Udacity Unity VR

I hadnt done much in Unity for quite a while and the GoogleVR tools are getting better all the time. So I dived in and worked through the Udacity VR intro course - to get more exposure to both their…


Uper Unity and Unreal Updates

Yes, shiny updates for both the Unity and the Unreal real-time engines recently. Just look at all the new additions and the wonderful demos created to show them off. Having done a little with both I…


ENODO, Procedural Worlds and a Parkour Vid

ENODO's Real-time Work The guys at ENODO in France are "Designing Virtual Realities for Real-Life Business Applications" and using tools like CryEngine to create visualisations, simulations and…


Unity 4 and Serious Games

Yep, Unity 4 has arrived and comes armed with "a new animation system, graphics, special effects and performance optimizations" plus more. See the full list of New Features for all and sundry which…


Unity, Butterflies and Moths

The shiny new Unity 4 engine is poised to be released and we have the first demo of the new capabilities in the form of The Butterfly Effect short film. Passion Pictures have teamed up with Unity to…


Unity3D interactive archvis

One of the notions that we like about real-time 3D engines for architectural visualisation, isnt just that designers, stakeholders and clients can get a much better feel for the spaces, lighting,…


StarForge

Continuing on the Game Engine fun, a quick peek at StarForge which is built on the Unity engine and introduces a heap of interesting technical elements (and some interesting gameplay ideas). The…


Mixamo and Unity Training

I havent played with Unity for a little while now, but I have fond memories of the Cartographer project and the then upcoming Unity 3. With Unity 3 now doing great things, it is fun to see products…


Unity Uberstrike

This game doesnt appeal to me, but it does look like a pretty exciting development running on Unity3D across a whole range of platforms including Facebook, Mac, Windows and more. Uberstrike is an FPS…


Unity3D Asset Store

Picking up the logic from the Google Warehouse, here we have Unity3D givign us the Asset Store. For quick design visualisation, this sort of thing is key, being able to rapidly flesh out ideas with…


AR Gameboard

The link between our mobile tech, gaming and more traditional board games has loads of potential I think. Here is another example presented (at the Uplinq 2010 Conference) by Unity CEO, David…


Cartographer Unity more progress

More progress on the Unity environment for my Cartographer real-time concept-art trailer. Finished version is due next Monday, I intend to present in real-time for the class at that point.Over the…


Unity Vids

While exploring the new DAZ to Unity3D kit. I came across these videos which show off other great experiments using the engine and are proving to be most inspirational for my current and future…


DAZ Models into Unity

Here are 2 vids following on from the last post - showing models, clothes and animations brought in from DAZ (V4 model) to Unity.


Digimi Game Developer Kit

I have only had short looks at the DAZ editor in the past. The Digimi Game Developer Kit looks like an interesting development for me though. This set of tools is designed to bring DAZ models through…


Cartographer Video Trailer Draft online

I have uploaded the Video format trailer for the Cartographer project. While the final trailer will be a real-time audio-visual experience of the Cartographer concept art and world - this is a…


Cartographer Video Trailer Draft

I captured a video from the Cartographer environment in Unity complete with the audio as it stands. Bringing this into After Effects to combine it with the intro and tidy up the beginning, end and…


Cartographer Unity Progress

You cant see here the fun I had in After Effects creating a short text-centric intro that is intended to kick things off, giving a little exposition regarding the world, the maps and the journey.…


Cartographer Unity Landscape 3

With my decision to attempt to create a real-time audio landscape where the audio pieces created in Pro Tools come together within the Unity environment - plenty of work to be done. I havent done…


Unity tutorials and Audio

I was playing with my Cartographer temp level in Unity and found myself flailing around with too many concepts at once. So I went back and ran through the full FPS tutorial on the Unity 3D site. Like…