Author: Huy Le

Duel Monsters GO – Card Scanning Preview

A month ago, we were experimenting card scanning of actual Yu-Gi-Oh! cards to make a holographic dueling experience similar to the anime series.   Duel Monsters GO is a fan-based game. Yu-Gi-Oh! belongs to Kazuki Takahashi and Konami. Please support the official release.   Why real cards? Many people have Yu-Gi-Oh! cards. Many people play Yu-Gi-Oh! at locals and tournaments or with friends. We wanted card scanning to be portable. No external cameras required. No phones required. We wanted to...

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Duel Monsters GO – SF Game Expo, MAGWest, and Crunchyroll Expo 2017

We wanted people to test Duel Monsters GO for the Microsoft HoloLens! Our team knew that we needed to have random people test the game to make sure that certain design characteristics made sense. Duel Monsters GO is a fan-based game. Yu-Gi-Oh! belongs to Kazuki Takahashi and Konami. Please support the official release.   SF Game Expo 2017 SUMMER PLAY: San Francisco Game Expo! was held at The Google Launchpad, 301 Howard, 4th Floor at San Francisco, CA 94107. Thanks...

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Introducing Duel Monsters GO – Yugioh AR fan game for HoloLens

Yesterday, we showcased a Yugi vs Joey full duel using the Yugioh AR fan game for HoloLens. We’re code-naming the project, Duel Monsters GO, in reference of Duel Monsters in the Yu-Gi-Oh! universe and Pokemon GO.   The video above is a fan-made video of a fan-based game. Yu-Gi-Oh! belongs to Kazuki Takahashi and Konami. Please support the official release.   What is Duel Monsters GO? Yugioh AR or Duel Monsters GO is a multiplayer fan game of the popular...

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The making of Yu-Gi-Oh! in Real Life Demo for HoloLens

A couple of days ago, we created a demo video of our fan game called Yugioh AR for the Microsoft HoloLens with the objective of creating a working system for multiplayer Yugioh card duels.   The video above is a fan-made video of a fan-based game. Yu-Gi-Oh! belongs to Kazuki Takahashi and Konami. Please support the official release. We make no profit. We’re just fans.   Nostalgia Our team at Slothparadise owns 2 HoloLenses. As we were sitting in our...

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Creating an AR RPG for HoloLens – Concept Trailer

A couple of days ago, we created the announcement trailer of the concept idea for an AR RPG for HoloLens using Sword Art Online as our inspiration. We’ve been working hard the last three months to make our vision for an adventure mixed reality RPG come to life.   How did it all start? Things started moving along in early 2017 when I first started to practice developing with my HoloLens much more than before. One of the things that...

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How to Setup HTTPS for Free With Terminal

In this article, I’ll show you how to setup HTTPS for your website as long as you have shell/terminal access. We host slothparadise on Amazon Web Services EC2, so we do have shell access to the website. You should visit https://certbot.eff.org to get customized instructions for your operating system and web server. Let’s Encrypt has more information.   1.  Find out what type of web server and operating system you are using. Open a terminal and ssh into your website. ssh...

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How to Setup Bash on Windows 10 for Developers – Ultimate Setup

Bash for Windows 10 has been out for almost a year now. It has been incredible for a developer like myself to be able to use Bash natively on a Windows machine! In this article, I’ll show you how I install my main Bash setup for Windows 10.   Requirements Your Windows 10 PC must be running a 64-bit version of Windows 10 Anniversary Update build 14393 or later. To find your PC’s CPU architecture and Windows version/build number, open...

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Introduction to Python and Computer Science – Chapter 9 – Dictionaries and Sets

In this video, we’ll talk about dictionaries and sets. For strings, lists, and tuples, we have been using integers as the indices and position numbers in order to get their values. Dictionaries are similar to lists except that instead of using integers as the indices, dictionaries can use any string or number or immutable type as the index. Let’s create a dictionary to demonstrate how it works. We will create a dictionary called states. Instead of using number indices, we...

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Introduction to Python and Computer Science – Chapter 8 – Lists, Matrices, and Tuples

In the last video, we talked about lists. There are a couple of more things that we need to talk about lists including matrices. Let’s say that we had two lists:

With lists, a and b are the same thing. If I change b, then a is also changed. Let’s test changing b.

When we run the program, we can see that even though a was a list with 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5, and we didn’t...

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Introduction to Python and Computer Science – Chapter 7 – Lists

In this video, we’ll talk about lists. List is the term used for an ordered sequence of values where each value has an index. Before we continue to talk about lists, there is also a term called arrays from other programming languages that you might have heard about. Arrays are almost exactly like lists in Python. There’s an array module in Python for using arrays. In Python, arrays can only hold data of the same type. Lists can hold multiple...

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