After working on this project for roughly 18 months, my research paper is completed. Below, the contents of the paper can be found and a full paper can be provided on request.
Unfortunately, due to the extraordinary circumstances surrounding Covid-19 in the United Kingdom, testing of the accessible video game could not be carried out. This decision, however sad, was not a difficult decision for me. It is important that the health and safety of participants is the priority. In terms of the project, the paper willContinue reading “Covid-19: A Road Block in Testing”
With help from Matt Boslem at Immotion Games, the test game is now successfully working and ready for testing. The video game that is used for the purpose of the testing is a simple map created in Unity terrain editor and then boxes have been implemented on top of this base map. Participants complete theContinue reading “Ready for testing”
As part of my final year research project, a poster presentation was put together to present to my course-mates and lecturers my progress so far.
Over the past few months I have been working on my speech to text tool. On my own, I had lots of coding and play-ability issues with my game and accessibility tool. With the help of Warren Hilton at The University of Salford, a solution has been found that will allow me to obtain testingContinue reading “Speech to Text Tool Solutions and Problems”
My unity game tool has started to be developed. Using a Windows API, speech to text will be implemented on my open source game through Unity! All I have to do now is actually get it to work…
After battling through other university assignments, this week, my project is back on the move. Some problems surfaced with my laptop not being powerful enough to run the game smoothly, however, the simple test level ran perfectly. For the time being, I plan on working on the simple test level as I would rather theContinue reading “Break in the Project…”
Thank you to Umran Ali, today I sat in the level 6 Games Design and Production lecture at Media City. Umran introduced me to the class and I outlined my project to them – this has allowed me to connect with people who are great at unity and have experience when creating games. Hopefully, oneContinue reading “Game Design Lecture”
I have met with one of the lecturers from the Game Design and Production course at Media City. I was introduced to Umran who invited me to be part of his level 6 lecture next Tuesday (12th November).
Work is progressing on my dissertation project. Over the past few weeks, work has been carried out on my research paper, including, theory sections and literature reviews. My first draft of the literature review is finished. On advise from my dissertation supervisor, I have contacted the Games Design and Production course leader at the UniversityContinue reading “Games Design and Production BSc (Hons) – University of Salford”