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Jason Clement posted a article in NintendoAt GDC, Epic Games' VP Mark Rein told Kotaku that they don't intend to bring Unreal Engine 4 to Wii U. Instead, Rein reiterated that Unreal Engine 3 would still be used for games on the console and that it wouldn't be made irrelevant by its successor when it debuts. "...Unreal Engine 3 is powering all kinds of amazing games, still lots of games are being made with Unreal Engine 3," Rein said. "We announced today about a new Unreal Engine 3 license. Unreal Engine 3 doesn't disappear because of Unreal Engine 4. But our goal for Unreal Engine 4 console-wise is next-gen consoles. That's really what our energies are focused on. If you want to make a Wii U game, we have Unreal Engine 3, and it's powering some of the best games on the Wii U already." For a frame of reference, Batman: Arkham City and Mass Effect 3 are two Wii U games that currently utilize Unreal Engine 3. However, Rein's comments about Unreal Engine 4 not being used on Wii U seem to conflict with an earlier comment he made to VideoGamer about the engine being able to run on Wii U "if a customer decides they want to port an Unreal Engine 4 game" to the hardware. The Epic VP also mentioned that Unreal Engine 4 would be "supremely scalable," which seems to support the evidence that the engine would be able to run on Wii U, but in a scaled down sense, so it appears that Rein is saying that Epic won't directly be supporting Wii U with their next iteration of Unreal Engine. This news comes only a few days after it was revealed from EA that Frostbite Engine 3 are not being planned for the Wii U as well (meaning that the console might miss out on the next Dragon Age and Mass Effect games, both of which are being developed with the aforementioned new Frostbite engine.) It's worth noting that the wording that both Epic and EA have used makes it sound as if Wii U support for their next gen engines is not in the cards at the moment, but could be at a future period. In the meantime, it appears that both publishers are focusing on the PS4 and next-gen Xbox as the main recipients of Unreal Engine 4 and Frostbite Engine 3. Source: Kotaku Are you surprised that Epic doesn't intend to bring Unreal Engine 4 to Wii U?