wiimotes - 3D User Interfaces for Games 3D and Virtual...

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1 Spring 2009 Spring 2009 CAP6938 CAP6938 – 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality ©Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Joseph J. LaViola Jr. 3D User Interfaces for Games 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality and Virtual Reality Lecture #3: The Lecture #3: The Wii Wii Remote Remote Spring 2009 Spring 2009 Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Motivation ± Wiimote controller ± provides 3D UI in the home ± 3DUI in mobile environments ± Makes games accessible to casual users ± great competitive edge over Xbox 360 / PS3 ± Need to understand the device ± advantages and disadvantages ± how to develop 3DUIs CAP6938 CAP6938 – 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality ©Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Spring 2009
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2 The Wiimote Device ± Wiimote features ± uses Bluetooth for communication ± senses acceleration along 3 axes ± optical sensor for pointing (uses sensor bar) ± provides audio and rumble feedback ± standard buttons and trigger ± uses 2 AA batteries ± Supports two handed interaction ± can use 2 Wiimotes simultaneously ± Easily expandable CAP6938 CAP6938 – 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality ©Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Spring 2009 Wiimote Attachments Nunchuk Steering Wheel Zapper Wii Helm Sports Pack Boxing Gloves Fishing Reel CAP6938 CAP6938 – 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality 3D User Interfaces for Games and Virtual Reality ©Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Joseph J. LaViola Jr. Spring 2009
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3 The Wiimote Coordinates Wiimote Coordinates Image courtesy of www.osculator.net
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