Become The Taskmaster – New VR Version of TV Show Reveals Creative Mode

Taskmaster VR, the forthcoming game from Scallywag Arcade, is revealing a new twist on gameplay – Creative Mode.   LIVERPOOL, UK – March 27, 2024 – The team behind the upcoming virtual reality title Taskmaster VR have revealed a new way to play; Creative Mode. This gives players the chance to step into the magnificent […]

How Our AR Design Experts Partnered with Google

Google Pyramids of Meroe at Home

Google Brand Studio commissioned Draw & Code to create a web-based augmented reality experience to celebrate the Pyramids of Meroë. The aim was to bring these wonders built by the Kushite Kingdom to life online and in your own space using augmented reality, paying homage to the region’s history. While Google supplied web development and […]

Visiting Playcon For The First Time

Marketing apprentice, photographer extraordinaire and creative whirlwind Matt Licari dives into Playcon 2023, the annual games conference that took the vibrant streets of Malta by storm. As the dust settles he shares his insights and reflections on visiting Playcon for the first time and unravels the reactions to our top-secret immersive experience.  This was my […]

Draw & Code’s John Keefe at Meta Connect 2023

Develop for Quest 3 Apps Draw & Code at Meta Connect

  Meta Connect 2023 was the first in-person event from the folks formerly known as Facebook since 2019. During this time the Quest 2 has moved the VR industry along and AI has risen to be a vital technology trend. Whether you are already a developer for Quest 3 apps or you are in the […]

AI in the Artist Toolkit: AI in VR, AR and Games

AI in Virtual Reality

If metaverse was the buzzword at every tech event last year, then AI and its contentious implications across almost every industry has been the pivotal focus of the year 2023 so far.  The controversial use of AI in the art and tech world has already been massively scrutinised, with its ability to automate and enhance […]

Draw & Code Partner with YOUAR

YOUAR

Draw & Code is proud to announce our partnership with YOUAR.  YOUAR is an augmented reality visual positioning system that has the potential to allow Draw & Code’s expert team to craft mobile AR experiences that connect people and places together in innovative ways. Draw & Code harness cutting-edge technologies to make immersive experiences for […]

Women Working in VR – It’s Slow Progress

Women Working in VR

Draw & Code’s Head of HR Gemma Dale looks at our progress towards a better gender balance in our organisation and the wider struggles faced by our industry. It’s International Women’s Day 2023 and for us at Draw & Code that is usually a time to take stock, reflect on where we are at as […]

‘Kokoverse’ At SXSW Dolby House

Kokoverse

A Demo for Future Live VR Performances At SXSW (the confusing acronym for Austin’s South By South West event) Draw & Code have revealed a tech demo that harnesses Dolby.io and Move.ai technology to experiment with future performance capture pipelines for the music industry. This working proof-of-concept playfully dubbed ‘KOKOVerse’ takes an onstage performance by […]

Designing A Paradise In VR: Architecture, Flora And Mindfulness

Shelta

Shelta VR For The University Of Liverpool Draw & Code were approached by The University of Liverpool to co-create SHELTA, a virtual reality app built for the Oculus Quest 2. Part of the intention behind SHELTA is for students to be able to access one-to-one counselling and meditation sessions in VR. Chris, our talented creative […]

Squixy AR – A New Perspective Of Learning With Augmented Reality

Squixy

Squixy AR Draw & Code were approached by the team at Squixy to create an augmented reality app game to teach children mathematics and STEAM subjects. AR tech expands the boundaries of reality, creating previously unfeasible digital realities that can engage, interconnect, respond and change with their environment. This digital enhancement is making its mark […]