News Sites

Beyond Unreal – Fully featured news site with lively forums.

Planet Unreal – News from around the Unreal community.

Unreal Admin – News and info dealing with running Unreal servers.

UnrealSP – Single player news, mods and packs for the original Unreal.

Unreal Central – Home of the Immortal Knights.  No Longer updated but downloads for UT2k4 and UT3.

Epic Games – Epic’s official site.

Unreal Tournament 3 – The official UT3 site. – Excellent Russian language Unreal site. (Babel Fish = Превосходное место русского языка нереальное.)

Map Rating & Review Sites

Insite – No longer updated but the map reviews are still there and downloads still work.

Map Factory – Can’t review the maps but you can rate them and leave comments.  Covers more than UT3 maps.

Map Raider – Recently updated.  Reviews plus you can rate and comment on maps from all three main Unreal games.

Level Designers & Modders

EvilMrFrank – Author of some great maps and an excellent optimizing guide.

Runestorm – Mapping and Modding group making content for UT2k4 and UT3.  Well worth a visit.

Community Bonus Pack 3 – Showcasing some of the best user made maps for UT3 spread over two volumes.

Community Bonus Pack 1 & 2 – Some of the best UT2k4 maps made.

Tactical Assault – Tac Ops from UT99 days re-born for UT3 (soon)

JailBreak –  The classic mod in UT3 form (soon)

Unreal Demolition – Vehiclar violence and destruction for UT3

HOLP 2 – Hardcore Oldskool Low Poly map pack

Models and Skins

Skin City – One of the oldest and best Modal and skin sites.  Covers UT99, UT2k4 and UT3.

UED Mapping & Tutorial Sites

Hourences – Excellent tutorials and guides on game design and downloads.

Icecreamyou – Extensive database of guides and tutorials for both UT2k4 and UT3.

Unreal Forge – Video tutorials as well as the more traditional type.  Custom content also available for download.

RoninmastaFX UT3 Guide – Probably the largest UT3 guide on the net and constantly updated.

Unreal Developer’s Network – An official site to sharpen your modding skills or learn new ones.

3D Buzz – Video Tutorials for UT2k3 and UT3 as well as most of the big graphics editing  suites.

Mod Centre – One-stop shop for all things modding.

MSUC – Home of the Make Something Unreal Contest run by Epic.

Waylon Art – Big list of tutorials for UT3

Publishing Your Map – covers details such as screenshot, name, title as well as other things like music.

General Reference

Unreal Wiki – A mine of information regarding everything Unreal.

UT Mapping Wiki – Mapping related information in a familiar wiki format

Stock Map Stats – Compare your map’s total primitives, total triangles and total lightmap size to the stock maps.

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