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THE BUZZ: Square-Enix has been granted a licence to develop games using Epic’s Unreal Engine 3 technology.

The licence covers multiple games, however no projects have been announced at this time. “Many Western games have achieved great success with the Unreal Engine, and this milestone reflects the Japanese development community’s trust in our technical prowess,” said Taka Kawasaki, Territory Manager of Epic Games Japan. “We can’t wait to see how Square Enix fuses the power of Unreal Engine 3 with its beautiful characters, enthralling storylines and fantastic gameplay.”

EGM’s TAKE: Could this move tie-in to the possible deviation from turn-based play in Final Fantas

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Square-Enix Licenses Unreal Engine 3

Square-Enix has been granted a licence to develop games using Epic's Unreal Engine 3 technology.

By Matthew Bennett | 11/17/2011 10:26 AM PT

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THE BUZZ: Square-Enix has been granted a licence to develop games using Epic’s Unreal Engine 3 technology.

The licence covers multiple games, however no projects have been announced at this time. “Many Western games have achieved great success with the Unreal Engine, and this milestone reflects the Japanese development community’s trust in our technical prowess,” said Taka Kawasaki, Territory Manager of Epic Games Japan. “We can’t wait to see how Square Enix fuses the power of Unreal Engine 3 with its beautiful characters, enthralling storylines and fantastic gameplay.”

EGM’s TAKE: Could this move tie-in to the possible deviation from turn-based play in Final Fantas

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About Matthew Bennett

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Matt is one of the longest-serving members of the EGMNOW team. An ability to go many hours without sleep and a quick wit make him ideal for his role as associate editor at EGMNOW.com. He often thinks back to the days when the very idea of this career seemed like nothing but an impossible dream. Find him on Twitter @mattyjb89