According to recent reports, the Unreal Engine 4 is also growing rapidly among Japanese developers. Thus, it was announced that alone for Nintendo Switch over 20 titles on the basis of the versatile graphics engine arise.
Over the past few weeks, a number of Japanese developer studios and publishers have announced that they would support Nintendo’s newly released system in the form of the switch with in-house titles.
As Takayuki Kawasaki of Epic Games Japan in a current statement to understand, the Unreal Engine 4 among Japanese developers enjoys steadily growing popularity. A trend that is also apparent on Nintendo’s switch. According to this, more than 20 titles for Switch are to be developed, which are based on the graphic engine from Epic Games.
Nintendo Switch: Over 20 Japanese games based on the Unreal Engine 4 in work
Kawasaki comments on the game as follows: “At the launch, there were unfortunately no titles that made use of the Unreal Engine, but SnakePass appeared at the end of March, and games like Shin Megami Tensei were seen at the switch presentation 20 work in progress using the Unreal Engine. ”
According to Kawasaki, Epic Games internally assumes that they will be gradually announced in the coming months. In addition, selected switch titles based on Unreal Engine 4 have already been confirmed. “Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night“, which is created under the supervision of “Castlevania” creator Koji Igarashi.