Paragon on PS4 Pro

Leveraging PlayStation 4 Pro for Your PS4 Game

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Today, Epic has released the PS4 Pro video clip for the studio’s new MOBA, Paragon, that shows our team’s approach to increasing graphical fidelity using the upgrades the new console provides. You can now see it up close in full 1080p.

The Latest Round of Educational Dev Grants

Epic Games Awards $100,000 in Latest Round of Educational Dev Grants

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Epic Games today announced the second round of academic and educational recipients of Unreal Dev Grants, a $5 million program launched nearly a year ago to provide no-strings-attached funding to standout developers, programmers, artists and designers using Unreal Engine 4.

Henry

Henry Wins an Emmy! Learn How Oculus Made the Animated VR Experience

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Oculus Story Studio has won an Emmy for Outstanding Original Interactive Program for their charming VR film, Henry! While this is great news for VR creators, there's even more for Unreal Engine developers to gain.

Epic MegaJam Announced!

Epic MegaJam Announced!

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After two years of amazing ue4jams, the second annual Epic MegaJam is going down this October! This Epic MegaJam is poised to be a monumental event with more prizes, categories and sponsors than ever before. If you've ever considered joining us, now is the time to jump in and start jamming!

Unreal Engine on PlayStation 4 Pro

Unreal Developers Take Center Stage at PS4 Pro Reveal

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Sony has announced PlayStation 4 Pro, formerly known as PlayStation 4 Neo, at an exclusive event today in New York, and Unreal Engine developers are crucial to showing off the new platform.

VR Funhouse Game Jam

Epic Games and NVIDIA Team Up for VR Funhouse Game Jam

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Epic Games has announced the VR Funhouse Game Jam in partnership with NVIDIA, Valve and HTC. Based on NVIDIA’s free carnival game for HTC Vive, VR Funhouse, the jam will take place September 24-26 in Hamburg, Germany. Registration for the consumer day is open now.

Unreal Engine 4.13 Released!

Unreal Engine 4.13 Released!

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Unreal Engine 4.13 has been released and comes loaded with hundreds of updates as well as 145 contributions from the talented developer community via GitHub! This release contains huge additions to Sequencer such as import and export functionality, Alembic support for complex vertex animations, a brand new VR Template with baseline gameplay functionality and much more. See the full release notes here.

VR Funhouse Mod Kit Released

NVIDIA Releases Mod Editor for VR Funhouse in Epic Games Launcher

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Available now in the Epic Games launcher, the VR Funhouse Mod Kit opens up a huge sandbox of possibilities to extend the NVIDIA's carnival game for HTC Vive.

Unreal Engine News, Week of August 22

News Update, Week of August 22

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Here's a quick update on Unreal Engine happenings this week, including the 4.13 Preview 3 notes, information regarding the August #ue4jam and this week's Twitch cancelation. 

UE4 Games Inside the Indie MEGABOOTH at PAX West

Check Out These UE4 Games Inside the Indie MEGABOOTH at PAX West

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We’re pleased to announce that we’re sponsoring the Indie MEGABOOTH at PAX West in Seattle this September. Find out which Unreal Engine-powered games will be present at the show!