after the break.

  • Rein says story-driven Unreal will return

    Epic boss Mark rein reckons there are distant plans to create another single-player Unreal. Remember them? “I’m sure that at some point in our future we will make another Unreal, single-player, story-driven game. I’m sure at some point there will be one,” he told Eurogamer. However, “There are no plans to do one today.” Rein […]

  • Unreal games hit Steam

    Epic’s added a good chunk of its entire oeuvre to Steam, including Unreal Gold, Unreal II: The Awakening and the Unreal Tournament series of games, including Unreal Tournament 3. You can buy the lot for $60, which is a bit silly, really. “Epic is a leading developer of game engine technology and has produced some […]