"Unreal Engine 4.6 arrives with a slew of lighting and material improvements, support for capturing and playing back network demos, and huge updates to animation workflows, including root motion blending and multi-montage support! The new Mobile Preview rendering mode lets you edit your scene just as it would appear on a mobile device. UI creation with Unreal Motion Graphics has been greatly enhanced, and you can now place interactive UI widgets right into 3D scenes. We’ve also continued improvements to mobile and console platforms in 4.6, along with hundreds of other features and bug fixes.
This release includes 88 great changes that were submitted from Unreal Engine’s amazing community of developers."
 
Major New Features:
 
Experimental: 3D Unreal Motion Graphics UI
Static Lighting from Emissive Materials
Static Lighting on Foliage
Demo Recording (Network Replay Capture)
Experimental: Mobile Preview in Editor
Experimental: Web Browser UI Widget
Steam Online Sessions in Blueprints
New Material System Features
Animation: Play Multiple Montages
Root Motion from Everything
Animation: “Humanoid Rig” Quick Select
New Blueprint Editor Menus
Larger 3D Worlds
Faster Packaging and Cooking
Navigation Mesh Streaming
Unreal C++ Programming
UI: Game Controller Support
UI: Composite Fonts
 
...and more!
 
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