Following on from the success of Young Leonardo (Flash/Stage3D content built using Unity3D), our creative director at Plug-in Media wanted to go further down the rabbit hole – by blending motion capture 3D rigs with real-time video heads and a dress-up mechanic, for preschoolers. Oh yeah – and throw in some marker based augmented reality to let users wear the digital outfits themselves too…
Suffice it to say this was as technically ambitious as it sounds, but our team ultimately pulled it off! To date, I’ve not seen anything like it on the web.
I served as technical lead on this product, managing a small team of developers.
You can play the game here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/games/lets-play-game