Balancing Blueprint and C++

Should you use Blueprints or C++ for your game’s architecture? The answer isn’t always straightforward. We’ve put together a guide to help you answer this question and a sample RPG to illustrate.

Unreal Engine 4 Instructor Guides are Now Available

Free, official Unreal Engine 4 Instructors’ Guides are now available for download. These Epic-approved guides are complete with lectures, class notes, assessments, a terminology section and much more!

Announcing Unreal Engine Online Learning

Mastering Unreal Engine just got a whole lot easier! Our new online learning platform features video tutorials, industry tracks, and downloadable tutorial files for a variety of UE4 workflows. And it’s open to everyone, for free!

The Future Group and The Weather Channel Create Lightning and Tornadoes with Unreal Engine

Getting close to bad weather can be dangerous, but mixed reality makes it safe and even informative. Find out how The Future Group and The Weather Channel are changing the landscape of broadcast TV.

Unreal Engine Receives Major Update to Magic Leap Support, 'Creator Edition' Hardware Now Available for Purchase

Support for the latest Magic Leap SDK has released along with resources to give developers everything they need to build exciting content for Magic Leap One, Creator Edition, available now for order.

Immersing Users in Virtual Worlds with Mixed Reality Capture

Mixed Reality Capture, available in Early Access as of Unreal Engine 4.20, equips you with the tools you need to project yourself (or any tracked object) into your virtual experience.

How NEP Leveraged Unreal Engine to Deliver Standout Live Broadcast Events For the Winter Olympics, Formula 1

Over the past two years, NEP has built a dedicated Unreal Engine team to service growing client demands for real time graphics in broadcast scenarios.

Free Paragon Assets Get an Update

The Paragon character assets, available for free on the Unreal Engine Marketplace, have been updated to include animation Blueprints.

SketchUp + Unreal Engine + Unreal Studio = Your Design Potential Realized

Unlock your creative potential by using SketchUp and Unreal Studio to accelerate real time design visualizations in Unreal Engine with our upcoming webinar! 

Architect Places as Finalist with First Unreal Studio Project

It’s amazing how much time it can save you.” When architect Pawel Mielnik tried Unreal Studio for the first time, he found a faster, more intuitive workflow. That, and his first effort placed as a finalist in a contest against imagery from offline renderers.

Unreal Powers On-the-Fly Compositing with Handheld Camera

Going beyond green screens: ARwall’s rear-projection system provides in-camera compositing with full perspective, updated in real time with Unreal Engine.

Create Your Own Voxel-Based World With the PixARK Dev Kit

Bring exciting new experiences to the world of PixARK with the UE4-powered tools available from Snail Games on the Epic Games launcher.

Join Unreal Enterprise at SIGGRAPH 2018!

From expert tech talks and hands-on demos to training sessions and more, there’s a lot of exciting things happening with Unreal Enterprise at SIGGRAPH this year. Come join us!

Create Photoreal Car Windows in Unreal Engine

Photoreal car windows can be challenging for any workflow, never mind real-time rendering. Learn how to create a photoreal windshield for real-time playback in Unreal Engine out of simple meshes and existing material tools.

Industry Leaders in Design Come Together at Build: Stockholm’18

Real-time trailblazers in architecture, automotive, manufacturing, film and television reveal their inspirational use cases of Unreal Engine at Build: Stockholm’18.

How Real-Time Tech Is Changing The Auto Design Landscape

The world of automotive design is in flux, with real-time technology driving revolutionary changes across the industry. Explore how Unreal Engine fits into the puzzle!

Astragon Releases Bus Simulator 18 Mod Kit

Make all new Bus Simulator 18 buses, cities and more with The Bus Simulator 18 Mod Kit, a new UE4-powered mod editor available today on the Epic Games launcher. 

Unreal Engine 4.20 Preview 1 Now Available

The release of Unreal Engine 4.20 is just around the corner and the first Preview build is now available for download on the Epic Games launcher. Try it now!

WWDC 2018: Introducing ARKit 2 and Unreal Engine

During today’s WWDC 2018 keynote Apple announced ARKit 2, which is available in iOS 12 and includes improved face tracking, 3D object detection, persistent experiences, and shared experiences.

Save Big with the Unreal Engine Marketplace Summer Sale!

Take advantage of our largest sale ever with over 2,700 items discounted up to 90% off!