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Augmented Reality in Video Games, Box-O-Zombies and More!

Augmented Reality of Video Games
Presented by
Patrick O'Shaughnessey
Patched Reality, Inc
patchedreality.com

Agenda:

  1. Talk about what Augmented Reality (AR) is, and the different platforms it can run on (i.e. mobile, PC, console)
  2. Demo of 1 to 2 AR experiences created by Patched Reality
  3. Presentation of videos and pictures of other games that have been done, and discussion on the game mechanics employed
  4. Overview covering the process of creating an AR app, and the tools available
  5. Open discussion with audience about AR and its potential in games.

Patrick is a software developer specializing in augmented reality. "I think AR is a perfect medium for gaming and will offer the potential for a whole new set of game mechanics."


Box-O- Zombies the Game Project
Presented by Shawn Recinto and Team

Come out for a presentation and meet Shawn Recinto and the Box-O-Zombies Team. SHAWN RECINTO is Founder and CEO of Box-O-Zombies and the Founder and President of Immersive Realms, Inc. He also founded the Box-O-Zombies toy line and Headline Games

About Shawn Shawn Recinto is a Technology Consultant and Entrepreneur who loves video games and martial arts. He started Immersive Realms back in 2004 and was inspired by his kids to make Box O Zombies back in 2010 Favorite Scary Movies: The Changeling and Poltergeist (I wet my pants just thinking about that bathtub scene and the wheelchair at the top of the stairs in The Changeling) Favorite Video Game: The Quest For Glory Series Weapon of Choice in a Zombie Outbreak: A Katana because lopping off undead heads looks like its fun Who’s on his zombie apocalypse team: A Red shirt from the original Star Trek series so he can throw them at the zombie horde to slow them down as he makes a getaway.

Let's learn, network and support our fellow CEGD Meetup members!


About the Venue:
Cibola is South Side Chicago's Innovation Center! It is a hub for startups innovation, collaboration and creativity in Pilsen. Their mission is to help Chicagoans become everyday innovators, solve complex challenges, promote diversity and create a community of support for all of us to build our dreams. They provide office space, coworking, classes, seminars, community events, mentors, vetted service providers and references and access to targeted investors/capital. They are located at 1647 S Blue Island Avenue, Chicago, IL 60608.

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    • Patrick O.

      I had the pleasure of going to their CAVE2 open house, and it was awesome.

      March 22, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Would like to hear about it when I see you at the next "Augmented Reality Chicago" event. http://www.meetup.com...­

      March 22, 2013

  • James Q.

    Special shout out to Pmac, Egsa, and the presenters this was an amazing event!!!

    March 16, 2013

  • Egsa

    Awesome setup and two really well done presentations!

    March 15, 2013

  • Tim G.

    Any node developers attending tonight? Let's be sure to talk.

    March 15, 2013

  • Alan

    Can't wait! See you guys tonight.

    March 15, 2013

  • Suzanne J.

    My puppy is sick so I can't attend. Super bummed!

    March 14, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Sorry about your puppy Suzanne. See you next time.

      March 14, 2013

  • Mike

    Looks interesting and I'd love to get more insight into the industry

    March 14, 2013

  • Jonathan N.

    CS student and would-be game dev - excited to see what the hometown has been cooking up lately, hope to bring friends to share it to, as well

    March 14, 2013

  • Shawn Michael R.

    We will be demoing Box O Zombies the Game plus talk about connecting toys to video games

    March 11, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Sounds exciting!

      March 11, 2013

  • Shawn Michael R.

    Hey Guys,
    We will be giving away a set of Box O Zombies Series 1 figures to all who attend this Friday so RSVP and we will make sure he have enough!

    March 11, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Thanks!

      March 11, 2013

  • Aaron A.

    Can anyone record this? I can't take another day off work but I wish i can go.

    1 · March 11, 2013

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hi Aaron, Sorry you can't make it. I'll see what we can do.

      March 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Trying to get my schedule arranged to be there.

    March 10, 2013

  • Arthur

    Very interested in AR.

    March 7, 2013

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