Epic Games News

News: Unreal Engine Maker Can't Wait for PS4K

Unreal Engine Maker Can't Wait for PS4K

Neo glee-o

The sentiment here at Push Square Towers, in general, is that we're really excited for the PlayStation 4K – or Neo, as it's codenamed. For us, it represents a new console launch which is always fun, but it's also going to be thrilling to see exactly how Sony positions it – and how it's received by the general public. Plus, shiny new...

Rumour: Gears of War Creator Plotting Something Epic for PS4

Gears of War Creator Plotting Something Epic for PS4

Burning brighter than a Fenix

Gears of War creator Epic Games could be planning a title for the PlayStation 4 – at least, that's the insinuation from a couple of co-founder Mark Rein’s personal Tweets over the past few days. The company – which is also behind the Unreal Engine – has associated itself closely with Sony’s next generation...

News: Epic: We'd Love to Do a Bulletstorm Sequel

Epic: We'd Love to Do a Bulletstorm Sequel

Nothing to announce yet

A sequel to last year’s adventurous first-person shooter Bulletstorm was in the works at one point, Epic Games’ Mike Capps has announced. Sadly, the follow-up was canned when the company found a project that was considered to be a “better fit” for original developer People Can Fly. What could possibly be better than...

News: Epic Games to Demo Unreal Engine 4 at GDC

Epic Games to Demo Unreal Engine 4 at GDC

Behind closed doors

Epic Games has committed to showing off the next-gen version of its Unreal Engine 4 middleware technology at next week’s Game Developers Conference. Sadly, the presentation will be limited to “select licensees, partners and prospective customers” bound by strict NDAs. In short: we won’t be getting a glimpse at the new...

News: Unreal Engine 4 Already Running on Next-Gen Consoles

Unreal Engine 4 Already Running on Next-Gen Consoles

Pretty graphics

Epic Games’ outspoken gaffer, Mark Rein, dropped an unexpected bombshell during his speech at the DICE summit overnight. The executive – who oversees the Unreal Engine – said that the latest version of the middleware software was already functional on “systems can’t name yet”. Juicy, huh? It makes sense; Epic is usually...

News: Brand New Epic IP 'Radically Different', A 'Departure' For The Studio

Brand New Epic IP 'Radically Different', A 'Departure' For The Studio

Epic Games is a name more commonly associated with Microsoft

While the studio has released games on PlayStation 3, its Gears Of War series remains the developer's bread and butter. But the US based outfit has promised that its next IP will be "radically different" from the hurl-inducing machoness of its previous endeavours, and an all together "departure" for the studio..