Epic Games, the company behind Fortnite and Unreal Engine, awarded LightAct Epic MegaGrant!
Epic Games awarded LightAct Epic MegaGrant to further the success of LightAct’s close integration with Unreal Engine, Epic’s real-time render engine.
This grant will allow LightAct to improve existing tools and introduce several new features enabling the use of Unreal Engine in advanced multi-media events & fixed installs.
Mitja Prelovšek, the CEO of LightAct, said: “We are extremely excited and grateful to become a recipient of MegaGrant. As shown by a number of projects combining LightAct with Unreal Engine, we have been pushing the adoption of Unreal Engine in fixed installations & live-events for several years now. And receiving this MegaGrant will allow us to accelerate the development of tools bringing these two platforms together. We cannot wait to show our users all the exciting new features we have planned!“
LightAct® is a media server solution, created by VISIBLE d.o.o., a creative technology company based in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
LightAct is behind some of the most advanced multi-media projects all around the world combining projection mapping and complex video and lighting installations.
About Unreal Engine
Epic Games’ Unreal Engine technology brings high-quality games to PC, console, mobile, AR and VR platforms. Creators also use Unreal for photorealistic visualization, live events, multi-media installations, interactive product design, film, virtual production, mixed reality TV broadcast and animated entertainment.
About Epic Games
Founded in 1991, Epic Games is the creator of Fortnite, Unreal, Gears of War, Shadow Complex, and the Infinity Blade series of games. Epic’s Unreal Engine technology, which brings high-fidelity, interactive experiences to PC, console, mobile, AR, VR and the Web, is freely available at unrealengine.com. The Epic Games store offers a handpicked library of games, available at epicgames.com.