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3 d games


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The online/video game industry is experiencing this whole new revolution of 3D which is being considered the future of gaming. We take a tour of this revolution in this presentation.

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3 d games

  1. 1. The future of gaming world- 3D Games Image Source
  2. 2. How it started? <ul><li>The earliest video games were developed in the late 40s and then during the 50s </li></ul><ul><li>During the 60s, &quot;Spacewar!&quot; was developed, which was one of the first video games to be distributed </li></ul>Image Source
  3. 3. 1974 and the Origin of 3D <ul><li>In 1974, &quot;Maze War&quot; and &quot;Spasim&quot; both began early experimentation into 3D gaming. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Maze War&quot; set the precedence for all first person shooters that would follow. </li></ul><ul><li>In &quot;Maze War,&quot; you could move forward, backward, left and right and shoot </li></ul>Image Source
  4. 4. The 1980s <ul><li>The 80s saw the rise of pseudo-3D graphics. </li></ul><ul><li>Game programmers used physical graphical projections to give the illusion of 3D </li></ul><ul><li>The first home computer 3D game was released in 1981 called &quot;3D Monster Maze.&quot; </li></ul>Image Source
  5. 5. 3D Racing Games <ul><li>While other 3D technologies were quick to advance, in racing games this system survived long after the late-90s switch to real 3D as the preferred view for the genre. </li></ul><ul><li>The first example of this was Namco's &quot;Pole Position.&quot; </li></ul>Image Source
  6. 6. 1990s and First Person Shooters <ul><li>First person shooters were constantly redeveloping the possibilities of 3D technology. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Wolfenstein 3D&quot; was one of the first video games to feature texture mapping where graphical textures are wrapped around 3D objects. </li></ul>Image Source
  7. 7. The Fifth Generation of Games Consoles <ul><li>Towards the end of the 90s, the fifth generation marked the turning point towards real-3D games. </li></ul><ul><li>With the advent of games such as &quot;Super Mario 64&quot; and &quot;Sonic Adventure,&quot; all video games were gearing towards the 3D market that only first person shooters and driving games had attempted before. </li></ul>Image Source
  8. 8. 2011… <ul><li>Nintendo launched its ground-breaking 3DS handheld console - the first to offer 3D images without the need for special glasses. </li></ul><ul><li>Nintendo 3DS includes two screens. The bottom touch screen makes use of a telescoping stylus that is stored in the unit itself. The top screen displays 3D visuals to the naked eye. </li></ul>Image Source
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