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FIU VR Club - Make Your Own VR Game | Intro To Unreal 4 for VR

This is a past event.

Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 2:30pm to 4:00pm

PG6 - Tech Station, 116
11200 SW 8th ST 33199, PG6 - Tech Station, Miami, Florida 33199

Learn the ins and outs of creating virtual reality experiences for the first time, in a beginner-friendly workshop.

In this workshop, we’ll walk you through the process of:

  • Getting Unreal Engine 4.20 up and running.
  • How to create an Unreal project, and setting it up for VR.
  • Walkthroughs of Unreal’s UI.
  • Getting the Editor to run on low-end machines.
  • Introduce Unreal’s visual scripting: Blueprints.
  • Overview of the gameplay framework.
  • Setting up a level from scratch.

Plus a bunch of documentation, templates, and other resources for ease of use and more info!

Students are not required to bring hardware for the event to attend.

However, if following along, a laptop that has Unreal 4.20 pre-installed is required (the installation can take very long, please do this ahead of time).

Unreal Engine 4.20 is obtained from Epic Game’s Launcher:

Epic Launcher Installer (download link)

Event Type

Campus Life, Clubs & organizations

Audience

Students

Website

https://www.cis.fiu.edu/events/fiu-vr...

Department
Knight Foundation School of Computing & Information Sciences
Hashtag

#fiuscis

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