This week Neal ranks his top 5 Franchises that can earn money from everything that is not a core game. His rankings look at merchandise saturation and the franchises standing with fans. So lets take a look at everything from Zelda t-shirts to Nuka-Cola in a bottle this week as Neal clears out his memorabilia shelf.
PrecisionOS, with support from Oculus and an Epic MegaGrant from Epic Games, is providing SIGN Fracture Care, a global nonprofit humanitarian organization, with training for doctors doing orthopedic surgery in low-resource countries, vastly improving outcomes for patients with severe bone fractures and bone injuries. Epic Games provided financial assistance through Epic MegaGrants, aiding in the development of the Unreal Engine-powered VR training solution; Facebook donated Oculus Quest 2 Headsets; and PrecisionOS created a training module specific to the needs of SIGN Fracture Care, which focuses on improving orthopedic fracture care. PrecisionOS supplies immersive VR training for orthopedic surgeons for multiple … Continue reading Precision OS, Oculus, Epic Games Team Up to Train Low-Resource Country Doctors →
Just when you thought that adventure games couldn’t get any deeper and more visually stunning to look at, Epic Games throw out a curveball. The major news story on gamers’ lips this past week has been their reveal of the Unreal Engine 5. It’s safe to say that the latest incarnation of the much-loved engine is going to change the way we explore worlds for good. It was hard to escape the news via tech demos recently. From non-gaming news sources to sites specializing in online resources for NJ players, Unreal 5 has certainly got people talking. But – let’s … Continue reading Unreal 5 is Here: And the Results are Gorgeous →
The Fortnite Summer Block Party will take place this weekend, live from Los Angeles! Fans around the world can catch the action by going to http://www.fortnite.com/watch; the show starts at 4PM ET on both Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16. This two-day event will feature top creators and celebrities like Ninja, Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco, Dillon Francis, Tfue, and many more. Fans who attend in person will not only get to watch the action live, but are in for a live fan experience that features their favorite Fortnite characters, in-game POIs brought to life, and more. … Continue reading Fortnite Summer Block Party Begins in LA →
Epic Games announced 12 new titles that are coming to the Epic Games store. PC Exclusive titles include Dragonest’s standalone original Auto Chess, Torn Banner Studio’s medieval first-person battler Chivalry 2, the long-awaited Shenmue 3 from Ys Net, the slapstick-stealth-sandbox waterfowl adventure, Untitled Goose Game from House House, and Rebellion’s Zombie Army 4: Dead War, and more. Additionally, Epic Games has announced it’s extending its popular “free game every week” program throughout 2019. Players should check back every week for new offers to start building up an incredible library of must-play PC games. Raw Fury’s Kingdom New Lands is still … Continue reading E3 2019: Epic Games Store Announces a Dozen New Titles →
Epic Games and leading developer Loong Entertainment unveiled their highly-anticipated mobile game, Dragon Raja, at Unreal Open Day 2019. The title, which was originally revealed as Project:SU at GDC 2019, has been co-developed by both companies using Unreal Engine 4 and has received universal praise among the Unreal Engine community, even earning The Most Anticipated Game award at UOD2019. Running on Unreal Engine 4 has allowed Dragon Raja to offer an open-world PC game experience right in the player’s pocket. Epic Games and Loong Entertainment tapped world-class developers from both PC and console studios to offer the best experience on … Continue reading Epic Games and Loong Project:SU Retitled Dragon Raja →
Skybound Games and Epic Games have partnered to bring TELLTALE’S THE WALKING DEAD: THE FINAL SEASON on PC exclusively to the Epic Games store for all future purchases. Fans who already bought the season on a different PC platform will still receive the final two episodes through their previous point of purchase. “The team at Epic owns a major chapter in the history of the game industry. We’re excited to work together on their latest transformative event with the launch of the Epic Games Store. Epic stepped up to the plate immediately to work with us in order to bring … Continue reading Skybound Partners with Epic To Distribute Final Telltale Walking Dead Games →
Michael’s back with one of the first games made for the iPhone for this week’s Retro Game Friday! It’s Infinity Blade!