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Exploring the Unsolved Challenges of VR Gaming

Speaker:

Kevin Harper (Developer, ustwo games)

Location: Room 25, North Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 20

Time: 3:50pm - 4:20pm

Pass Type: All Access, VRDC@GDC Add On - Get your pass now!

Topic: Game VR/AR

Format: Session

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All

Virtual reality is reshaping gaming as you know it, but there's still uncharted territory that needs to be explored.Traditional monitor and mobile games rest on decades of design experience. Here is how you design an inventory, here is how you display a player's health, here is how you move a character. WSAD! But these traditional solutions do not work in VR due to design flows and development challenges. Join Kevin Harper, VR / Unity Developer at ustwo, as he explores some of these unsolved challenges, and be the first to plant your flag and claim a solution.

Takeaway

After learning about the unexplored land of VR gaming, attendees will leave inspired to identify and solve for the design and development challenges that other, more traditional games have overcome.