Dev Grant Winners

Epic Games awards $75,000 in Unreal Dev Grants

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Epic Games has announced today a new round of Unreal Dev Grants recipients with awards totaling $75,000. This group is comprised of teams spread across Europe - two of which are demonstrating their games on the Unreal Engine stand at Develop:Brighton starting today.

Epic and Unreal Devs Set Sail for the English Seaside

Epic and Unreal Devs Set Sail for the English Seaside

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Always a summer highlight, the annual Develop:Brighton conference and the Develop Industry Excellence Awards are happening next week in the lively beach town of Brighton, England. Read on to find out what we have in store, including the teams we’re bringing with us to show off their awesome new games and VR experiences.

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Epic Games awards $80,000 in Unreal Dev Grants

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New independent games, VR experiences and Unreal Engine 4 initiatives receive financial support via Unreal Dev Grants, a $5 million fund created to aid in developer success with no-strings-attached assistance. 

Gears of War 4, ABZU, We Happy Few, Sea of Thieves, Days Gone

These Developers Define Unreal at E3 2016

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Another Electronic Entertainment Expo is in the books, and we’re honored to recognize those who worked tirelessly to make a lasting impression through their creativity and technical prowess at the annual trade show. The 80+ projects you'll read about here represent a stellar sampling of today’s Unreal Engine games landscape. The teams behind them are telling the story of what it means to be an Unreal developer in entertainment software.

OPTPiX SpriteStudio now supports UE4

OPTPiX SpriteStudio now supports UE4

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OPTPiX SpriteStudio, a 2D sprite animation tool, now supports UE4! Read on for more details of this great plug-in.

Squad Development Kit Now Available on Launcher

Squad Development Kit Now Available on Launcher

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Offworld Industries has released the Squad Development Kit, an Unreal Engine 4 powered editor for their hit game, Squad, on the launcher. Get Squad on Steam and start modding today. 

The Best Unreal Engine Games of E3 2016, Selected by GamesBeat

The Best Unreal Engine Games of E3 2016, Selected by GamesBeat

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After three long hours of arguments, counter-arguments, and at least one bloody brawl, GamesBeat settled on the best games made with Unreal Engine at E3.

Exploring Emotional Engagement with EVR Studio's 'Project M'

Exploring Emotional Engagement in VR with EVR Studio's 'Project M'

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EVR Studio Releases a Teaser Video of “Project M”, an Emotional Engagement VR title being developed in UE4.

New Free and Paid Plugins Arrive Inside the Marketplace

New Free and Paid Plugins Arrive Inside the Marketplace

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The Marketplace now hosts over two dozen free and paid plugins that provide a wide range of extended functionality, from placing visual post-it notes inside levels and remapping input to importing Sketchup content and customizing how bone scaling works. Of course, this is just the beginning, and we are excited for this cornerstone of the Marketplace to steadily grow! Read on to see what's available now.

THE UNREAL E3 AWARDS BY GAMESBEAT RETURN IN 2016

THE UNREAL E3 AWARDS BY GAMESBEAT RETURN IN 2016

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With the Electronic Entertainment Expo just around the corner, we couldn’t be more pleased to announce that Epic Games is partnering with VentureBeat once again to host the Unreal E3 Awards by GamesBeat. Our team will be canvassing the expo floor and attending loads of events to cover the achievements of Unreal developers at the show. Read on for details on the 2016 categories, fantastic prizes from NVIDIA, and getting visibility with Epic and the GamesBeat editors.