Today we are celebrating 5th anniversary of Serious Sam 3: BFE. Wohooo!
To simplify the set up process one of our programmers Goran Adrinek has made instructional video with captures for setting up the mixed reality in SSVR.
If you are interested into the topic and you want to learn more, feel free to visit active discussion about Mixed Reality at Steam Community SSVR page.
Reboot InfoGamer 2016 is behind us and we are getting ready for the new challenges and adventures.
In the meantime check out this great video from Reboot made by Croteam staff.
Goran Adrinek, Lead gameplay programmer
This article explains the work it took to implement mixed reality into our game using our own engine. Apart from using the approaches already taken by some other teams, we have developed some new techniques that work great to solve latency issues as well as make camera calibration really simple for the user. We haven’t found anyone describe such solutions to these common problems, so our implementation should be interesting both to people new to the subject and to the people who already did mixed reality and want to improve their approach.
Mixed reality was already found to be a great way to demonstrate VR experience outside of VR. Naturally, we also wanted to use mixed reality for promotion of Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope. We started implementing mixed reality two weeks before the EGX 2016 show so we could be featured on the Vive stand, capture some promotional footage as well as show off our game in all its glory featuring the physical minigun controller. [Read More]
We’re celebrating the recent Early Access release of Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope on Steam and we’re giving away four Radeon RX 480 cards!
To further bolster the morale of our troops fighting against the relentless Mental’s hordes, we’re throwing in two codes for the Serious Sam’s VR simulator AND T-shirts signed by the Earth Defense Force scientists and staff (including some members of Croteam).
Already have the game and a Radeon card? Add another Radeon RX 480 to your setup to enable smoother gameplay and eye-popping visuals as Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope now supports AMD LiquidVR Affinity Multi-GPU setups. Enter the competition here:
Additionally, we’re activating a week long discount on ALL things Serious Sam on our merchandise store, including the brand new Serious Sam bundle. Check it out: merch.croteam.com
To enter the competition click here.