Wave Touch: Educational Game on Interactive Tabletop with Water Simulation

  • JoongHo Lee
  • Won Moon
  • Kiwon Yeom
  • DongWook Yoon
  • Dong-young Kim
  • JungHyun Han
  • Ji-Hyung Park
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6243)

Abstract

In this paper, we present an underwater exploration game called Wave Touch, designed specifically for a category of devices known as, interactive tabletops. The game provides users with a fun way to learn about important historical artifacts. An emphasis is placed on making Wave Touch entertaining to the user, a goal which is satisfied through the use of interactive tabletops and realistic water simulation. We also present the techniques we used to enable real-time water simulation effects in the game.

Keywords

tabletop water simulation educational entertainment multi-touch 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • JoongHo Lee
    • 1
  • Won Moon
    • 1
  • Kiwon Yeom
    • 1
  • DongWook Yoon
    • 1
  • Dong-young Kim
    • 2
  • JungHyun Han
    • 2
  • Ji-Hyung Park
    • 1
  1. 1.Intelligence and Interaction CenterKorea Institute of Science and TechnologyKorea
  2. 2.Game Research Center, College of Information and CommunicationKorea University 

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