(3) Determine the approaches taken by companies that have become involved in 3-D virtual world
initiatives to capitalize on new approaches to consumerism.
KidPix creations were mapped onto 3-D models so the students could don VR goggles and navigate a 3-D virtual world
of their creation.
Along with the growing interest for serious games, the number of three-dimensional virtual worlds (3-D virtual worlds
) has grown simultaneously; 3-D virtual worlds
being the very basis of the gaming platform .
A second life for eHealth: Prospects for the use of 3-D virtual worlds
in clinical psychology.
3-D virtual worlds
are a key to the future--and this tells how they operate.
The 3-D virtual worlds
of today, and the advanced worlds of the near future, have the potential of making more significant impact on engineering practice than that made by the 2-D Internet.
Appalachian State University (ASU) and Clemson University are partnering research, development and implementation studies relating to 3-D virtual worlds
through the newly established Carolinas Virtual World Consortium.