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By Micheal Lanham

Key Features

  • Create your individual augmented fact video game from scratch and subscribe to the digital truth gaming revolution
  • Use the most recent team spirit five VR SDK to create pro-level AR video games like Pokemon Go
  • Innovate and discover the most recent and so much promising pattern of AR gaming within the cellular gaming industry

Book Description

The heyday of location-based augmented truth video games is upon us. they've been round for many years, however the unlock of Pokemon cross was once a gamechanger that catalyzed the industry and ended in a huge surge well-known. now could be the time for amateur and skilled builders alike to show their sturdy principles into augmented truth (AR) cellular video games and meet this demand!

If you're willing to enhance digital truth video games with the newest solidarity 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 might help simplify these demanding situations and exhibit tips to 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 center technical techniques: GIS basics, cellular gadget GPS, mapping, map textures in solidarity, cellular machine digital camera, digital camera textures in cohesion, having access to location-based companies, and different precious solidarity suggestions. The technical fabric additionally discusses what's priceless for additional improvement to create a multiplayer model of the sport. on the finish, you'll be offered with troubleshooting recommendations if you happen to get into hassle and wish a bit help.

What you are going to learn

  • Build a location-based augmented fact online game known as Foodie Go
  • Animate a player's avatar on a map
  • Use the cellular device's digital camera as a video game background
  • Implement database endurance with SQLLite4Unity3D to hold stock goods throughout online game sessions
  • Create uncomplicated UI components for the sport, stock, menu, and settings
  • Perform place and content material searches opposed to the Google areas API
  • Enhance the game's temper through including visible shader effects
  • Extend the sport by means of including multiplayer networking and different enhancements

About the Author

Micheal Lanham is a ideas architect with petroWEB and presently is living in Calgary, Alberta in Canada. In his present function he develops built-in GIS purposes with complex spatial seek features. He has labored as a qualified and novice online game developer construction computer and cellular video games for over 15 years. In 2007, Micheal was once brought to team spirit 3D and has been an avid fan and developer ever since.

Table of Contents

  1. Getting Started
  2. Mapping the Player's Location
  3. Making the Avatar
  4. Spawning the Catch
  5. Catching the Prey in AR
  6. Storing the Catch
  7. Creating the AR World
  8. Interacting with an AR World
  9. Finishing the Game
  10. Troubleshooting

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