Joystick Input in Unity using Xbox360 Controller

This is a tutorial on how you can use Xbox 360 Controller for joystick input in Unity.If you’ve ever tried on an Oculus Rift, you will know that it is rather annoying to have to find the WASD on a keyboard. It usually means you have to take the headset on and off. If you…

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having Oculus Rift DK2 set up issues?

I feel like this is a necessary blog post since the two times I have set up the DK2 I have ran into issues. Maybe it is me, but if it is you too then at least you will have this resource. So when I first plug in the DK2, my computer did not pick…

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Oculus Rift DK2 Unboxing Video

I recorded a video of me unwrapping the Oculus Rift Dk2!! Special thanks to @codemash for loaning me this headset.   

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Integrating the Oculus Rift into Unity

This post is about how I integrated the Oculus Rift into my Unity game. My game (Mysterious Mushrooms) is a First Person Shooter, so to put it simply I replaced the 3d first person character controller with the OVR controller, then changed some settings. You would need to optimize the settings specifically to your game,…

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Setting up the Oculus Rift DK1

 This post is for people who literally just got their hands on an Oculus Rift and are just starting out. I will outline my experience setting up and integrating the Oculus Rift Developer Kit 1, as that is what I have. Setting up the Headset Remove the headset from the box. It comes with an…

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Mysterious Mushrooms with Oculus Rift

I’ve recently decided to start delving into Virtual Reality because I find it awesomely fascinating. I have integrated the Oculus Rift into my Mysterious Mushrooms game that you may already be familiar with. The experience is… mysterious, to say the least 😉  

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Top 5 Intro to Unity Learning Resources

Someone recently asked me what resources I would recommend for a beginner learning Unity, and since I have gotten this question before I figured I would write a post about it.The great thing is that there are a multitude of resources out there about Unity, so pick and choose as you like. But here is…

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Mysterious Mushrooms Game Demo

Demo of my first published Unity game. You can find it in the Windows Store here. 

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Porting your Unity game as a Windows Universal App

This is a recording of the same content that I presented at this year’s Unite Conference Microsoft Pre-Day.Sans audience questions and some other chit chat, of course. 

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Imagine Cup – My Experience as a Mentor for #TeamGrantFellow

This year I have had the pleasure of mentoring the “Team Grant Fellow” Imagine Cup team. When us Evangelists were being matched with teams, this group of three students from the University of Pennsylvania stood out to me in particular because they had a real solution to a very real problem. These students have proven…

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