Ground breaking real-time motion capture technology brings not one – but two 3D animated virtual YouTubers to life in a live discussion performance
FARNHAM, UK, 13 November 2018 – IKINEMA, the world leader in real-time whole body solving animation technologies, announce today their attendance for the third year at G-Star 2018, Korea’s Global Game Exhibition, Busan in November. IKINEMA invites game developers to visit their booth for live demonstrations and one-to-one meetings.
Creators of next-gen games and VR experiences power up with fully optimised software plus enhanced toolsets to deliver incredible immersion and realism.
Game developers can now access IKINEMA’s procedural animation middleware to deliver realistic human and creature animation faster and, in any game engine.
FARNHAM, UK, 7 August 2018 – Today, IKINEMA announce their attendance at this years’ SIGGRAPH 2018 Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia. IKINEMA’s quality real-time animation solutions harnessed for its natural character motion and whole-body immersion, is set for showcase by top clients and technology partners during live sessions and discussions. Attendees will discover new approaches for whole body motion capture, as well as innovative live character performance techniques used in virtual production, virtual reality, and mixed reality pipelines.
If you haven’t heard of “virtual YouTubers” or VTubers, you’re not alone: the recent Japanese trend turns human actors into cartoony virtual characters for YouTube videos. Now Japanese gaming and media company Gree is leveraging VR hardware and IKinema software to recruit people who might become YouTube’s next big personalities.
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GREE powers their flagship virtual YouTube channel with IKinema’s quality live animation technology
IKinema partners with Mogura Co., Ltd to begin domestic sales in Japan
Mogura Co., Ltd. will begin domestic sales of Orion, a motion capture system developed by IKinema, UK (IKinema) in the UK. By using HTC Vive and its VR environment, Orion is distinguished from the motion capture system which requires a large-scale system so far, and is a motion capture system which realized overwhelming low cost and high quality at the same time is.
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