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Epic’s mobile support updates

Epic Games has shared a post detailing their update and plans for mobile support in Unreal Engine. According to the post, “limitations and variance in mobile hardware have made it necessary for us to maintain alternate rendering pipelines between desktop, Android, and…

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Epic Games acquires Quixel

Epic Games has announced the acquisition of Quixel, creators of the Megascans library of photoscanned assets, the Mixer and the Bridge apps. Thanks to this acquisition the full contents of the Megascans library is now free to use with Unreal…

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Unreal Engine 4.24 Preview 1 now available

Epic Games has released a preview build of Unreal Engine 4.24 with a  new project creation workflow that provides tailored paths depending on the user’s project type and industry. There are also updates to Pixel Streaming and ray tracing, plus…

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Iliad demo shows 2D painting directly in Unreal Engine

Praxinos has released a recording showing Iliad, its upcoming plugin for Unreal Engine that adds 2D painting and much more directly to the game engine. The project is being developed in collaboration with Epic Games. Watch the demo on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/502138099Super Renders Farm– powerful and…

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Designing a film set in VR on John Wick

Designing a film set in VR on John Wick Chapter 3 – Parabellum “An entire built from glass, that a lot of problems, you have reflections everywhere” Alex Nice breaks down his work on “John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum,” everyone…

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Ptolemee – PBR texture organiser

21 12 Games has released Ptolemee, a commercial tool that allows the user to list and organise PBR textures with a live preview that includes real-time displacement. Ptolemee is compatible with Unreal Engine, started life as an internal tool when the studio couldn’t find…

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Golaem 7 released

Golaem has released version 7 of its crowd simulation tool for Maya introducing a new layout tool. The Golaem Layout tool is an independent tool for procedural character layout, enabling artists to easily populate shots by creating something called Population Vignettes….

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Unreal Engine supports Cinema 4D

Epic Games has announced that Unreal Engine 4.23 will add support for Cinema 4D. The ability to import .c4d files will be handled by the Datasmith plugin which is included in Unreal Studio Beta (currently free). The importer supports scene…

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Unreal Engine 4.23 Preview 1 now available

Epic Games has announced a preview release of Unreal Engine 4.23 is now available. Preview 1 includes several new features including, the Chaos physics and destruction system, the Skin Weight Profile system, a new Unreal Insights Tool and several improvements to the…