Volume: 28 Issue: 8 (August 2005)

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    Volume: 28 Issue: 8 (August 2005)

Cover Story

  • Asian Fusion
    Asian Fusion

    Picture a wondrous Chinese-style world that could have been, if all the ancient Asian myths and legends were true. That’s exactly what the team at BioWare, a game developer in Edmonton, Alberta, Canad ...

    August 1, 2005

Editor's Note

  • Bring Your Brain
    Bring Your Brain

    Part trade show, part classroom, part creative think tank, SIGGRAPH effectively combines schmoozing, parties, and after-hours events with creative enlightenment and the occasional free T-shirt. It’s a ...

    August 1, 2005


  • Thoughts in Motion
    Thoughts in Motion

    At the very least, a character must not break whatever illusion has allowed the player to become immersed in the gaming experience. This might seem like a low bar to set, but when you consider how rar ...

    August 1, 2005

  • Virtual Sets for All
    Virtual Sets for All

    I also remember seeing virtual sets for the first time (in the mid-1990s), and they were pretty amazing, too. The demos always made everything look so easy, but lighting was just as important, if not ...

    August 1, 2005