CJ Rakow
Feb 14, 2018

Video Game Development

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2k games

Nba 2k

 

One of the highest grossing and most detailed video games in existence, NBA 2ks developers aim to capture the personal traits of all 400 players in each yearly release. The characters are modeled after the physical likeness of NBA pla

yers, down to the way they walk, the way they shoot, what they wear and even their mannerisms. The visual concepts team uses motion capture technology to create incredibly realistic animation that makes the game experience superior for fans.

 

 

 

 

Epic Games

Fortnite

 

 

 

With 3.4 million concurrent players. Fortnite is taking the gaming world by storm. The multiplayer, co-op style shooting game has 45 million users, and shocking success. It was also the first game built on the Unreal Engine platform. Unreal Engine is a free platform for 3d animation and modeling designed to be intuitive, and code free. The platform can be used for everything from modeling and animation to game development and VR/AR creation.

 

 

 

Because Fortnite was the first game created using Unreal Engine, it served as a test for the software. During the creation of the game was when many of the initial softwares bugs were not only located but fixed. Unreal Engine has updated its servers for all users and games, because they needed to accomodate Fortnite’s growth. The result had been a game that is seamless to play, with more customization than other similar games, it provides players with a more natural and intuitive experience.

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