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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About Zulu Response with 0 comments by YummyVegetables on Dec 18th, 2014

Defending against a Zulu Attack at Rorkes Drift
Previously we released a video of a player launching a Zulu attack at Rorkes Drift, todays short video is shot from a similar multiplayer game played ( 1 verse 1) but this time shows the opposite where a British player defends against a Zulu attack at the same location.

All players have a detachment of soldiers or warriors they can command. The video shows the British defender quickly organizing his soldiers to defend the wall against a Zulu charge.

Rorkes Drift
Rorkes Drift was the scene of the true story and iconic battle of survival that occurred in 1879 where 150 British soldiers held off an attacking force of around 4000 Zulus.

Like all maps in our game the Rorkes Drift map was based on and reproduced to scale from satellite images of the area, old photographs and original maps drawn at the time of the conflict.

Gameplay
Whilst the video is taken from a multiplayer game you will also be able to play the game in singleplayer as well.

View Attack at Rorkes Drift Video
To view the attack video news item read here.

Note: The videos are unedited and shot from a pre-alpha build of the game except the in game sound was toned down so the voice was more clear, also a bit of background music was added to the video which does not appear in game, otherwise its all pre-Alpha code and a single recording.

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Garyn Dakari
Garyn Dakari Dec 2 2010, 8:07pm says:

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

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macacos2
macacos2 Jan 8 2011, 7:16am replied:

Guess it's time to

*stars flies over head*

UPGRADE!!!! :D

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Garyn Dakari
Garyn Dakari Jan 27 2011, 10:44pm replied:

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

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KILLER89(FIN)
KILLER89(FIN) Feb 25 2011, 10:59am replied:

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 Nov 12 2010, 7:48pm says:

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
Garyn Dakari Nov 30 2010, 6:42pm replied:

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 Dec 13 2010, 4:02am replied:

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

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TheNodCommander
TheNodCommander Sep 29 2010, 7:37am says:

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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Alpha234
Alpha234 Sep 19 2010, 1:56pm says:

my dev team is in dire need of a progammer please HELP US OR ELSE I WILL NOT HARM YOU AT ALL
Moddb.com

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raizo.pato
raizo.pato Sep 14 2010, 4:27am says:

awesome program

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