At SIGGRAPH 2018, we saw another advance toward real-time ray tracing with Unreal Engine. A joint presentation by Epic Games, NVIDIA, and Porsche resulted in “Speed of Light”, a real-time cinematic showcasing the current state of this developing technology with the interplay of multiple light sources over the smooth surfaces of…Read more
When it comes to using animations for marketing and brand engagement, many VR film projects currently on the market focus on providing an immersive one-off experience to captivate viewers in the moment. Rather than a mere afterthought, replayability is an essential ingredient for global VFX and animation studio Redrover, who is…Read more
Vox Populi Productions, the team behind award-winning political satire show ICI Laflaque, is no stranger to breakneck speeds in production. The half-hour animated show, much of it newly produced each week based on recent news, has had a 7-day turnaround time for 15 years.
For the 2018-2019 season, the team decided to…Read more
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has awarded Epic Games with the first Technology and Engineering Emmy for Unreal Engine in the 2017-2018 category, “3D Engine Software for the Production of Animation.” We couldn’t be more thrilled with this recognition, and our sincere thanks go to all of the…Read more
Today’s architectural designers are turning to bold new approaches for crafting compelling design visualizations. With clients wanting more interactivity and flexible options for design review, it makes sense that real-time solutions are becoming the format of choice for architects and designers looking to maintain a competitive edge.
In our upcoming November 27…Read more
Imagine a film set where completely photorealistic digital human avatars mirror the precise actions and expressions of the live actors playing their roles—all in a virtual space and in real time, at up to 90 fps. For directors, producers, and actors alike, this technology will be a huge game-changer, and it’s…Read more
Understanding the Role of a Tech Artist
Real-time technology is powering the world of interactive entertainment and transforming industries such as TV/film, architectural visualization, industrial design, and visual FX. It is now standard for game developers to create high quality games that render vast open worlds and for enterprise leaders to quickly…Read more
McLaren Design, known for its sleek, fast cars, is naturally at the forefront of technology. Recently, the design team collaborated with Epic Games to develop a design tool in Unreal Engine, an application to aid its designers in visualizing configurations for various types of vehicles.
Part of this process was importing parts…Read more
Today Epic Games announced the latest recipients of Unreal Dev Grants, a $5 million fund supporting developers working with Unreal Engine 4 (UE4). This new round awards $800,000 to more than 30 individuals and teams, with no restrictions or obligations to Epic Games. As with previous rounds, these recipients illustrate the…Read more
Want to lower your production costs and beat your deadlines, while dazzling your clients with photorealistic real-time interactivity and mind-blowing immersive experiences? With Unreal Studio 4.21, your job just got a whole lot easier.
The latest version of our free beta is bursting with new features to streamline your workflows and supercharge…Read more
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