By Micheal Lanham
- Create your personal augmented truth online game from scratch and subscribe to the digital fact gaming revolution
- Use the most recent harmony five VR SDK to create pro-level AR video games like Pokemon Go
- Innovate and discover the most recent and such a lot promising pattern of AR gaming within the cellular gaming industry
The heyday of location-based augmented truth video games is upon us. they've been round for many years, however the liberate of Pokemon move was once a gamechanger that catalyzed the marketplace and ended in a tremendous surge admired. now's the time for amateur and skilled builders alike to show their sturdy rules into augmented fact (AR) cellular video games and meet this demand!
If you're willing to boost digital truth video games with the most recent harmony five toolkit, then this is often the ebook for you. The style of location-based AR video games introduces a brand new platform and technical demanding situations, yet this publication can help simplify these demanding situations and convey how you can maximize your video game audience.
This e-book will take you on a trip via development a location-based AR online game that addresses the middle technical options: GIS basics, cellular equipment GPS, mapping, map textures in cohesion, cellular gadget digicam, digicam textures in cohesion, gaining access to location-based providers, and different worthy solidarity information. The technical fabric additionally discusses what's useful for extra improvement to create a multiplayer model of the sport. on the finish, you may be provided with troubleshooting concepts in the event you get into difficulty and wish a bit help.
What you are going to learn
- Build a location-based augmented fact video game known as Foodie Go
- Animate a player's avatar on a map
- Use the cellular device's digital camera as a online game background
- Implement database patience with SQLLite4Unity3D to hold stock goods throughout online game sessions
- Create uncomplicated UI parts for the sport, stock, menu, and settings
- Perform place and content material searches opposed to the Google locations API
- Enhance the game's temper by way of including visible shader effects
- Extend the sport through including multiplayer networking and different enhancements
About the Author
Micheal Lanham is a options architect with petroWEB and presently is living in Calgary, Alberta in Canada. In his present position he develops built-in GIS functions with complex spatial seek functions. He has labored as a certified and novice online game developer construction laptop and cellular video games for over 15 years. In 2007, Micheal was once brought to solidarity 3D and has been an avid fan and developer ever since.
Table of Contents
- Getting Started
- Mapping the Player's Location
- Making the Avatar
- Spawning the Catch
- Catching the Prey in AR
- Storing the Catch
- Creating the AR World
- Interacting with an AR World
- Finishing the Game
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