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Presentation Outline <ul><li>Your project is … </li></ul><ul><li>Movie </li></ul><ul><li>LocoMatrix 2006-2009 </li></ul><u...
Your project is … <ul><li>MSc 2009 – Pong / Stampede / Pokemon </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2009 – Create concept NOT game </li><...
The Movie <ul><li>Was embedded here but for SlideShare go to http://www.locomatrix.com </li></ul>
LocoMatrix <ul><li>The idea </li></ul><ul><li>The eureka moment </li></ul><ul><li>Development </li></ul>
Fruit Farmer
Treasure Hunt
What happened? <ul><li>We spent a lot of money </li></ul><ul><li>We had 2 games – we had 2 players </li></ul><ul><li>We ha...
September 2009 onwards <ul><li>Move to smart phones – range of phones </li></ul><ul><li>Twonger </li></ul><ul><li>Treasure...
Twonger
Treasure Hunt
Schools Project <ul><li>TSB funding </li></ul><ul><li>With Brighton Uni </li></ul><ul><li>Workshops / Treasure Hunt / Scho...
Detection Games
GeoPhys
Roman Villa
Game Types 2009 <ul><li>Arcade </li></ul><ul><li>Treasure Hunt – team building </li></ul><ul><li>Role Playing </li></ul><u...
Game Types 2010 <ul><li>HTML 5 = Location / Canvas / Media Links </li></ul><ul><li>The eraser </li></ul><ul><li>Colour wat...
End of Part 1 <ul><li>Next week </li></ul><ul><li>Matters arising </li></ul>
Mini Discussion - Facebook <ul><li>LocoMatrix / social networking / more that a game </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook and Locati...
Killer App?
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LocoMatrix - Postgrad talk - Jan 2010

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  1. 2. Presentation Outline <ul><li>Your project is … </li></ul><ul><li>Movie </li></ul><ul><li>LocoMatrix 2006-2009 </li></ul><ul><li>LocoMatrix Sept 09 onwards </li></ul><ul><li>Some ideas for projects: 2009 v 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Mini Discussion – Social Networks and LBG </li></ul><ul><li>Mini Discussion – Killer Apps </li></ul>
  2. 3. Your project is … <ul><li>MSc 2009 – Pong / Stampede / Pokemon </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2009 – Create concept NOT game </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2009 – Nokia phones </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2010 - ??? / Twitter / Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2010 – Create concept AND game </li></ul><ul><li>MSc 2010 – Browser / iPhone / Android </li></ul>
  3. 4. The Movie <ul><li>Was embedded here but for SlideShare go to http://www.locomatrix.com </li></ul>
  4. 5. LocoMatrix <ul><li>The idea </li></ul><ul><li>The eureka moment </li></ul><ul><li>Development </li></ul>
  5. 6. Fruit Farmer
  6. 7. Treasure Hunt
  7. 8. What happened? <ul><li>We spent a lot of money </li></ul><ul><li>We had 2 games – we had 2 players </li></ul><ul><li>We had an API but … </li></ul><ul><li>iPhone / Android / Smartphones </li></ul><ul><li>In-built GPS / appStore </li></ul><ul><li>HTML5 </li></ul>
  8. 9. September 2009 onwards <ul><li>Move to smart phones – range of phones </li></ul><ul><li>Twonger </li></ul><ul><li>Treasure Hunt </li></ul><ul><li>Schools Project </li></ul>
  9. 10. Twonger
  10. 11. Treasure Hunt
  11. 12. Schools Project <ul><li>TSB funding </li></ul><ul><li>With Brighton Uni </li></ul><ul><li>Workshops / Treasure Hunt / Schools? </li></ul><ul><li>Essex County Council </li></ul><ul><li>Archaeology </li></ul><ul><li>Time Team </li></ul>
  12. 13. Detection Games
  13. 14. GeoPhys
  14. 15. Roman Villa
  15. 16. Game Types 2009 <ul><li>Arcade </li></ul><ul><li>Treasure Hunt – team building </li></ul><ul><li>Role Playing </li></ul><ul><li>Tourism / consumer / theatre </li></ul><ul><li>Health </li></ul><ul><li>Maze / 3D Maze </li></ul><ul><li>Capture Flag </li></ul><ul><li>Bike/skateboard/boat </li></ul><ul><li>(Games without screens) </li></ul>
  16. 17. Game Types 2010 <ul><li>HTML 5 = Location / Canvas / Media Links </li></ul><ul><li>The eraser </li></ul><ul><li>Colour watching </li></ul><ul><li>Brighton Festival </li></ul><ul><li>BogFest </li></ul><ul><li>Google Maps </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>Twittering </li></ul><ul><li>Integration with other media </li></ul>
  17. 18. End of Part 1 <ul><li>Next week </li></ul><ul><li>Matters arising </li></ul>
  18. 19. Mini Discussion - Facebook <ul><li>LocoMatrix / social networking / more that a game </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook and Location-Based Gaming </li></ul><ul><li>Social aspect – geo-caching / 5 aside football </li></ul><ul><li>Coolness </li></ul><ul><li>How we use Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>The idea of friends </li></ul>
  19. 20. Killer App?
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