Building Virtual Worlds
Building Virtual Worlds, or BVW as it is fondly called, is a first semester course
at Entertainment Technology Center, Carnegie Mellon University.Students from
diverse skill sets come together to produce an interactivevirtual experience in 2 weeks.
::: Tippin' The Bus: A Virtual Audience Interaction Experience where the audience plays
South-Park characters and leans left and right, to tip the bus on a winter morning.
::: Jane Doe: Performed on Playmotion, an immersive virtual environment, which allows players
to interact with projections on a screen using their shadows. Jane Doe is a minority styled virtual
world, where a futuristic scientist reads the memories of a dead girl, in an attempt to find her killer.