Augmented Reality Game Development with Unity and Vuforia

Introduction In the past few years, augmented reality has become very popular. From expensive devices like the Hololens, to your own pocket devices with Apple’s Arkit and Arcore for Android, augmented reality is fast becoming widely available. In this tutorial, we will make a simple project which utilizes image detection and motion tracking. The project … Read more

Building Blocks of Virtual Reality Tutorial

You can access our full Virtual Reality course-set here: Virtual Reality Mini-Degree What is VR? Virtual Reality (VR) is a computer technology that allows us to simulate physical presence in a virtual or imaginary environment. This is done through either a head mounted display or a headset. A fundamental aspect of VR is the ability … Read more

How to Prevent Simulator Sickness

You can access our full Virtual Reality course-set here: Virtual Reality Mini-Degree Simulator / VR Sickness Body sensations don’t match visual stimuli Sensitivity varies between people Must test with A LOT of people Science / biology is unknown Trial and error is revealing what works and what doesn’t Known Triggers Forcing rotation on the user’s … Read more

Free eBook – VR Game Development with Unity for Human Beings

VR Game Development Unity

We’re excited to announce the launch of our new eBook Mobile VR Game Development with Unity for Human Beings. Written by software developer and technical writer Shang-Lin Chen, this resource provides you with a step-by-step guide to developing Virtual Reality games for the GearVR platform. Beginning with the basics of VR game creation in Unity, you … Read more

Beginner’s Guide to A-Frame

Introduction WebVR is a JavaScript API that allows VR experiences to run in a web browser on VR headsets, mobile phones and tablets, and regular computers. This tutorial will introduce you to WebVR development by creating a first-person shooter game using the A-Frame framework. To follow along, basic knowledge of HTML and JavaScript are required. … Read more

How to Create a Virtual Reality Tour in Unity for the GearVR

Virtual reality allows us to immersive ourselves in 3D worlds. This tutorial will show you how to create a VR tour of multiple worlds. In the process, we will be importing Blender models, creating interactive UI components, and switching scenes. Source Code Files You can download the complete project . I created this project in … Read more

Creating Augmented Reality Cards with Unity and ARToolkit

This first tutorial on augmented reality (AR) will cover the basics of making a personalised (digital) birthday card. Download the source code You can download all of the files associated with this tutorial from . Augmented reality AR is the process of putting digital content (images, videos, 3D models, …) on top of your surroundings … Read more