Epic Games Funds $1.2 Million to Blender

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As a part of it’s Epic MegaGrants program, Epic Games has funded $1.2m to Blender.

Epic MegaGrants is a program designed to support game developers, enterprise professionals, media & entertainment creators, students, educators, and open-source tool developers whose working with UE4.

If you falls under this circumstances, you also can earn a financial grant.

For more info and to submit your application, click here.

Check Out This Upcoming Sci-Fi Game From Young Developers; Eva Garner

Eva Garner The Secret of Eden is a sci-fi game from a young devs who loves space and enigmas.

The game will have 6 seasons each with limited 30 days of play time. To make it more realistic and immersive, game has this unique system which limit players to solve the puzzle and finish the game in — 720 hours real-time — countdown.

Eva Garner The Secret of Eden will release on PC for free this year. For more information, click here.

Cuphead is Getting Netflix Animation Series

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Netflix announced that they are working an a new series called The Cuphead Show. An animation series based on run and gun indie video game, Cuphead.

The series is going to be produced by Netflix Animation, and the company has enlisted Dave Wasson (writer and sometimes director on the current Mickey Mouse TV series) and Cosmo Segurson (writer and director of Rocko’s Modern Life: Static Cling) as executive producer and co-executive producer.

Ys Net Readdressed Shenmue 3 Refund Controversy

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After Ys Net announced that they won’t refund their fan funded game, Shenmue 3, for Epic Games Store exclusivity change, developer posted an update saying that they’ll now accept refund.

However, it turned out that Epic Games is covering up all the cost of the refund. Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney also announced that they will also cover the cost of any future crowdfunded games for switching to it’s store.

Backers also can request a PS4 code instead of an Epic Games Store code, or request a Steam code which will be available one year after launch.