THEREMIN - A Touch Friendly Synthesizer ✖Update: 7 February 2014 Thanks to everyone for sharing! Over 100,000 people have played on the theremin in the last 3 days which is absolutely amazing. Due to a large number of requests, we've began working on a record function as well as an offline version of the app which will be available soon. Feel free to either subscribe at the bottom of the page or follow us on Facebook & Twitter for updates and future toys. More info Makruk - Thai chess Makruk is a popular chess variant born and played in Thailand. Play now Pieces are the same as in International Chess but shapes are very unusual for western players and some pieces have different moves: the queen (much weaker) and the bishop (limited moves). Please see our cheat sheet below to understand these differences. (The detailed rules are available on the Makruk Wikipedia page) Here is a view of the initial setup in the 2D version of the board
Sculptris Focus as an artist on pure creativity Enter Sculptris, a fun and engaging way to start off your digital sculpting journey! If you're new to the world of digital sculpting, Sculptris is the ideal ground on which to get started. If on the other hand you're experienced in CG, we offer you ZBrush. Lighter, Faster, Prettier #webgl #3d #performances #threejs We just released our new chess games for which we've worked a lot on rendering optimization. The previous version of the game was ok but too heavy in terms of device resources. We would like to share our progress on this issue made in the last few months. WebGL Water Loading... Made by Evan Wallace This demo requires a decent graphics card and up-to-date drivers. If you can't run the demo, you can still see it on YouTube. Interactions: Draw on the water to make ripples Drag the background to rotate the camera Press SPACEBAR to pause and unpause Drag the sphere to move it around Press the L key to set the light direction Press the G key to toggle gravity
Glińsky's hexagonal chess Play now Glińsky's chess is a hexagonal chess variant played on a 91 hexagonal cells board. Rules were invented in 1936 by Władysław Gliński. Each player commands 18 pieces LAB! - CSS 3D Earth CSS 3D Earth Using CSS 3d to create an earth with shading and layers. It is not as good as using WebGL but it theoretically works on iPad. I used PerspectiveTransform.js in this experiment. The class is originally created by Israel Pastrana, I customized it and added some error checking functions like concave polygon checking and close points checking. Download: // Animated Gifs 01 - Matthew DiVito // MOTION // GRAPHIC // DESIGN // Animated Gifs 01 What started as a little experiment has grown into something more. Selections from my blog mrdiv.tumblr.com retro_break january 22, 2012 shatter march 16, 2012
Rollerball Chess Rollerball was a science-fiction movie in the 70's about an imaginary sport game where two teams from a World urban league were fighting on a skating ring . The players were running after each other and their clashes were violent and rough like in American football. This chessgame tries to retrieve the idea. Rollerball chess has an entry in D.B.Pritchard's "The Classified Encyclopedia of Chess Variants" (2007). Board and pieces Unreal Development Kit What is UDK? The Unreal Development Kit is the free edition of Unreal Engine 3 that provides access to the award-winning 3D game engine and professional toolset used in blockbuster video game development, architectural visualization, mobile game development, 3D rendering, digital films and more. Who is it for? Unreal Engine technology is used by game developers, researchers, television studios, machinima directors, artists and students.
Nudge Select 1 of 8 different Sound Patterns from the small Matrixes icons on the right. Use your mouse to draw notes on each 16 Step Matrix. Adjust the volume of the iNudge. Click MORE for advanced adjustment abilities. For each Pattern, adjust Volume, Mute, Clear, or set Audio Pan from Left to Right. Penguin Soccer Penguin Soccer is a funny game involving crazy penguins playing some kind of soccer. Slide and kick to score a goal on a square field. Easy to play, not easy to win, you will have to be a clever penguin. Please watch this short video below to have a quick overview of the game and its rules. Enjoy the slide! About An overview of Kodu. (Click to play) Kodu lets kids create games on the PC and Xbox via a simple visual programming language. Kodu can be used to teach creativity, problem solving, storytelling, as well as programming. Anyone can use Kodu to make a game, young children as well as adults with no design or programming skills. Since Kodu's introduction in 2009, we have visited the White House, teamed up with great groups like NCWIT and DigiGirlz, inspired academic research and been the subject of a book (Kodu for Kids).
Unusual Long Exposure Firework Photographs by David Johnson While attending the International Fireworks Show in Ottawa, Canada earlier this month photographer David Johnson had his camera in hand to document the night. When Spain’s entry into the competition begin he decided to try something a little different resulting in the photos you see here which are unlike any long exposure firework shots I’ve ever seen. Via email David tells me how he accomplished the effect: The technique I used was a simple refocus during the long exposure. Each shot was about a second long, sometimes two.