Fortnite gets major map update

Fortnite gets two new maps called “Tilted Towers” and “Shifty Shafts” along with other in-game updates. There’s a huge map update coming to Fortnite Battle Royale on Thursday, January 18, that will add all new points of interest to the game, such as the city area, “Tilted Towers” and the underground mines, “Shifty Shafts”. Also included are updates to existing areas providi...[Read More]

Epic Games announces Wukong for Paragon

The Paragon characters keep on rollin’. Check out the newest below. Today, Epic Games is excited to introduce Wukong as a new playable character in Paragon, the studio’s free-to-play MOBA, now in open beta for PlayStation 4 and PC. This melee carry is a former traveling companion of Feng Mao. When Wukong became too much to handle, Feng trapped him in a cave and left. 100 years later, Wukong ...[Read More]

Unreal invades E3 2017 and other Epic news

Is E3 soon? Good lord. I needed another month to catch up! Anyway, enjoy the Epic Games details below. E3 is right around the corner and Epic Games has partnered up with VentureBeat once again for the return of the Unreal E3 Awards! Honoring the best in Unreal Engine-powered games, this year’s event promises to showcase the full potential of the engine. Read on below for more information on the 20...[Read More]

Robot Recall localized and released for a bevy of countries

A new update to Robo Recall, Epic’s action-packed first-person shooter for Oculus Touch, has today been released for the Oculus Store in Korea, Germany, France and Spain. A new localization update to Robo Recall, Epic’s action-packed first-person shooter for Oculus Touch, has today been released. The update delivers custom voice over in German, Spanish, French and Korean alongside translated UI, m...[Read More]

Epic Games and Xsolla partner to fund Unreal Engine 4 projects

Check out those official details below. Always good to see support for projects. May 3, 2017 – Xsolla Capital, a $50 million royalty investment fund focused on video games, and Epic Games, creator of Unreal Engine 4 (UE4) and games across many genres and platforms, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership to help UE4 developers bring their titles to market. Xsolla Capital and Epic’s mutual ...[Read More]

Epic Games releases preview 1 for Unreal Engine 4.16 (and more info about things)

Epic has launched Preview 1 of the upcoming Unreal Engine 4.16 release, which brings all-new animation, audio and rendering features to the engine. Epic has also unveiled a brand new roadmap for Unreal Engine 4! Read on below for details on the first preview of Unreal Engine 4.16, along with what developers can expect from the new roadmap, a preview of the 4 player co-op game Earthfall, informatio...[Read More]

Epic Games announces Revenant for Paragon

That is a cool name for a character. Check out the goods below. Today, Epic Games has announced Revenant, the newest Hero to join its PlayStation 4 and PC MOBA, Paragon. The unholy melding of malevolent spirit and vicious bounty hunter, Revenant is a carry that isolates targets with a unique set of abilities, including an ultimate that transports his target to the Nether Realm for a one-on-one due...[Read More]

Photorealistic Unreal Engine 4 character sample released from Epic Games

The Unreal Engine 4 development team continually strives to deliver realistic and high-fidelity visuals for developers of all backgrounds and experience levels. As a special gift to the talented UE4-development community, Epic Games is offering an up-close look into the high-quality shader techniques used in Paragon with the release of a new photorealistic character sample for developers to dissec...[Read More]

Morigesh added to the Paragon line-up

Another player added to the mix. Cool stuff. Check out the addition below. Today, Epic Games introduced Morigesh, the next Hero to join the ever-growing roster for the studio’s free-to-play PC and PlayStation 4 MOBA, Paragon. Available for free to all players on Tuesday, April 4, Morigesh is a close range caster who uses her abilities to deal consistent damage to her enemies before assassinating t...[Read More]

Epic Games headed to VRLA

Should be a good show for them. Check out the details below. ROBO RECALL PANEL + HANDS-ON WITH MODS Epic Games developers will host a postmortem “Robo Recall: An Epic Journey in VR” on the recently launched Robo Recall, the critically-acclaimed VR shooter hailed for its arcade action and creative combat using Oculus Touch on Saturday, April 15 at 1:30pm. The dev team will share war stories on the ...[Read More]

Epic Games GDC Tech Sessions available for streaming (and more)

This is actually pretty darn cool. Check out the goods below. After a groundbreaking appearance at GDC 2017 filled with various demonstrations and surprise announcements, Epic Games has released several of their Unreal Engine tech sessions online! Read on below for a full rundown on the videos released so far, along with details on today’s UE4 Twitch livestream featuring a walkthrough of filmic to...[Read More]

Paragon celebrates a year of MOBA-ing

Glad the game made it a year. It’s fun as hell, especially if you like MOBAs. Enjoy the celebratory update below. Epic Games celebrates the one year anniversary of Paragon today with a game update that brings a new hero, huge updates to existing Heroes and cards, and a week long celebration with gifts for all players. Players who play one game this week will receive a “Year One Gift,” granti...[Read More]