Rumour: Nintendo NX Apparently Supports Unreal Engine 4 And Unity At Launch

Another day and yet another Nintendo NX rumour has surfaced. This one come from the same person who claims that there’s a graphically impressive PlayStation 4 title being ported to the platform. Apparently he has spoken again to his source who has confirmed that the Nintendo NX will support both Unity and Unreal Engine 4 from launch. His source says “that Unity and Unreal Engine 4 will both be ready in time for when developers outside of key partners are able to purchase dev kits of their own.” A lot of titles on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 use the impressive Unreal 4 game engine and Unity so it’s not so far fetched. Anyway, guess we won’t know for sure until the Nintendo NX is officially unveiled this year.

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  1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

    -||This better be true or I’ll go rogue beyond measure on Xbot filth||-

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    1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

      Hell yeah it better be true. I Want to play some mortal kombat X. If it’s a nx port.

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      1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

        -||That game isn’t for babies like you boy||-

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        1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

          Liked by 6 people

          1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

            Liked by 4 people

            1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

              The one armed man? Where is he? So I can put a fucking dent in that bitches head.

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              1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                -||I don’t know, nobody knows…||-

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                1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                  ¤Cough Lame

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                2. Jaded_Drybones says:

                  I’ve been enjoying Season 10 so far. I hope they make more than 6 episodes though!

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                  1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                    -||Indeed, at least one more full season with 22 episodes||-

                    -||The last episode I saw was Home Again, it was very cruel and nice||-

                    -||This week I can’t wait for Babylon||-

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    2. N-Dub Nation says:

      Give ’em extreme hell, Commander!

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      1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

        -||Indeed I will comrade, they’ll be begin to go to their hell||-

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        1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

          And so will you after I’ve finished stomping your fucking face in. 😄

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          1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

            -||My face is about 4 times bigger than the entire you||-

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            1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

              Doesn’t matter. I’ll continue to fucking stomping for an entire 4 years if it takes that long. Remember I’ll always be the last bitch standing. No play dead bitch.

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              1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                -||Even after 4 millenia I wouldn’t even have a single little ripple||-

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                1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                  Like a dumb bitch once said. The bigger the bitch, the harder the fall. I’ll just trip you and you’ll be fucking dead. Giving me a flawless victory

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                  1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                    -||You humans and your lack of knowledge on simple physics||-

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                    1. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                      All physics are broken when you play along with your fucking pointless mind games. Checked your ass✔

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                    2. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                      -||I am Dark Quantum Physics itself||-

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                    3. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                      And I am dark matter bitch. Checked your ass again ✔

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                    4. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                      -||I am the master of Antimatter, in essence, you’re my slave for eternity||-

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                    5. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                      And I am a block hole where all matter is destroyed. All laws are broke. Nothing including you aswell. Checked your ass ✔

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                    6. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                      -||My weapon creates black holes||-

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                    7. 🎭Mr. Boss Ass Bitch💊 says:

                      Black Damn it

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              1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

                -||No, humans are insects compared to me||-

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              2. lmaoshmsfo says:

                LOL I thought the same thing when he began describing the size of his face. You two are such nerds. ^^

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    3. Deepsouth says:

      Well this “rumor” should honestly go without saying. I mean could you imagine if the NX didn’t support unreal or unity? It would be a catastrophe only comparable to the titanic itself..

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      1. {{Nintendo Tri-Force Hero Kokiri Kid adventurer}} says:

        Exactly. If it didn’t support it then for sure it would fail. It’s a given. But good thing they mention this that way we know at least they’re on the right path.

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        1. Deepsouth says:

          Yea, they are on the right path no doubt. I personally think the NX will sell comparable to the original Wii. Maybe not 100 million in sales, but I think it will do 50-70 million. I have a lot of optimism for the NX. Only because if Nintendo does one thing good, that’s adapt to their surroundings. They have proven this on many occasions.

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          1. Jaded_Drybones says:

            I’m not nearly as optimistic, but we’ll see. Zelda and Starfox are releasing on WiiU, so unless they DAY-ONE launch with a Real Metroid game, I’m not paying premium prices for an NX until it’s been out 2 years. We won’t see a Zelda on it for 5yrs at least. It might launch with a mario and splatoon sequel, which will grab the new-blood fans, but I doubt it can sell anywhere near the Wii’s sales. Just my opinion!

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            1. Deepsouth says:

              I’m pretty sure the NX is going to be half handheld half home console. If that’s the case

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            2. Deepsouth says:

              Sorry, accidently posted before I finished. What I was saying is that if the NX is half console half handheld it will easily sell at least 50-70 units. Honestly it will probably sell more than that.

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  2. I hope this is true. Great for third party companies!

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    1. tre802001 says:

      Wii U supports UE4 but no support documents for Wii U. This doesn’t mean anything.

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      1. tre802001 says:

        Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night is an Unreal Engine 4 game that will be on the Wii U.

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        1. paidenthusiast says:

          Yes Tre that game does support Unreal Engine 4 but the Wii U doesn’t natively support that engine meaning that a separate development team has to build that engine on PPC architecture because porting the engine from x86 architecture in which the PC, PS4 and Xbox One supports would be an extremely tough task and too cost efficient. Of the rumors are true about the NX supporting the UE4 however that means the system will be using x86 instead of PPC so it will easier for developers to just port the engine from the other platforms that use it rather than them having to go through any loop holes

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          1. tre802001 says:

            All it means is the support documents aren’t available for Wii u meaning if they run into an error they have to figure it out themself. Even within x86, not everything is support. x86 is the oldest computing architecture.

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  3. Another day, Another NX Rumour…

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    1. I was about to comment the same thing lol

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    2. Deepsouth says:

      Let’s hope it’s not a rumor, ya know, for Nintendo’s sake.

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  4. brucelee312 says:

    Not surprising at all but what would be surprising is if the nx can’t run unreal 4

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    1. DemiGOD says:

      No entirely surprising, it would just mean that Nintendo stuck to a different architecture, again. I hope they finally go x86 based. Just for the sake of making these damn 3rd party developers happy.

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      1. That wont make 3rd parties jump on board it’s more then just the system keeping them away. Their games don’t sell on Nintendo systems, unless Nintendo hands over buckets of money to each dev for each game to compensate NOT MAKING A PROFIT they wont come. Also some companies like Rockstar and Bethesda simply choose not to do business with Nintendo, they know their fanbase isn’t on Nintendo. That’s their choice as a Studio, Nintendo can’t force them to make a game on their system.

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        1. DemiGOD says:

          The problem right now is that they have a harder time porting them to the Wii U, taking more resources than what they get back. If it was easier for them to port these IP’s with pretty much no hassle even a small amount back would be a profit since it wouldnt take so much for them to actually port the game. As it stands right now, that is not the case. which is why they have left the Wii U to fend for itself.

          Rockstar doesnt support Nintendo? well, lets just make up bs now dont we. Rockstar has supported Nintendo in the past, GTA China Town Wars was made specifically for the DS, Bully was ported to the Wii, Table tennis was a Wii game, and Manhunt 2 was also released on the Wii. This is all from last generation.

          We cant really say much about Bethesda really because most if not all the games that theyve ported to home consoles were for consoles that utilized a pc based processor. Hell, the first Elder Scroll game was ESIII, which was ported to the og XBOX and that had custom Pentium processor. Now after all the problems that Bethesda had with the Cell Processor on the PS3, do you really think they would take a chance on the Wii U?

          Now yes, I agree that its the choice of a Studio to develop or not for a platform, but giving them easy access to port a game isnt going to push developers away. Specially if its financially viable for them even with the smallest profit if it doesn’t take many resources to get it done.

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          1. Dragonsilths says:

            Those games you mentioned of Rockstar are not what they are known for. A crappy GTA game that even GTA fans care for.

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            1. Dragonsilths says:

              Don’t care * for

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            2. DemiGOD says:

              What?! That GTA game sold over a million copies, and did better on the DS than it did on the PSP.

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          2. tre802001 says:

            When you say resources, you cannot be talking manpower. They already was using 5 to 15 personnel to port wii u game. What do 3rd parties want to just need 1 person to cut and paste the game to Nintendo hardware. Take a look at the 3rd party games released on Wii u and the attached rate to the console LTD at the time. What attach rate do they want to have on Nintendo platforms. They seem to want more than 5 percent attach rate that they normally receive on the other platforms. Example…GTA would sell 600000 copies with a 5 percent attach rate. Is that good enough for Rockstar or do they want a 10 percent attach rate with 1.2 million copies sold. This is what 3rd parties care about not the architect of the platform but the profibility. Larger 3rd parties are not taking a risk. Example how quickly they took major franchises off wii u.

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            1. DemiGOD says:

              No I mean actual funds, they have complained that they’ve only gotten limited funds for porting these games, and since its such a task for them to take a game from one engine and change it to another they burn right through it. I completely agree, and making these games that much easier to port would definitely help lol and if only control+C and Control+V worked like that for games we have everything XD

              I still think making easier to port a game would help greatly but I see your point. A lot of these bigger companies are more focused on a locked return percentage than seeing a returned period.

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          3. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

            -||The Bethesdians are enemies of the Empire since ever and will continue to be until they fall||-

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            1. DemiGOD says:

              Enemies? Is there some sort of rivalry between Nintendo and Bethesda that I’m not aware of?

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  5. tobiyyah says:

    I am tired of hearing about the NX power. I want to know or hear rumours on Pikmin4 and Zelda U. Or what the NX controllers are like or if the new 3DS can operate it or Gamepad or pro controller. We already expect ot to be powerful.

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    1. sonofmrpeanut says:

      My assumption: We’ll have to wait until Nintendo says something about the NX before we start hearing about games.

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    2. steveb944 says:

      Why would you hear rumours on a series (Pikmin) that rarely sees the light of day and a title that we know is already coming? Plus these are in house, so don’t expect leaks unlike second and third party that spill the beans all the time.

      We EXPECT it to be powerful? I think we’re mostly HOPING it is. So far we have baseless rumours only.

      And we’ve had remote rumours via patents. We won’t find anything else worthy until E3 when they officially announce it.

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      1. Alex Nelson says:

        Pst, you should watch the video

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        1. sonofmrpeanut says:

          This is definitely one of the more solid presentations of a rumor I’ve seen in a while. I’m inclinded to believe it, and this is coming from someone who generally tends to apply the practice of “Patents maybe and nothing else.”

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        2. steveb944 says:

          No thanks. So I can bask in 9 minutes of speculation? No thanks, I’m done believing anything until it comes from Nintendo directly.
          I’m here to comment on the article which I hope the author can have it stand on its own merit.

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      2. tobiyyah says:

        I just want to know if Pikmin 4 is going back to collecting treasure for money and gping back underground.

        Liked by 1 person

      3. tre802001 says:

        Patents don’t mean anything. Nintendo patent things all the time. Sometimes they use them and sometimes they dont.

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  6. skeletons420 says:

    I don’t expect crap until Nintendo officially drops word bombs explaining what’s going on with NX.

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  7. reeleemee says:

    Well this is not a big surprise. What would be a surprise is if the nx handheld is capable of running these on its own 0_0

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    1. It could. Hell 3DS could but it would be dramatically scaled down to the point it wouldn’t look good lol.

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    2. DemiGOD says:

      Well when a game like Tappy Chicken 2 is running on android and iOS devices and is using the Unreal Engine 4, I wouldnt say that an NX handheld being capable of getting UE4 and Unity support is that surprising.

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      1. reeleemee says:

        Lol I knew someone would eventually say this. nd your right wt I meant is that it would be surprising if it was a graphically demanding game using those engines

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        1. DemiGOD says:

          lol, ok THAT would be surprising then. A game like Kingdom Hearts 3, Gears 4, or Dying Light running on a portable would be something else.

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  8. I would be more surprised if it didn’t support Unreal Engine 4 and Unity.

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  9. Oh my fucking god, the idioticness never stops to amaze does it….GAME ENGINES ARE SCALEABLE. Works on anything from PS3/360/Wii to PS4/XboxOne/WiiU/3DS/PC to fucking MOBILE. No shit NX can use them, the Wii U can use them I’M USING UNREAL ENGINE 4 THESE DAYS FOR MY OWN GAME FOR CRYING OUT LOUD. The Wii U could use Unreal Engine since day one, that’s no surprise. The Unreal creators even said so, just that nobody had used it yet to make a Wii U game…I swear to god people are fucking idiots.

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  10. Forgot to mention Unity always worked on Wii U also lol.

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    1. reeleemee says:

      Lol are you calling people idiots while using the word idioticness? Lmao =D

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      1. shadowvegeta says:

        Let it go man. Let it go.

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      2. Dragonsilths says:

        American filth. Always wasting your precious breaths you got before your life expires.

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  11. steveb944 says:

    If it didn’t it’d be DOA.

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  12. Bowler AA says:

    WIIB SHIPPED TO DVELOPERS WITH UNITY INCLUDED FREE AND UR4 IS ALSO ALREADY ON WIIU THERE MIDDELWARE THERE DESIGNED TO WORK N ALL SYSTEMS NOT THE OTHER WAY AROUND

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    1. shadowvegeta says:

      I don’t think anyone knows what you wrote. And I’m fairly certain no one cares either. You are one of the worst regulars on here. Always sputtering about with nonsense and not turning off your capslock. It’d be great if you just stopped commenting. But of course you have the right to comment all you want. But unless you really improve, you really shouldn’t. You just embarrass yourself.

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      1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

        -||Vegeta powers?||-

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  13. AKA-Link77 says:

    Why wouldn’t it run these modern engines? Unless Nintendo wants to suicide again…

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  14. And EA will still think of reasons why their games cant run on the NX, just you wait.

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    1. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

      -||They only needed one reason anytime, [Nintendo]||-

      -||They are a disease that must be purged from existence once the Xbots are a faded nightmare||-

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  15. well theres something that surprise me i guess that engine will be apart of the NX as well HA! i’m sure that nintendo have something special up there sleeve about this strange rumor but i need to do some research about this NX graphics for Unreal engine 4.

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  16. So many rumors *_* Its getting kinda hard to keep track of them all lol

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  17. Deepsouth says:

    I honestly don’t know why Nintendo is dragging the NX reveal out so long. It’s not healthy for their company, as you can see with the stock drops. They really don’t need to limp all the way to E3 with this. Honestly E3 should be about games, and I’m afraid if the NX gets revealed at E3, the games will be over shadowed. Surely Nintendo knows this….. right?

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    1. Dragonsilths says:

      They are doing what they always do. The only change was “nx” was mentioned a year sooner then they normally would have.

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      1. Deepsouth says:

        Nintendo is in a very unique situation. I’m not sure “doing what they always do” is such a good idea. If Star Fox is truly delayed again, then Nintendo has nothing early 2016 besides a TP re-release. How long can the game drought last before they genuinely start to lose their fanbase? They at the very least need to whip together a decent Nintendo direct…. Something… anything…

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        1. tre802001 says:

          They already stated star fox will come out April 22nd. I think it was in an article on this website or maybe another.

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    2. |||Nintendo Dark Commander Quadraxis-NX Prime||| says:

      -||It would be Wii U suicide if they unveiled the NX now because it’s not ready and they cannot afford to be half clueless with our new weapon once again||-

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  18. I didn’t even know that the PS4 supported Unreal Engine 4 or Unity. Why has none of the games looked that graphically amazing on PS4 yet? I mean, when I see Unreal Engine 4 demos, they look breathtaking and detailed. Has none of the PS4 games utilized Unreal Engine 4 or Unity yet?

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