It's official: LucasArts signed a long term, studio-wide deal that sees the developer licensing Epic's Unreal Engine 3 technology
According to a press release that is floating around Lucas Arts just inked a deal with Epic to start using Unreal in a lot of its games. What this means for games currently in production is anyone's guess but this is definitely good news for Epic and LucasArts.
"Unreal Engine 3 is a forward-looking solution that shortens the path between inspiration and execution on a wide variety of gaming platforms," said Zak Phelps, director of technology at LucasArts. "We are thrilled to add another exceptional tool to our technology mix."