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Documentation including references, technical guides, and tutorials covering setting up the engine, extending the Unreal Editor and creating new tools, and general programming with native code and UnrealScript in Unreal Engine 3.

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    General Information about developing games with Unreal Engine 3. Minimum Specs - Recommended Hardware - Recommended Software - Workflow - Frequently Asked Questions - Console Commands - Commandline Arguments - Confirguration Files - Blogs
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    How to acquire Unreal Engine 3 and get it set up and ready for development to begin. VPN Setup - Perforce Setup - Visual Studio configuration - Creating new projects
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    Information for programmers new to working with Unreal Engine 3. Coding standards and orientation - Engine architecture and subsystems - Native coding - UnrealScript
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    Information for gameplay programmers looking to create new elements. Technical guides - Gametypes - Players - Controls - Cameras - HUDs - User Interfaces - Canvas - Scaleform
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    Information on building and testing games made with Unreal Engine 3. Building Unreal Engine 3 - Unreal Build Tool - Compiling Scripts - Unreal Frontend - Profiling and Optimization - STAT Commands - Gameplay Debugging.
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    Information on packaging and deploying games made with Unreal Engine 3. Content Cooking - Unreal Frontend - Application Compatibility - UnrealDVDLayout Tool - Disc Security - UE3 Redist

Essential Reading



DirectX 11

  • Mobile Home - Developing games for mobile platforms using Unreal Engine 3.

  • UDK Gems - A series of example-based tutorials over various topics.