We are extremely excited to announce that we’ve released $12 million worth of assets from our action MOBA Paragon on the Unreal Engine Marketplace. They’re all free to use in your Unreal Engine 4 projects with no strings attached! Below you can find more information on these assets. We look forward to seeing what developers around the world do with them! Share your work on social media with us by tagging us on Facebook and using the #UE4 hashtag on Twitter and Instagram.
Where can I download the Paragon assets?
All of the Paragon assets are available now for free download on the Marketplace. You can find an easy link for the content at http://unrealengine.com/paragon.
How much do I have pay for the Paragon assets?
Nothing! They’re completely free. You can use them in both commercial and non-commercial Unreal Engine 4 projects.
What’s included in each pack?
Each character pack includes the base meshes, textures, skins, animations, abilities and character FX, dialogue, and Animation Blueprints.
The environment pack includes a number of elements from both the Monolith and Agora maps, including structures such as turrets, inhibitors, and towers. Additionally, a sample map built with pieces from Monolith, Agora, and Kite demo assets is included.
The Announcer Audio pack includes the sound cues and .wav files for the announcer’s dialogue.
Which Paragon Assets are available now?
- Feng Mao
- Minions and Jungle Creeps
- Monolith and Agora Environment Assets
- Announcer Audio
What version of Unreal Engine will these work with?
The Paragon Asset packs are compatible with 4.19.
How do I add them to my my project?
- Log in to the Epic Games launcher
- Go to the Library tab, and find the asset under ‘Vault’
- Select ‘Add to Project’
- Select the project you’d like to add them to
How do I setup the animation on the characters other than Shinbi?
Jay Hosfelt will be joining us on the March 29th livestream at 11AM PT / 2PM ET to walk through how to set up the animation Blueprints for the Paragon characters. Be sure to head over to http://www.twitch.tv/unrealengine and give us a follow to be notified when the stream goes live.
If you’d like to get started before then, take a look at the animation Blueprint documentation.
Are there any restrictions on the use of the Paragon assets?
As with all of Epic’s internally developed assets, the Paragon assets are only licensed for use in Unreal Engine 4.
Are you going to release more?
Yes! Additional Paragon Asset packs will be made available through summer 2018.
UPDATE - September 25th
We are delighted to release the final batch of Paragon assets to the Unreal Engine 4 developer community free of charge, with a total of 19 AAA-quality Hero characters valued at over $5 million in development investment.
The following characters are now available:
- Iggy & Scorch
- Lt. Belica
- The Fey
- Boris - A previously unreleased character who was the final Paragon Hero to be announced.
In addition, several previously unreleased bonus skins are also included.
If you’d like to see how Jay setup the animations from scratch or some techniques to modify them, check out his animation series from our Unreal Engine livestream.