In recent news, Unity has been pitted against Unreal Engine in a way it never has been. On January 10th, Improbable announced that Unity would be cutting ties with them, putting SpatialOS at risk.
For those who don’t know: SpatialOS is a cloud-based system created by Improbable so that small studios can easily scale up software to large, multiplayer games with cross-platform support.
Since then, Improbable has announced a $25,000,000 fund that they have created with Epic Games in order to encourage developers to use Unreal. Sounds like drama to me.
Read more about it here.