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Unreal Engine 4

Posted in Just something to say with tags , , , , , , , on March 27, 2017 by getbent57

Back in 2015 learned that you can download and freely use Unreal Engine 4.  This lets you make all kinds of different games for pretty every current platform.  I couldn’t try it out back then because my computer was too old.  Now that I have a new one.  Will be giving this a go.  They have all kinds of help and video tutorials.  Over the years tried to make some games.  But never really got every far.  May be this program will make the process a bit more fun.

Unreal Engine 4

Posted in Just something to say with tags , , , , , , , on March 10, 2015 by getbent57

Unreal_Engine.pngA few post back talked about how Unreal Engine 4 is now free for everyone to use.  So I had to check it out.  Watch a few of the tutorial videos.  It looks pretty awesome and fun to use.   You can make all kind of thing.  All so make games for different platforms.  Of course PC but all so PlayStation and Xbox.  You can even make games for iOS and Android.  Thought that would be cool to make a game for Android.  So signed up at the website to download it.   When I went to install it.  It wouldn’t work.  Got an error saying I don’t  have the right hardware.  Guess my computer is too old to run it.  Well that sucks because it is a very cool program.  If you have a new computer its well worth you time checking out.  Someday when I do get a new computer will have to try this out.

Unreal Engine 4

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , on March 7, 2015 by getbent57

Unreal_EngineIf you have played any games lets say the last 20 years a lot of them have been made used the Unreal Engine.  It was made by Epic Games for use in their game Unreal.  Over the years it has grown and change.  With many game company’s using this game engine on their games.  The fourth version, Unreal Engine 4 has been around since 2012.  If you ever wanted to try it out or use it for a game you would like to make it cost a lot of money.  Well until now.

On March 2, 2015 the people at Epic Games have made it available to everyone for free.  This is pretty sweet.  You can read more about that and download it > here.   Think this is pretty awesome.  Sure you can make games with but there are a lot of other things you can use if for.  Like animation, films and the like.   There is all so lot of tutorials and help on the site as well.  I will be trying this out for sure.