The Future of “Unreal Tournament” Begins Today!

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Epic Games’ Stacey “Flak” Conley (Community Manager), David Spalinski (Lead Level Designer), and Steve Polge (Sr. Programmer/Project Lead) announced today on Twitch that there will indeed be another Unreal Tournament and the development begins TODAY!  The game title is “Unreal Tournament” and will not be a continuation of the story’s timeline.  Think of it as a complete reboot using UE4.

“Unreal Tournament will be developed in the open, as a collaboration between Epic and UE4 developers and with the input of fans and gamers.” ~Source: wiki.unrealengine.com

Unreal Tournament will be FREE to play and will be using the Windows, Mac and Linux platforms.

Want to participate & give feedback?  Head on over to the Unreal Engine Forum and sign up.

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The Future Of Unreal Tournament Will Be Announced!

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There is a lot of buzz stirring from the Unreal Tournament Community after some unexpected tweets from Epic Games Vice President Mark Rein and Vice President of Product Development Paul Meegan.  What we can decipher from the tweets, Unreal Tournament is set to make a comeback!  In what way or form is uncertain, but a big announcement on  developers Twitch channel on Thursday, May 8th at 2pm Eastern Time should shed some intense light on it.

In the meantime, our minds will be swirling with speculation.

Author’s Note:  What I’m personally hoping for is a total reboot!  Recapture the magic of UT99 and UT2004, but do it using the new UE4...

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Epic Games “triple-A shooter” In Development

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“We’re building a bigger, triple-A shooter project that hasn’t been announced yet. And we’ve also internally started developing really tiny projects with two or three guys working together as a team for a few months in small scale game development.”

Epic Games co-founder and mas...

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Tim Sweeney and Mark Rein Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

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Tim Sweeney and Mark Rein Named Development Legends at 2013 Develop Industry Excellence Awards

CARY, N.C., June 27, 2013 — Epic Games Founder, CEO and Technical Director Tim Sweeney and Co-Founder and Vice President Mark Rein will be inducted into Develop magazine’s games development hall of fame in Brighton, England on July 10.

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