What is it?

UDK is Unreal Engine 3 – the complete professional development framework. All the tools you need to create great games, advanced visualizations and detailed 3D simulations. The best tools in the industry are in your hands.

Who is it for?

Anyone. Everyone. You. Unreal Engine 3 has been used by game developers, researchers, television studios, machinima directors, artists and students. If you have an idea that needs to be brought to life in a game engine, UDK is for you.

Why UDK?

Only UDK has the power, flexibility and track record of Unreal Engine 3. These tools have been proven with countless releases and dozens of awards. There is no better way to make awesome games than with UE3.

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Landscape Effects

Hi folks we thought we'd like to share some new images that show our latest map that has the new lighting effect applied which brings out the landscape in more detail.

Also we've included some images of the Rorkes Drift map after a similar effect was applied.

Mbilini Cattle Skirmish

The following images have been been taken from our new map that is based on the death of Prince Mbilini who was fatally wounded after a skirmish with the British after they surprised him and his warriors whilst attempting to steal cattle.

Hippo under a tree

Hippos at the watering hole

Some images from Rorkes Drift after a similar effect was applied

Steam Store

You can see our Steam store page for further information.


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com.freak
com.freak

Download this tutorial pack from 3dBuzz...it is for Unreal Engine 3 but UE3 and UDK is identically same...so the tut pack will work out for you pretty well...you can check out udk.com for tut also.

3d buzz tut pack:
Fileplanet.com

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eportrait
eportrait

Do you have tutorial for UDK?
I'm really newbie in game dev.

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Garyn Dakari

Ah! No! The newest version of UDK doesn't run on my computer!

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macacos2
macacos2

Guess it's time to

*stars flies over head*

UPGRADE!!!! :D

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Garyn Dakari

Believe me, I would, except I have less than 200$ :P

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KILLER89(FIN)
KILLER89(FIN)

Could you post your specs, so we would know if there is a weak link or is the whole rig a weak link? :3

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MrBCut
MrBCut

I have a (noob) question. I'm in the process of creating my first mod using UE3 and I'm using the game/source code that came with the retail copy of the game (er, that you can get from Epic). But then UDK comes out and I see a lot of people jumping on it.

How am i supposed to determine if I want to continue my project using UE3 code or start working within UDK?

I hope this question makes sense.

Thanks,

MrBCut

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Garyn Dakari

You can do pretty much the same thing with both, but it would be a standalone game with udk.

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MrBCut
MrBCut

Thanks for the reply GarynDakari. Looks like I'm ok then :)

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TheNodCommander
TheNodCommander

Anyone like the "Halo" series and/or storyline here? And perhaps you know a thing or two about UDK? Please contact me per note if you do.

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