Unreal Engine 4.27 is Here!


Epic Games has just released Unreal Engine 4.27, delivering powerful new and improved features for creators across game development, film and television, architecture, and automotive. Highlights include major updates to the in-camera visual effects toolset for virtual production; enhancements to GPU Lightmass for faster light baking; integration of the Oodle Compression Suite; Bink Video

Falcon’s Beyond Taps Epic Story for Move into Animation and Games


Falcon’s Beyond Global has tapped Epic Story Media Inc., to grow its proprietary Katmandu intellectual property (IP) across the transmedia spectrum, including animated films, episodic series, consumer products, and gaming. The combined teams will bring new Katmandu creative properties to the global entertainment market. The Katmandu brand is already popular with families who have visited the

Cartoon Network Partners with ‘Raising Good Gamers’ Anti-Bullying Initiative


‘Raising Good Gamers,’ an initiative launched by Games for Change and Connected Learning Lab at University of California, Irvine, has unveiled a collection of new pro-social youth programs during the 2021 Games for Change Festival. The programs are designed to promote positive change among youths and gaming. They’ve partnered with Cartoon Network to inspire