Unreal Engine for VR/AR
From individuals just starting out to world-renowned VFX houses and Hollywood storytellers, you’ll never outgrow Unreal.

Augmented and virtual reality technologies are evolving rapidly and becoming more powerful by the day. Even if you're starting with a simple project to learn VR or AR, Unreal Engine empowers you to build your team, your assets and your workflow with tools that can deliver on your creative vision and quality bar - now and in the future.

Built For Performance Without Sacrificing Quality

To create immersive experiences that are believable to the human mind, VR requires complex scenes rendered at very high framerates. There are no shortcuts.

Because Unreal Engine 4 is designed for demanding applications such as AAA games, filmmaking and photoreal visualization, it meets these requirements and provides a solid foundation to build upon.

Both powerful and proven, the world’s leading brands consistently choose Unreal Engine to bring their stories to life.

  • Rendering pipeline that gets you to 90 Hz stereo framerate or faster at high resolutions for VR, no code changes required.

  • Tools that scale from simple to extremely detailed scenes, environments and characters.

  • Advanced cinematic, post-processing and PBR capabilities out of the box.

  • Low friction startup and rapid iteration. Plug in your dev kit and go.

  • Frequent updates for the latest VR and AR hardware and software including Oculus Rift, Steam VR / HTC Vive, PlayStation VR, Mac, iOS / ARKit, Google ARCoreSamsung Gear VR, Google VR, OSVR and Leap Motion.

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The Story Behind Moving with Your Feet in VR Mode

The 3dRudder VR motion controller can be used to navigate scenes in VR Mode with your feet, leaving your hands free to select, customize, or move objects. Here is how the integration was done.

Getting Started with Google Blocks and Unreal Engine

Jarlan Perez outlines his experience working with Google to build a new two-week project in Google Blocks.

Abyssal OS Helps Fuel Your Gas Tank From Beneath the Waves

A successful startup in the oil and gas industry, Abyssal are the creators and suppliers of a real-time oil field monitoring solution that allows global offshore oil services to manage their fleet from anywhere on the planet.

To Saturn! Exploring New Frontiers in VR: An Impossible Wish Inspires an Epic Journey for Astronaut Zayden Wright

Zayden Wright is the first astronaut to land on Saturn. While it sounds impossible, the seven-year-old space explorer and Georgia native “blasted off” to Saturn in VR thanks to the Georgia chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation and TRICK 3D.
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Customer Stories

Blasting Off with 'Morgan Lives in a Rocket House' in VR

After watching Epic’s ‘A Boy and his Kite’, animator Peter Monga knew he had found the solution he needed to begin working on the fun and colorful pre-school show that also recently released in VR.

How Unreal Engine is Impacting ExerGaming Research

VR lecturer, developer and researcher Joey Campbell describes the impact Unreal Engine is having on research surrounding physical exercise and video games (a.k.a. ExerGaming).

Soluis Group & Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group - Building RED in UE4

Using UE and their Immersive Reality Portal, Soluis Group have created an astonishing look and feel for the new Radisson RED hotel in Brussels. Witness where real ends, and Unreal begins.

Revving the Engine: Xing: The Land Beyond

Xing takes place in the space between life and death, a sort of afterlife. Who you are and why you ended up where you did are the central mysteries of the game.

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