(PRWEB) April 25, 2005
Epic Games, one of the worldÂs leading game developers and creator of the award-winning UnrealÂ® Engine has just announced that Tim Sweeney will be the keynote speaker and will demonstrate the new Unreal Engine 3 tools and technology at this yearÂs Digital Game Expo, June 25, 2005, at Wake Technical Community College in Raleigh N.C.
About Unreal Engine 3
Unreal Engine is known for cutting-edge graphics and a best-of-breed toolset. Unreal Engine 3, winner of Game Developer Magazine's 2004 Front-Line award for best game engine, maintains those features while adding massive world support, multi-processor support, next-generation console optimizations, and one of the most mature tool pipelines in the industry. Unreal Engine 3's new toolset is designed specifically to accelerate developers' productivity for ultra-complex, next-generation content. Additional information on Unreal Engine can be obtained at http://www.unrealtechnology.com.
About Epic Games
Epic Games Inc., based in Raleigh, N.C. and established in 1991, is a developer of cutting-edge computer and video games. The company is best known as the creator of hit PC 3D action games Unreal and Unreal Tournament, both award-winning blockbuster hits having each sold more than one million copies. Epic is also responsible for the Unreal Engine, which is the underlying technology for a wide range of games including Console Game of the Year winner, Tom Clancy's Splinter CellTM from Ubi Soft; PC Gamer's Game of the Year, Deus Ex from Ion Storm/Eidos; America's Army: Operations, from the United States Army; and Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (PC) from Electronic Arts. Additional information can be obtained through Epic's Web site at http://www.epicgames.com. Unreal is a registered trademark of Epic Games Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective companies.
Come and see why Unreal Engine 3 will be powering several significant next-generation games from some of the industry's top developers and publishers at the Southeast largest digital game expo hosted by Wake Tech Community College. The expo is free to the public, targeted toward all levels of Game Developers and Designers, form beginner programmers to seasoned professionals, for more information, visit http://www.dgxpo.com.
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