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Fleet Commander – Awesome Multi-User Touchscreen Star Wars Game Demo [Video]

If you think you have seen the ultimate in gaming interfaces before now, then you will definitely love this. MS graduate candidate Arthur Nishimoto has put together a truly awesome looking multi-user touchscreen game demo drawing on Lucasarts’s Star Wars: Rebellion and Star Wars: Empire at War for the setting and inspiration.

From YouTube: Developed at the Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) by MS graduate candidate Arthur Nishimoto, “Fleet Commander” explores how a real-time interactive strategy game that would typically rely on complex keyboard commands and mouse interactions be transferred into a multi-user, multi-touch environment.

Fleet Commander [via Dorkly Bits]

Learn more about the Project at Arthur Nishimoto’s Site (Fleet Commander Homepage)

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

  • Published 07/14/11

Comments (5)

  1. Brodiemac

    OMG! I WANT ONE!!

  2. Fodaro

    Wow.

  3. D!

    zombie players LOL

  4. mr_beez

    It’s Enders Game. We are training our kids to control an intergalactic warfare from afar. Damn that looks awesome!!

  5. G-dubya

    /drool

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