The learning goals for Week 5 are
- Learn multiplayer framework
- Learn avatar animation
- Learn syncronizing data across networks
- Make a multiplayer escape room experience
Dumpy is a classic example for a playful extension to humanoid avatars in VR.
Here, VR pioneer Jaron Lanier talks about the early days of commercial VR at their initial experiments with avatars. He later coins the term Homuncular Flexibility.