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The Citadel Demo has been released! HTML 5 and the future of Gaming as demonstrated by Mozilla and Epic…

The future of game and application development is being previewed by Mozilla and Epic. Released to the public this week the Citadel demo encapsulates all of the latest technologies that are making high speed web games and apps possible. While web gaming and apps have achieved a moderate level of notoriety they remain only a curiosity to many.

Making use of HTML5, JavaScript and WebGL the team from Epic and Mozilla used Emscripten to compile the C++ source code into 52 megabytes of JavaScript. The code itself is based on the always impressive Epic Unreal Engine 3 that makes use of WebGL to draw the HTML 5 canvas, producing the impressive visuals.

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Firefox gets Unreal, Epic Port Unreal Engine 3 to asm.js JavaScript…

Mozilla and Epic have teamed up to push browser technology to new levels. Putting Mozilla’s brand new asm.js JavaScript technology to good use by converting Unreal Engine 3 to the new flavour of JavaScript. Free of plug-ins or installation this latest version of Unreal Engine 3 runs natively in Firefox browsers, and it’s fast.

This new version of UE3 came to life during the Game Developers Conference, part proof of concept part technology demonstration this is a major milestone for browser technology, while also being an interesting journey.

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The Battle of the Game Engine Tech Previews, CryEngine 3 versus Unreal Engine 4…

The next generation video games are looming large on the horizon. Crytek have their latest CryEngine 3 technology driving their big name title Crysis 3 while Epic games have chosen to make the futuristic Frontline the first title to utilize the brand new Unreal Engine 4 technology.

In the build up to the highly anticipated release of Crysis 3 Crytek would like to introduce the world to the potential of their next generation 3D engine, the CryENGINE 3, ready to power the third episode of the Crysis Trilogy. The visually stunning Crytek 3 Tech Trailer introduces the latest technology one tech jargon term at a time. Set in the urban wasteland of New York City of the future, taking on the evil Cell Corporation.

Epic Games last month released the technology preview for their latest gaming technology, a video titled “Unreal Engine 4: Elemental Demo” that universally had jaws dropping. In development for nearly 10 years UE4 has been designed to make game development as efficient as possible, while providing next generation graphics to all types of games.

Included for your viewing pleasure are the next generation technology trailers, the CryENGINE 3 tech demo and Epic’s Unreal Engine 4 tech preview. Which game engine will set the standard, which will drive the next big gaming sensation? Watch the previews and decide…

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