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News: Silicon Knights Loses Appeal in Epic Games Lawsuit

Silicon Knights Loses Appeal in Epic Games Lawsuit

Leaves the struggling company with $9.2 million in fees

To gamers with some experience of past console generations, Silicon Knights may be a name that provokes waves of nostalgia. From a Nintendo perspective its stand-out games are Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem and Metal Gear Solid: The Twin Snakes on the GameCube. Its development history since...

News: Unreal Engine 4 Ports Possible on Wii U

Unreal Engine 4 Ports Possible on Wii U

Get Unreal

After months of mystery, the will-it-won't-it of Wii U's ability to handle Unreal Engine 4 finally seems to have come to an end — sort of. Epic Games vice president Mark Rein told Videogamer that it'll be possible to port Unreal Engine 4 games to Wii U, though Epic itself doesn't intend to bring the engine to the console. Instead it'll...

News: Gears of War Developer Expects Wii U Success

Gears of War Developer Expects Wii U Success

'I think it will do great'

With Wii U getting closer to release and with so many details yet to be revealed, the clamour for insight and opinion on the console is growing. At the recent Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco Eurogamer.net took the opportunity to discuss the console with Mark Rein, vice president of Epic Games, a developer best...

Rumour: Epic Games to Announce Support for Wii 2

Epic Games to Announce Support for Wii 2

Or 3DS, maybe

We're just one hour away from Nintendo's E3 2011 press conference and Epic Games CEO Mark Rein has dropped a small hint that his company might be bringing support to Nintendo platforms for the first time. Rein tweeted: We have another pretty cool announcement coming today at around 10AM PST Nintendo's press conference will be on its way to winding down by that point, and with the..