5 HOURS | 25 SEATS AVAILABLE | $99

AR Multiplayer Development with Niantic Lightship

August 13, 2022 | 12PM Pacific Time (PT)


Build your own AR multiplayer experience with Niantic Lightship - the most advanced AR development kit for the Unity3D engine! In this live and online course, you will create a multiplayer paintball game in AR with the help of a Niantic Lightship expert and AR community leader.

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Why take this course?

While the Niantic Lightship is an incredible tool it is also complex. Their learning resources are still in early development and largely targeting experts. It’s difficult to get started as a beginner. In this short course you will get all the essential knowledge and practice you need to get started with the Niantic Lightship Augmented Reality Kit (ARDK) and create advanced AR experiences. Here is what we cover in the course:

  • How to create an AR scene with Niantic Lightship
  • How to place-in digital content in your AR scenes
  • How to implement physics based behaviors
  • How to differentiate elements in view like grass and sky
  • How to create a multiplayer app with ARDK
  • How to work in Unity

Why Niantic Lightship?

Niantic Lightship the most advanced development kit for developing AR experiences for multiple platforms. Not only can you develop high-quality AR applications but also for AR headsets and devices that support Unity and even browser experiences (WebXR). The high level features such as occlusion can be achieved even if your device doesn’t use advanced Lidar camera. Niantic is bringing together the best AR talent to develop their technology with big acquisitions like 8thWall and 6D.AI which shows the future-facing growth. Their focus on cross-platform development sets it apart from other AR platforms such as Spark AR, Effect House and Snap Lens. Lightship experience will lay the foundation for quickly creating the most stable multiplayer AR experiences.

Who is this course for:

  • Non-technical designers interested in augmented reality
  • VR/AR and game designers or developers interested in learning about the Niantic Lightship ARDK

Course Details

Dates & Pricing

Course Date: August 13, 2022

Location: Online

Start & End Time:

  • August 13: 12pm - 5pm Pacific Time (PT)

Course Cost: $99 USD

Duration: 5 hours

Hardware requirements

  • An AR capable mobile device and the USB cable to connect it with your computer
  • A PC or Mac that meets the recommended Unity3D specifications
  • A Niantic Lightship account. Register here

We only have 25 seats available. Secure your seat and register for the course today!

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Purchasing this course gets you access to our exclusive online XR Community. Circuit Stream's Discord XR community consists of industry thought leaders and Circuit Stream students. Our XR community is valuable to students like you because:

    • Whenever you're stuck on course content, help is just a simple message away.
    • You can connect with and learn from student ambassadors.
    • While our courses are virtual, you never feel disconnected. You can DM your course instructors who are always eager to chat!
    • You can join our office hours to connect with other students, learn about courses and so much more.
    • There are endless opportunities to network and connect with other like-minded individuals from around the world.
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    YOUR INSTRUCTORS

    Indika Wijesooriya

    Indika is a software development professional, who holds an Engineering Bachelor’s Degree focused in Computer Science Engineering. His work history in the software industry includes game development, design, and immersive technology (Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Mixed Reality).

    Indika Wijesooriya

    Indika is a software development professional, who holds an Engineering Bachelor’s Degree focused in Computer Science Engineering. His work history in the software industry includes game development, design, and immersive technology (Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Mixed Reality).