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Setting up a Split Screen Multiplayer Game in Unreal Engine

by Jonathan Daley

Throughout this Unreal Engine tutorial, we'll learn how to setup a local split screen multiplayer game in Unreal Engine 4. Software required: Unreal Engine 4.5.1.

What you'll learn

Throughout this Unreal Engine tutorial, we'll learn how to setup a local split screen multiplayer game in Unreal Engine 4. We'll learn best practices for setting up user interfaces for multiple players, and how to determine game state outcomes involving multiple players. By the end of this Unreal Engine training, you'll gain an understanding of how to setup a local multiplayer split screen game, and will learn pitfalls that can be avoided when designing the User Interface for a game that utilizes local split screen multiplayer. Software required: Unreal Engine 4.5.1.

About the author

Jonathan Daley is an indie game developer with a passion for game design, programming, and storytelling in games. He is the CEO, Lead Designer, and Lead Programmer of Nacelle Games, LLC, an independent game studio who is 'Making The Games We Want To Play'. Jonathan has two college degrees: a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from UNC Charlotte, and an Associates in Applied Sciences in Simulation and Game Development from Central Piedmont Community College. He has created over a dozen games,... more

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