Unreal Engine 5 Supports VR, Promises Generational Leap For Graphics

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Epic Games just showcased its vision of next-generation console gameplay with the reveal of Unreal Engine 5. Below you can see a stunning new technical showcase for Unreal Engine 5 called Lumen in the Land of Nanite. Excited for Unreal Engine 5 VR support?

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Deadmau5 Shares Mysterious VR Project Being Developed With Unreal Engine

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In a video posted to Instagram earlier this week, Grammy-nominated DJ/producer Deadmau5 teased a new VR project being developed alongside game art studio Upsurge Studios and game technology studio Geodesic Games using Epic Games’ Unreal Engine. Codename #OBERHASLI.

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Unreal Engine’s New Virtual Production Tool Is Reshaping Cinematography

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Is real-time VR technology the future of filmmaking ? Unreal Engine is changing how filmmakers and advertisers are making movies and commercials with a new virtual production tool that allows them to add special effects in real-time. The new technology replaces conventional methods, such as using a greenscreen or adding special effects in post-production, with LED walls that can create immersive virtual environments on and active film set in real-time.

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Unreal Engine 5 CEO: ?All? The Demo Tech Can Work On High End PC VR

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“All” of the Unreal Engine 5 technology demonstrated in this week’s stunning reveal will be able to work with high end PC VR, according to Epic CEO Tim Sweeney. ” Unreal Engine 5 is a radical new approach to how games are made and rendered.

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The Unreal Garden AR Environment Was A Much Needed Escape From The Chaos Of E3

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The Unreal Garden, a large-scale multiplayer AR experience from The Entertainment Software Association and Onedome, offered E3 2019 attendess an escape from the chaos, turning 6,000 sq. Originating from a San-Franscico-based pop-up developed in 2018, The Unreal Garden is a combination of art and technology, fusing entertainment with augmented reality, projections, and soundscape technology. News AR The Unreal GardenLarge-scale multiplayer AR turns 6,000 sq.

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Unreal and Unity Both Commit to Google Daydream

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Middleware makers Epic Games and Unity Technologies have been working on every major VR HMD revealed to date, so it’s no surprise to hear that both are involved with Google’s new Daydream platform. The post Unreal and Unity Both Commit to Google Daydream appeared first on UploadVR. Unity Engine Unreal Engine Daydream Epic Game google daydream Unity Technologies unreal engine 4

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Watch: ILMxLab’s Star Wars Real-Time Ray-Tracing Demo on Unreal Engine is Stunning

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At the Unreal Engine presentation at GDC 2018 today, Epic Games CTO Kim Libreri introduced several projects highlighting the scalability and performance of Unreal technology, including a partnership with ILMxLAB and Nvidia. This was the first live demonstration of interactive, real-time, ray-tracing with Unreal Engine. Today, we were treated to a live stage demo using Unreal Engine, Nvidia RTX, and ILMxLAB’s Star Wars assets.

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Unreal P.T. review: anxiety and frustration in VR (+ how to download it)

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And this why an indie game developer, Radius Gordello , has decided to re-create completely it in Unreal Engine. And I think that virtual reality, that is a technology that empowers the emotions perceived by the user, is perfect for this game. With that said, I’ll be officially taking down Unreal PT next week. And if you want to play with Unreal P.T., The post Unreal P.T. review unreal p.t. Do you remember the game P.T. for PlayStation 4 ?

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Unreal Engine Gets Official Mixed Reality Video Support With Version 4.20

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With the latest update to Unreal Engine exiting a preview period and releasing fully in version 4.20, VR developers updating their projects to the newest version of Unreal should be able to access similar capabilities. Epic’s Unreal Engine is what some of the world’s biggest game developers use to make their games and it is the same tool bringing Fortnite to devices ranging from iPhone to PS4. VR Industry News epic Unreal engine

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Epic Games Acquires Facial Animation Technology Maker Cubic Motion

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Epic Games has acquired Cubic Motion , a provider of automated performance-driven facial animation technology for video games, film, broadcast, and immersive experiences such as virtual reality.

ESI Design Uses Unreal Engine To Create An AR-Inspired Lobby Experience

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A two year renovation has transformed The Crossroads lobby into an interactive digital experience powered by Unreal Engine. Webster adds, “We’re always weaving technology into architecture which is allowing it to have this ability to change, flex and morph – and hopefully expand upon your experiences on how you move through a space. The post ESI Design Uses Unreal Engine To Create An AR-Inspired Lobby Experience appeared first on VRScout.

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GDC 2017: Epic’s Tim Sweeney on What Unreal Engine VR Means for Non-gaming Industries

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We’re on the cusp of a technological evolution, and while games will be driving the early experiences, they won’t be the predominant use for very long. Of course, all of the various applications, programs and tools will require a base engine for creation, and that’s where Epic Games – and specifically its Unreal Engine – comes in. On the professional side, I’ve been blown away with the amount of progress we’ve been able to make with the VR Unreal Editor.

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59% of VR Developers Use Unity, But Devs Make More Money With Unreal

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Unity Technologies and Epic Games are in a grudge match for the hearts and minds of game developers. Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 started out in the high end, and it has moved lower through pricing tactics and revisions that enable it to be the foundation of mobile games. Sweeney said that Unreal Engine had its best year of all time in revenues, and then 2016 revenues doubled the 2015 numbers. He said developers have made more than $10 billion to date with Unreal games. “We

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Unreal Engine Creators can Visualise Their 3D Creations Using Looking Glass Factory’s Holographic Display’s

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Today, Looking Glass Factory has announced that its displays will now support those working in Unreal Engine (UE4), Epic Games’ popular videogame development software. The Unreal Engine plugin feature list is as follows: Real-time 3D view of content in Unreal’s Game View.

WorldViz Laughs Off Room-Scale VR, Introduces ‘Warehouse-Scale’ for Unreal & Unity

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That’s what WorldViz is asking today as it introduces Unity and Unreal Engine support for its self-labelled ‘Warehouse-Scale’ VR technology. The post WorldViz Laughs Off Room-Scale VR, Introduces ‘Warehouse-Scale’ for Unreal & Unity appeared first on UploadVR. unreal engine 4 WorldVizRoom-Scale tracking is currently the pinnacle of immersive VR, but why stop at your living room?

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Swedish Dev Auctioning Off One-Of-A-Kind NFT VR Studio

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Built using Unreal Engine, this VR project will look and feel like a cozy modern studio filled with unique collectibles and stylish furniture. The Studio Unreal Engine Valve Index Virtual Worlds VR Space Windows Mixed Reality

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Tim Sweeney: PS5’s Storage System ‘Absolutely World-Class’, ‘Better Than High-End PC’

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Epic Games co-founder Tim Sweeney has high praise for PS5’s storage system following today’s reveal of a stunning Unreal Engine 5 demo. PS5 is arriving this holiday season and Unreal Engine 5 launches next year.

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Unreal Garden AR Experience Opens to Visitors with Epson Laser Projectors

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Many fans of XR technology were disappointed at this year’s E3, which wrapped up last week. The event, one of the world’s biggest trade shows for videogames and associated technology, had little for XR enthusiasts. One of the big events at this year’s E3 was the Unreal Garden and, if you weren’t at E3, you may still be able to see it. What Is the Unreal Garden? The Unreal Garden is an AR experience developed by onedome.

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This Week In XR: Epic’s Unreal Metaverse, New Apple AR Glass Rumors, Spatial Goes Free

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You, too, can host a million person party thanks to Epic Games Unreal Engine. Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Consumer Tech /consumer-tech technologyApple rumors? Yes, please!

Epic Announce Android Daydream VR Support in Unreal Engine, Available Today

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Epic Games’ Kim Libreri today took to the stage at Google’s I/O conference to announce Unreal Engine support for the newly announced Daydream Android VR platform, what’s more is that it’s available right now. Epic Games have been a constant in VR technology adoption since the Oculus Rift Kickstarter, with the company’s Unreal Engine 4 consistently one of the first to deliver integration for a myriad virtual reality technologies.

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Unreal Video of Perseverance Landing on Mars Will Take Your Breath Away

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mars perseverance mastcam z rover discovery and exploration of the solar system mars landing technology internet mars rovers spaceflight spacecraft jet propulsion laboratory united states mars exploration programNASA has released stunning footage of the Perseverance rover landing on Mars, in what is a seminal achievement for the space agency. Read more.

Real-Time Motion Capture Brings David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust Back To Life

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This weekend the second annual Infinity Festival opened its doors at the Goya Film Studios in the heart of Hollywood, offering guests the chance to attend a killer lineup of panels lead by Hollywood storytelling professionals and go hands-on with groundbreaking 5G, artificial intelligence, blockchain, and immersive technology. . And long may that continue,” says John MacInnes, co-founder of MacInnes Scott, the company behind David Bowie Is Unreal.

Unreal Engine and Unity to get NVIDIA’s New VR Rendering Tech

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NVIDIA recently took the wraps off of Simultaneous Multi-projection, a new rendering technology built into the company’s latest series of ‘Pascal’ GPUs which is designed to enhance VR rendering performance. Nvidia says the tech is soon to come to Unreal Engine and Unity. The post Unreal Engine and Unity to get NVIDIA’s New VR Rendering Tech appeared first on Road to VR.

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The acclaimed NeoFur 2.0 Unreal Plugin really brings it in the cuteness and adorable CATegories.

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Neoglyphic Entertainment, a storytelling company built for the digital age, has released a comprehensive feature updates to its award-winning, cross-platform, real-time fur and fiber technology, NeoFur. for Unreal Engine 4 enables developers to better tackle the creation of challenging fuzzy and fibrous characters, objects and surfaces such as furred creatures, carpets, blankets, mosses and other natural landscapes.

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How Epic Games’ Lawsuit Against Apple Could Impact The Future Of VR/AR

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Apple threatens to withhold support for ARKit and upcoming VR technology on Unreal Engine. This decision could prove devastating for Epic’s Unreal Engine and the hundreds of existing Mac and iOS apps powered by Unreal.

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John Legend Performs Live In VR To Raise Awareness Towards Mass Incarceration

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The data can then be exported into all typical formats used to create visual effects such as FBX and BVH, and can be streamed directly into Unity, Unreal, and Autodesk, where you can then add custom visual details.

Epic Games Technical Director: We Want ‘Robo Recall’ To Be The ‘Ultimate Tech Demo’ For Unreal Engine

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We learned a lot about pushing the rendering technology with it, but because of the constraints there was just a lot that we wanted to get done that we couldn’t get done. Robo Recall was easily one of the most exciting games we got our hands on at Oculus Connect 3 earlier this month.

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Axon Park To Offer Expert Level In-Headset VR Design Course

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Survios CTO Alex Silkin will teach a semester-long course called Unreal Engine VR Master Class. Courtesy of VR education startup Axon Park , the ‘Unreal Engine VR Master Class’ will debut in VR this autumn. If you’re just hearing his name for the first time, Silkin is largely responsible for coming up with much of the technology that lives in games like Sprint Vector and Creed: Rise to Glory. The Unreal Engine VR Master Class will begin on September 4.

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DragonFly: Glassbox Releases New VR Technology for 3D Video

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Different methods involve different VR technology and are useful for different kinds of projects. Glassbox has just announced their newest VR technology, the DragonFly plugin. They are responsible for some of the fantastic and other-wordly visuals that we associate with VR technology. This method is similar to the motion capture technology that has been used to create realistic computer generated video for years. That’s where Glassbox’s VR technology comes in.

How Modding Communities Are Paving The Way For User-Generated VR & AR Content

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In a similar fashion as to what Unreal Engine offers to round up users, these above-mentioned platforms are free to use but come at the cost of royalties or in-game purchases.

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Epic Games exec says PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X games will look like movies

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Unreal Engine 5's Nanite technology will scale cinema-level assets in real time. Gaming News Epic Games PlayStation 5 Unreal Engine 5 Xbox Series X

Enklu Launches San Francisco’s First AR Maker Space

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The city of San Francisco will be getting its very first dedicated AR maker space thanks to Enklu , a cutting-edge company that approaches traditional venues and transforms them into modern experience centers using immersive AR technology. If you are not well versed with HoloLens technology or need some help getting accustomed to Enklu’s platform, there is a staff of experts on hand offering training and support to help members begin creating and exploring.

Madonna Performs Alongside AR Clones During Billboard Music Awards

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Earlier this month Billboard Magazine held its annual awards ceremony in Las Vegas, Nevada, and while most of us are still swooning over that incredible performance by Korean demigods BTS, pop music icon Madonna is receiving her own fair share of praise thanks to an interesting live performance that used AR technology to bring several versions of the legend to life on-stage at once. Volumetric capture adds a layer of depth to the pop legends latest performance.

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VR Technology and Hand Tracking in VIVE’s Second Developer Talk

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Hand Tracking in VR Technology – It’s Come a Long Way. While doing demos, people new to VR technology would repeatedly put both controllers into one hand to reach out and try to touch digital artefacts. For example, most HTC VR technology supports 3D hand tracking.

Sony Takes Minority Stake In Epic Games With $250M Investment

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Epic Games is responsible for the Unreal Engine, Fortnite, Epic Games Store, and more. Epic Games Investments Sony VR Industry News epic Epic Games Store Fortnite investment playstation ps4 PSVR sony Tim Sweeney Unreal Unreal engine VR game VR games VR news

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Varjo Promises “Human-Eye” Resolution With VR-1 Headset

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Alongside its proprietary 20/20 eye tracker and 60-PPD Bionic Display with “human-eye” resolution, the VR-1 also features support for a large helping of photorealistic virtual workflows, including Unreal Engine, Unity, Autodesk, VRRED, PREPAR3D, ZeroLight, and VBS Blue. Varjo is pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in VR fidelity,” spoke Timoni West, Director of XR Research at Unity Technologies.

Tilt Five Kickstarter Crests 300% Funding For Tabletop AR Platform

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Originally launched as CastAR on Kickstarter in 2013, the previous iteration of the technology saw lots of consumer interest. Focused on creating a platform that they would all love to use, the Tilt Five team has iterated on the CastAR technology to create glasses with an impressive 110° FOV. Especially when it comes to immersive technology, driving mass-adoption with content is the first and largest hurdle for any newcomer to the industry. and Unreal Engine 4. .

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