Into the Depths

It is a two-player game with an asymetrical gameplay on various devices. The players have a different and complementary perception of the environment and they must cooperate and communicate to reach the goal. Synopsis : a submarine mysteriously sank and you are responsible for finding out what happened...
Jam year: 
2015
Diversifiers: 
Noise Generator
Platforms: 
MS Windows, Android device
Tools and Technologies: 
Unity (any product)
Technology Notes: 
Software used for developpement : Unity 4.6.1f1, MiddleVR 1.4.2.f3 Free Edition (http://www.middlevr.com/download/), 3dsMax 2015, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC. Hardware used : Occulus Rift DK1, Xbox 360 Controller, Android smartphone (or tablet).
Installation Instructions: 

Hardware requirements :

  • Recommended :
    • Oculus Rift DK1
    • Headphones
    • Xbox 360 controller
    • Android smartphone or tablet (Android 2.3.1 or above)
  • Minimal :
    • Standard display screen with at least 1280x800 pixels
    • Keyboard

 

Instructions to start the game :

  1. In Middle VR, open simulations tab
  2. In simulations field load "PC application\Into the Depths.exe"
  3. In configurations field load the desired file from "PC application\MiddleVR configuration"

 

Controls :

  • Translation movements : left stick on Xbox 360 controller / arrow keys on keyboard
  • Rotation movements : right stick on Xbox 360 controller / A/Q and PageUp/PageDown on a keyboard ; head rotation with Oculus Rift tracker if available
  • Toggle crouch position : right stick button on Xbox 360 controller / Ctrl key on a keyboard
  • Action button : A button on Xbox 360 controller / space key on a keyboard
  • Toggle translation in head direction (disactivated by default) : RB button on Xbox 360 controller / h key on a keyboard
Credits: 

Programming :

  • Loïc Fricoteaux

 

Graphic Design :

  • Arthur Maugendre
  • Arthur Albertson
  • Gaëlle Perrée

 

Sound Design :

  • Florent Chardevel
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