Despite the issues some developers may be having
, Epic keeps finding customers more than happy to stuff the engine maker's mattresses with hundreds of thousands (millions?) of dollars for an Unreal Engine 3 license. Epic's cash deluge continues today with 2K Games' announcement
that it's entering into a licensing deal to use UE3 for various unannounced games.
2K Games' president stated the company has been happy with UE3 because it "enables games to perform exceptionally well on both console and the PC" and that, with Epic's support, they plan to continue producing "world-class" titles. While there's no word on what these unannounced games may be, 2K is currently on a development bender with Mafia II
, some sort of BioShock follow-up
, the mysterious project at 2K Marin
, and a few others in production