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Session Name 3D Game Creation on PlayStation 3
Speaker(s) Simon Benson, Ian Bickerstaff
Company Name(s) Sony Computer Entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment
Track / Format Programming
Overview This session presents an introduction to stereoscopic 3D and looks at the advantages 3D brings to PlayStation 3 games. The principals of stereography are presented, demonstrating how quality can be maximised while working within the constraints of a 3D display. The theory is then put into practice on the PS3 using a simple, three step process. Case studies of several existing 3D games are presented, each highlighting real world issues and solutions. The session will conclude with a look at some of the techniques currently used in the movie industry that could benefit stereoscopic computer games in the near future.

GDC 2010

Simon Benson

Sony Computer Entertainment

Ian Bickerstaff

Sony Computer Entertainment

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