Unreal Tournament 3 marks the return of the world's première first-person shooter. It unleashes the full power of Unreal Engine 3, taking graphics, gameplay, and challenge to a whole new level. Players engage in intense battles with other human players online, or against Unreal artificial intelligence that sets the industry standard. With the most powerful futuristic weapons and vehicles available, this is FPS action at its best!
Simple, effective and unique that about sums up Matthew Bradley's new map for UT3.
Posted by Henley on May 22nd, 2009
Matthew Bradley is doing what I wish more modders would do. Taking something as simple as lights and mixing it in with deathmatch to create something really unique and beautiful at the same time. As you can see below in the video, players navigate around a level in the dark. The player's movements enable lights on the floor below the player which creates a trail allowing other players to see you. The end result is something simply awesome to look at.
It may look a little confusing as of now, I cannot tell myself if music is generated from the floor panels as well as lights, or how well it would work as an actual map. Something's will remain un-clear about this until it is officially released. But as it goes with modding, simple can sometimes be so very effective, keep that in mind guys! You can find more of Matthew's work on his website.