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Epic's demonstration of a new version of Unreal Engine 3 at GDC - currently underway in San Francisco - "Epic's proposal for what the next generation of gaming will look like".

A demo of the new tech is being shown at Epic's booth on the show floor, which demonstrates the latest version of Epic's widely used and highly regarded engine.


The latest version of UE3 now supports DirectX 11 (DX11), physics engine PhysX, APEX, and NVIDIA 3D vision which does stereoscopic 3D via polarised glasses on hundreds of PC games.

The demo, developed with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 500 series graphics cards, "represents Epic's proposal for what the next generation of gaming will look like and sets a new bar for what can be accomplished with Epic's Unreal Engine 3 technology", says Epic.
http://www.computerandvideogames.com/291464/news/epic-reveals-new-unreal-engine-3/
post #2 of 36
New tech for new cards. Sounds good to me.
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It looks an awful lot like this generation...
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Would be funny if this smashes CryEngine3 considering all of the **** talk from Crytek.
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headscratch.gif

Just me... or does this screenshot NOT look very impressive?
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this is exactly what i was talking about in the previous UE3 news, i hoped for DX11 Support in that discussion and it's here and now i know for SURE on what direction they are going and whats what with the UE3 development biggrin.gif.


the screenshot isn't show the new engine developments expect actual screens in the coming months tho redface.gif
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post #7 of 36
It doesn't look that much better, but there's still an obvious increase in some areas.

http://cdn.medialib.computerandvideogames.com/screens/screenshot_247923.jpg
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headscratch.gif

Just me... or does this screenshot NOT look very impressive?

I think it looks good.

Look at the Locust at the front.

But too much brown textures, it looks boring.
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Just work on 4, dont want this. Since they used NVIDIA's "expertise", we can expect it to favour the green side quite a lot.
    
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post #10 of 36
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The explosion looks a little weird lol...and again with the brown?
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