That time we won the Global Game Jam 2021 in Rome

Categories: Coding and Work, Travels and Experiences First remote only Global Game Jam this year, of course because of COVID.Our usual Jam group arranged the whole event on Discord and I finally had the chance to do a jam with only my pal Joel Fallerini.Only the 2 of us, as we said we would for years. This time we decided not […]

That time I talked about the AAA proprietary engine behind Project CARS: Codemotion Milan 2019

Categories: Coding and Work, Travels and Experiences

First time speaker at Codemotion Milan (after many years guests of Codemotion Rome) and first time speaker since I started working for ioTech/Slightly Mad Studios. This was the abstract of the talk: The gaming market is now largely dominated by a monolithic attitude to development: developers license a ready-made engine (usually Unreal and Unity), and […]

That long time I was an xR teacher: IED xR classes

Categories: Coding and Work, Travels and Experiences

IED Roma Website For 2.5 years I had the honor to work as a teacher for IED (European Institute of Design).My job was to teach how to develop games and experiences in xR (VR/AR/MR). My classes were about: rules for a correct storytelling in 360° prototyping experiences in Unity3D mentoring over this new business and […]

That time I went to Japan for our honeymoon and ended up in the best VR center in the world: VR Zone @ Shinjuku

Categories: Travels and Experiences

No, I won’t talk about my amazing, life changing trip to Japan.Too much sadness in knowing I won’t return for a while.My hearth couldn’t take it. For now I’ll talk only about the best VR center in the world! VR Zone by Bandai and ProjectICan in Shinjuku, Tokyo. Here’s the slideshow of the experience (slow […]