Virtual Reality Camp with Game Design

2017 Virtual Reality Camp with Game Design in Philadelphia PA, Main Line PA, Lower Gwynedd PA, Bucks County PA & NYC Manhattan!



(Ages 11 to 14)

Exciting Curriculum for Summer 2017!

This summer YOU can STEP INTO THE FUTURE at Virtual Reality Camp with Game Design!

Join us to create your own VIRTUAL WORLDS and implement game design features.  With a focus on exploration and adventure games, your game can be designed for multiple platforms like a pc, phone, iPad, and even virtual reality headsets.  With virtual reality game design, you will encounter additional challenges when designing your game, and will utilize platform components to control your game and determine events and conditions.

In addition, campers focus on the aesthetics of the game, and bringing a virtual reality world to life.

In a virtual world, gaming can feel even more life like, and campers are challenged to use these features to create an awesome final product!

Going above and beyond game design, and examining the “Big Picture” of Virtual Reality, the camp explores how virtual reality is changing the world, and how it can be utilized improve life as we know it!

Valuable Learning Opportunities:

Stay Ahead of The Curve:  In technology, it is always great to learn the latest.  By immersing yourself in the VR platform, you will learn the latest in game design!

Design & Aesthetics: Make your game more lifelike and beautiful by designing for Virtual Reality.

Explore other Features:  By utilizing VR for game design, you can also explore the many other benefits of producing a virtual experience. 

Think BIG Picture:  How Can Virtual Reality improve life on Earth?  This is a very important topic you will immerse in at camp.

Complete an Awesome Project:  Create and take home an impressive, NEXT GENERATION game!

On Friday, campers will present their VR Games to the camp for beta testing and a gaming party!

Campers must download a free Unreal Engine 4 account and bring it with them at the start of camp.

Please note, only campers ages 13 and up may use the Oculus headset.  For campers younger than 13, other VR options are available through our VR Cardboard/Phone system.

Due to the fast paced changes in VR technology, this camp description is subject to change.

Footwear:  Closed-toe shoes/sneakers are required.

All Campers receive a Lavner Camps t-shirt and leave with their very own project!

*For campers interested in Virtual Reality Camp with Game Design, we also recommend our Computer Programming Camp with Python, Computer Programming Camp with Java3D Minecraft™ Camp – Innovation & DesignElite Skills Minecraft Camp3D Printing Camp, Web Design CampGraphic Design CampFilmmaking Camp, Robotics CampRobotics Camp with Tetrix, and TECH R3VOLUTION™.

Our 2017 Web Design Camps are located at Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary ~ 816 Norristown Rd, Springhouse PA 19477, Newtown Friends School ~ 1450 Newtown-Langhorne Road, Newtown PA 18940, University of Pennsylvania ~ 3417 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, Waldron Mercy Academy ~ 513 Montgomery Avenue, Merion Station PA 19066, and New York University ~ 60 Washington Square South, New York, NY 10012.

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