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Just a quick heads up on the changes to how you should list UDK related projects on ModDB/IndieDB.

Posted by Henley on Jun 30th, 2010

Back when UDK was first annouced both myself and INtense! agreed that UDK would not need it's own profile because is it in a nutshell a variant of the Unreal 3 engine. Up till now we have had developers list their UDK creations as Indie using the Unreal 3 engine, it felt like the right choice.


However since the release of our new sister site IndieDB we can see that this is going to be a problem for many as commercial games that use UDK could not be correctly listed. To fix this problem we have just created a new engine profile for UDK which will have all the content from the UT3 engine profile moved over. If you had your project listed with the old arrangement don't worry I have already fixed your profile to correct these changes (though if I made a mistake shoot me a PM, after all I'm human I make them once a blue moon).

The engine can be found in the engine drop down now if you have listed your project incorrectly please make the changes when you can.

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Kamikazi[Uk]
Kamikazi[Uk] Jun 30 2010, 7:56am says:

ok cool. This is good as there is hundreds of UDK projects poping up.

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Awesome_ninja
Awesome_ninja Jun 30 2010, 8:18am says:

YAY, thanks a lot ModDB team! Getting better and bigger every day!

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cW#Ravenblood
cW#Ravenblood Jun 30 2010, 8:36am replied:

Yep, its cool that this is up here ^_^

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belzaran
belzaran Jun 30 2010, 9:41am says:

Good idea.

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Nilghai
Nilghai Jun 30 2010, 10:09am says:

great job ^^

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Twitwi
Twitwi Jun 30 2010, 11:37am says:

Question should I post my UDK game on IndieDB or on ModDB?
My thought is IndieDB, since it's standalone, but yea, like the taxi drivers says "Where to?"

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INtense!
INtense! Jun 30 2010, 11:39am replied:

It will show up on both, so it doesn't matter

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Twitwi
Twitwi Jun 30 2010, 11:42am replied:

Ok cool!

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MirzaGhalib
MirzaGhalib Jun 30 2010, 11:42am says:

FINALLY! I've been waiting for someone to realize that the UT3 categorization for a UDK game is not sufficient. It's been extremely frustrating trying to browse through the UT3 category just to find UDK games. Thanks for addressing that.

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Caolinn
Caolinn Jun 30 2010, 11:44am says:

Thanks, Henley! We talk about this yesterday, then less than 12 hours later not only have you made the changes, but you've posted a note letting your community know about it? <3 Indie DB

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Henley
Henley Jul 1 2010, 1:30am replied:

Glad I could help.

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MrMattWebb
MrMattWebb Jun 30 2010, 1:48pm says:

Awesome, this finally clears up the distinction between commercial UE3 games and indie UDK games.

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madmax2012
madmax2012 Jul 1 2010, 3:09pm says:

UDK it's RLY great SDK for all type of action tpp and fpp games

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Noktis
Noktis Jul 3 2010, 8:57am says:

Cool UDK

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jjawinte
jjawinte Jul 4 2010, 6:33am says:

Good call guys !

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Su[)az][mA
Su[)az][mA Jul 5 2010, 1:10pm says:

was confused by this at first too... straighten now ;)

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zerocreatorz
zerocreatorz Jul 7 2010, 2:02pm says:

Definately an added bonus that all UDK items gets its own menu, next in line: Source

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salenics Jul 22 2010, 10:31pm says:

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Hell6492
Hell6492 Sep 25 2010, 10:18pm says:

please Does any one know where to Download the Unreal Engin at on this site or can tell med were to download it bc I tryed everywere else and all I got is crap from everywhere else send me a message. this is Hell6492 please reaspon anyone but only if u know

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