Exploring Unreal Engine 4 VR Editor and Essentials of VR [Video]

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Exploring Unreal Engine 4 VR Editor and Essentials of VR [Video]

Kostas Dokos, Orfeas Eleftheriou

Leverage the VR Editor to build immersive and interactive environments for VR applications and explore the various movement and interaction systems that can be used in a VR application.

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Video Details

ISBN 139781788297806
Course Length2 hours 30 minutes

Video Description

With the major version release of Unreal Engine 4, Epic games have marked their presence into the world of Virtual Reality. Following the release of some popular product launch such as Oculus, HTC Vive, Samsung Gear and more, VR has gained a lot of grounds and is a booming industry today.

This course would start by teaching you how to work with the VR editor, understand the interaction models, and enhance the experience of your user by scaling the motion controller. We will start by building the game engine from source and launch the latest version of VR Editor then would get into world navigation and understand the menu’s within the editor. Moving on, we will look at setup of camera functionality and motion controllers to create a Toggled and Auto-walk character movement while exploring locomotion movement and teleporting. In the end, we would interact with the environment created by us using Motion Controller interaction.

Style and Approach

This course will walk you through the features of Unreal Engine and help you create an excellent VR experience. You'll enhance the user experience by improvising the performance of your VR games, all the while exploring the numerous Unreal Editor features in your VR projects.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Unreal Engine's VR Editor
The Course Overview
Introduction to VR in General, Why Invest in It?
What's the Purpose of the VR Editor? Launching the Editor through Epic Games Launcher
Building the Engine from Source and Launching the Latest Version of VR Editor
World Navigation in the VR Editor
Working with Actors
Radial Menu
Introduction to Available Windows Inside the VR Editor
Exploring Various Movement Systems
What's the Purpose of Having So Many Different Ways of Movement?
Setting Up the Camera Functionality
Setting up Motion Controllers
Creating a Toggled Character Movement
Creating an Auto-walk Character Movement
Creating a Triggered Character Movement
Exploring Locomotion Movement
Moving through teleporting
Interacting with the Environment
What's the Purpose of Different Interaction Systems?
Interacting Using a Look-At Functionality
Motion Controller Interaction
VR Template Showcase

What You Will Learn

  • Use the VR Editor that comes with Unreal Engine 4 to effortlessly build and manipulate 3D scenes
  • Build interactive environments with physics and animations using Unreal Engine 4
  • Essentials of the interaction systems for Mobile VR and Desktop VR
  • Utilize even the minuscule features of the VR Editor while interacting with the environment
  • Build Unreal Engine from its source code
  • Understand and build various movement and interaction systems

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Table of Contents

Introduction to Unreal Engine's VR Editor
The Course Overview
Introduction to VR in General, Why Invest in It?
What's the Purpose of the VR Editor? Launching the Editor through Epic Games Launcher
Building the Engine from Source and Launching the Latest Version of VR Editor
World Navigation in the VR Editor
Working with Actors
Radial Menu
Introduction to Available Windows Inside the VR Editor
Exploring Various Movement Systems
What's the Purpose of Having So Many Different Ways of Movement?
Setting Up the Camera Functionality
Setting up Motion Controllers
Creating a Toggled Character Movement
Creating an Auto-walk Character Movement
Creating a Triggered Character Movement
Exploring Locomotion Movement
Moving through teleporting
Interacting with the Environment
What's the Purpose of Different Interaction Systems?
Interacting Using a Look-At Functionality
Motion Controller Interaction
VR Template Showcase

Video Details

ISBN 139781788297806
Course Length2 hours 30 minutes
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