Roadshow Europe Beyond Reality UK - Simon jobling Presentation Transcript
Beyond Reality and QCAR
Beyond Reality• Pioneering specialist European AR developer• Founded in Holland in 2007, with UK office in Maidenhead• Online, kiosk/retail. mobile and tablet (iOS and Android)• Blue-chip client list – Guinness - Disney – 3M - Cisco – Ford Europe• Have developed on most of the major AR SDK’s
AC 130 using QCAR• Background – AC130 is a shoot em up game on Android – over 20000 downloads – Create an engaging yet simple to use AR gaming experience – Game centres on the AC130 ground attack aircraft – Features a variety of weapons to be used on differing targets – No need for user to print out markers
AC 130 using QCAR• Gameplay – Using a variety of bank notes of major currencies around the world – User chooses the currency and uses the note to initiate the tracking – Place bank note under handset - on screen, a ground-based battlefield scene appears – User can choose and vary weapons according to targets on ground
AC 130 using QCAR• Gameplay (contd) – On screen “Fire” button gives user control of weapon arsenal – Each mission has objectives which are communicated to user.
Development Feedback on QCAR• Easy to use (online marker creation, drag and drop into software)• Compatibility with Unity (game development software) removes many restrictions of other AR SDK’s• Best solution for mobile AR - quality and stability• Performance and quality are unmatched (fast and stable tracking)• Multi-platform support (Android and iOS)• No License fee will make more projects viable