Five Nights At Freddy's Twitter Roleplay Is Scarier Than The Games

Yesterday on Twitter I bore witness to something amazing—nine hours of Twitter-based Five Nights At Freddy's role-playing. It was horrible. I was riveted. » 3/22/15 4:00pm 3/22/15 4:00pm

Chinese Internet Giant's Offices Vandalized

Tencent, which owns a majority stake in Riot and a minority stake in Epic, has been attacked, with their Beijing office having been vandalized earlier today. » 11/24/14 6:30am 11/24/14 6:30am

Beautiful, bright areas? In an FPS? From the looks of the 'playable concept art' in this video, the fans helping Epic Games make the next Unreal Tournament will be contributing to what could possibly be a very well-lit and attractive shooter. » 7/24/14 11:15am 7/24/14 11:15am

New Unreal Tournament Announced, Will Be Totally Free

Epic Games is making a new Unreal Tournament game, they announced today on their livestream. It'll be developed in collaboration with fans, and it'll be free. » 5/08/14 2:03pm 5/08/14 2:03pm

Find Out The Future Of Unreal Tournament Live, Right Here

Are we (finally) getting a new Unreal Tournament game? We'll find out at 2pm Eastern, when the folks at Epic Games promise they'll be talking about "the future of Unreal Tournament." » 5/08/14 1:30pm 5/08/14 1:30pm

Jean-Claude Van Damme Does His Epic Split... Between Two Trucks

Van Damme's still got it! The ad says this video was made to demonstrate the stability of Volvo trucks, but deep down, we all know it was set up to show how awesome Jean-Claude Van Damme and his famous split are. This time, he does it between two reversing trucks. » 11/14/13 7:05am 11/14/13 7:05am

Infinity Blade III Launching With The New iPhone 5S [Update]

With a 64-bit A7 processor delivering double the graphics processing power of the previous model, the iPhone 5s is the perfect place to debut the latest installment of the platform's most impressive looking title. Infinity Blade III will hit the app store on September 18. [Update — Now with video!] » 9/10/13 1:53pm 9/10/13 1:53pm

Summer Movie Preview: 34 Movies To Watch Out For

Will this be the summer that all your favorite icons reach their true potential for greatness on the big screen? Or will all your favorite characters be stuck in generic tentpole films about angst and terrorism? We'll find out soon! Here's the complete guide to this summer's science fiction, fantasy and comic book… » 4/23/13 5:45pm 4/23/13 5:45pm

Cliff Bleszinski Is One Of The First People In The World To Get A Pair…

Former Epic designer Cliff Bleszinski (not pictured) has been selected by an "independent panel" to be one of the first 8000 people in the world to get a pair of Google's potentially pioneering/ridiculous wearable computers, Google Glass. » 3/30/13 6:25am 3/30/13 6:25am

The Wii U Won't Be Getting Unreal Engine 4 [Update]

This week at the Game Developers Conference, Epic Games took their usual opportunity to show off the latest developments in their whiz-bang Unreal graphics technology. In addition to the shooty/demonic demos in futuristic/fantasy settings, one of the most touted features of the engine was that it can scale from… » 3/29/13 2:00pm 3/29/13 2:00pm

Japan's Indie Games Are an Untapped Resource of Cool

The entire room was packed. This has to be a fire hazard, someone said. It probably was, but no one cared. They were too busy looking at cool games they had never seen before and meeting game creators they had heard of and never heard of before. » 3/11/13 5:30am 3/11/13 5:30am

Epic Citadel Shows Mobile Gamers Just How Pretty Android Can Be

Back in 2010, Epic Games released an Unreal Engine 3 tech demo for the iPhone and iPad that opened gamers' eyes to the potential for console-quality gaming on Apple's portable devices. Now it's out for Android, and it's prettier (and more useful) than ever. » 1/29/13 2:25pm 1/29/13 2:25pm

Epic Games President Mike Capps Retires

Epic Games president Mike Capps is stepping down from from his role as company president to take on a more advisory role, he announced today in a blog post on the Epic site. Capps cited his coming baby boy as a primary reason for the move. » 12/04/12 4:56pm 12/04/12 4:56pm

BioShock Infinite Update: Multiplayer Modes Cut, Gears Maestro Joining.…

A string of bad news about one of the most anticipated games on the planet might be giving BioShock Infinite fans cause for concern. But the game's creative director, Ken Levine, tried to allay concerns during a call with Kotaku today. He did so on the heels of us learning some surprising details about Infinite's… » 8/09/12 3:15pm 8/09/12 3:15pm