Enbarr mac Lir

A mobile VR where several players engage in competitive multiplayer racing. You are the mac Lirs, children of the sea. You must ride you mighty oceanic beasts (IKEA office chairs) to claim your birthright. Irish god Manannan mac Lir: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Manann%C3%A1n_mac_Lir
Jam year: 
2017
Diversifiers: 
Don’t say a word (ESA Sponsored)
Local Lore
VRiends
Platforms: 
Non-digital game (board game, card game, physical game, sport, etc.), MS Windows, Android device, Other digital platform
Tools and Technologies: 
Unreal Engine
Technology Notes: 
Requires customized office chairs with tiltable backs. We hacked them using Arduino and linear potentiometers. We also used "on the go"-adapters to connet the arduinos to phones that were inserted into mobile VR mounts.
Installation Instructions: 

The Android and PC versions can basically both function as server and client
We recommend one PC server and several Android clients

The server and client must be able to connect using an IP, the 7777 port is used
The Arduino is flashed witht the program found in the source code zip

Clients run cardboard VR
The server shows a top view of the game

The server have two commands, restart and go
Restart resets all players
Go starts the race

Credits: 

Software & Design
Erik Einebrant

Hardware & Design
Erik Fagerberg

3D Design
Beatrice Wickman

Unity Assets:
Adaptive Music Player - Gumble Labs
Low Poly: Free Pack - AxeyWorks
Cardboard SDK - Google
Fantasy Skybox FREE - G.E.TeamDev
 

Game Stills: 
Source files: 
Executable: