A closer look at the Unreal Technology Demo

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At the European Computer Trade Show, on September 6th 2000, Epic Games unveiled a technology demonstration of the Unreal Engine, showing new features and capabilities that they were introducing to the engine. A number of new features were shown that Epic Games were looking to introduce to the engine in the short term, along with […]

Invasion Commander Mode

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This is a short video demonstrating the, currently buggy, Commander mode in Invasion. This essentially gives you an overview of the level, letting you select units and issue them orders etc. A lot of this additional functionality currently hasn’t been restored, so that’s the next task. For those not aware of what this project is, […]

Half-Life 2: Episode Two Unused Particle Effects

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This video demonstrates a number of particle effects that went unused in Half-Life 2: Episode Two. During Episode Two’s development, Valve were working on overhauling the particle system within the Source Engine to replace the previously hard-coded particle system that their previous games had utilised. One of the changes Valve worked on in addition to […]