New 4×4 Off Road to use Unreal Engine 3

Avalon Style Entertainment announced today that it has licensed Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 3 for use in its upcoming third instalment in the popular 4×4 Off Road series.

Due to be published by 1C Company for the PlayStation 3, PC and Xbox 360, 4×4 Off Road III allows gamers to compete in realistic off-road racing, as well as the ability to modify vehicles.

The game will also include trial races, where the players must use their puzzle solving skills to overcome various obstacles and hazards, such as mud puddles, rock formations and more.

Vyacheslav Gordeye, CEO of Avalon Style, commented: "Epic’s Unreal Engine 3 is at the forefront of multiplatform game development.”

"The technology has been successfully used in many critically acclaimed titles, and we feel fully armed to make the first off-road driving simulator on Unreal Engine 3 thanks to its built-in vehicle support, powerful PhysX system, and many other leading edge features."

Stay tuned.