During State of Unreal, Epic Games announced that Unreal Engine 5 is available now to all developers! A new starter game titled Lyra is also available now for developers to test out and get started. Quixeltools worked with Epic Games for UE5, delivering the world’s largest library of high quality assets through MegaScans.
UE5 is already in use right now in Fortnite with Chapter 3. In fact, it was deployed right when Chapter 3 Season 1 started. The game has been played millions of times with the successful deployment of the new engine iteration. Additionally, many partners are working on new games with UE5 such as:
- Xbox Game Studios
- Crystal Dynamics
- CD Projekt Red and more
Full details for developers and fans alike are available here in the official Unreal Engine 5 blog post. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest gaming news and updates!