Nintendo Switch Support Now ‘Fully-Featured’ With Release Of Unreal Engine 4.16 Today

Unreal Engine 4.16 was released today and with it brings full functionality for the Nintendo Switch platform. Although the engine has technically allowed for Switch development since its last official update in February, it was only classed as experimental. Now that the engine has been updated, approved developers can download the UE4 source code for … Continue reading Nintendo Switch Support Now ‘Fully-Featured’ With Release Of Unreal Engine 4.16 Today

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Nintendo And Epic Explain Process Of Bringing Unreal 4 Engine To Nintendo Switch

Nintendo recently attended a panel at Unreal Fest West '17 called “Switch & Unreal: Making Game Development More Unreal”. They spoke about the Unreal 4 engine and the process of the engine coming to Nintendo Switch. Epic representative Takayuki Kawasaki and Senior Support Engineer Noriaki Shinoyama were on the panel alongside Nintendo’s Masaru Mitsuyoshi and … Continue reading Nintendo And Epic Explain Process Of Bringing Unreal 4 Engine To Nintendo Switch

Epic Games Claims There Are 20 Japanese Switch Games Being Developed Using Unreal Engine 4

Snake Pass launched as the first Switch game to run on the Unreal Engine, but it seems there are lots more coming. According to Epic Games' Japanese representative, there are about twenty Unreal Switch games being developed at the moment in Japan. This is certainly good news for Nintendo, any third party games helping bolster … Continue reading Epic Games Claims There Are 20 Japanese Switch Games Being Developed Using Unreal Engine 4

Reggie Talked About Unreal Engine 4 Support For The Switch At GDC

News from GDC continues to come in, but this time the news comes from Epic Games' conference. This is because a pre-recorded video featuring Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aime was broadcast at the conference. The topic was about Unreal Engine 4 support on the Nintendo Switch. In fact, Reggie says at one point  that … Continue reading Reggie Talked About Unreal Engine 4 Support For The Switch At GDC

Unreal Engine 4.15 Update Has Added Support For The Nintendo Switch

The popular video game development engine Unreal Engine 4 has been specifically updated for the Nintendo Switch. The graphically impressive engine has been updated to 4.15 and this should mean that we will see a number of Unreal Engine 4 designed titles appear on Nintendo's upcoming system. This should also mean that third-party developers will find it … Continue reading Unreal Engine 4.15 Update Has Added Support For The Nintendo Switch

Epic Games Japan Says Many Unreal Engine Games Heading To Nintendo Switch

We already know that the upcoming Nintendo Switch has Unreal Engine 4 support but many are wondering just how many games are in development for the platform that support the gorgeous engine. Takayuki Kawasaki, territory manager for Epic Games Japan, has revealed that there's a number of Japanese games in the works for the Nintendo Switch … Continue reading Epic Games Japan Says Many Unreal Engine Games Heading To Nintendo Switch

Here’s Super Mario Sunshine Recreated In Unreal Engine 4

Ever wondered how the beloved GameCube title Super Mario Sunshine would look recreated using the state of the art Unreal Engine 4? Well, wonder no more as talented YouTuber CryZENx has recreated a short portion of the bright and sunny platformer and it looks lovely. Be sure to check out his hard work in the video … Continue reading Here’s Super Mario Sunshine Recreated In Unreal Engine 4

Unreal Engine “Thrilled to Partner With Nintendo” To Help Developers Bring Their Games To Nintendo Switch

The Unreal Engine Twitter account has just Tweeted that they are ''thrilled to partner with Nintendo" to help Unreal Engine 4 developers bring their games to the newly revealed Nintendo Switch. https://twitter.com/UnrealEngine/status/789201443731288066 The game engine developed by Epic Games is a well known tool for developers and received the Develop Industry Excellence Award for "Best Game Engine" … Continue reading Unreal Engine “Thrilled to Partner With Nintendo” To Help Developers Bring Their Games To Nintendo Switch

Video: Castlevania Level 1 Remade In Unreal Engine 4

The original Castlevania title, that was released on the NES back in 1986, has been re-imagined by a fan using Unreal Engine 4. Dejawolfs has re-created the first level of the game, taking us through Dracula's castle, and it's certainly impressive. You can check it out below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mONE-71l3Xg Hopefully the clip of Dejawolfs' work will stick around, and won't … Continue reading Video: Castlevania Level 1 Remade In Unreal Engine 4

Nintendo Recruiting Someone Experienced In Game Engines Such As Unreal Engine 4

While this shouldn't be seen as confirmation that the forthcoming Nintendo NX will support Unreal Engine 4, a recent Software Engineer job position within Nintendo states that the company is looking for someone with experience with existing video game engines such as the state of the art Unreal Engine 4. Here's the job listing details. DESCRIPTION OF … Continue reading Nintendo Recruiting Someone Experienced In Game Engines Such As Unreal Engine 4