Reimagining Aeksia

Sometimes, the best thing you can do for your project is let it breathe and take on new life. With Aeksia, we’ve found this to be true. Our initial intention for Aeksia was a tabletop rpg experience that brought to life the fantasy worlds GMs and players played and imagined in our heads. We developed a game where gamers dressed as their player characters sat around a virtual tabletop and played a traditional RPG. What made Aeksia different was the table was alive! Our character’s miniatures could move around a 3D map on the table, and battle NPCs.  Like that

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Interview: VRRP with Oblivious

As promised in a previous post, our  lead developer, Bucky, had a chance to sit with Oblivious (BR-16 from Neon Divide), the head of the Aegis RP group, and long-time VRChat RP Community member. Bucky: Did you Cosplay or LARP before starting VRRP Oblivious: “I did not, but I definitely had a vested interest in cosplay and was friends with a lot of people who did cosplay. I didn’t do any role play before VRRP.” Bucky: Did you Play TTRPG’s before starting VRRP? Oblivious: “I played 2 sessions of D&D, but before that no not really” Bucky: What is your

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The Future of VR roleplay: Aeksia

Hey there everyone! Thanks for coming and reading our first blog post! I’m Bucky, the lead developer here at Strawberry Fields Interactive (SFI). I work to bring Aeksia to life using Unity 3D with the rest of the development team. In my spare time, I am an avid gamer, streamer, and role player across many platforms. I originally got started in virtual reality (VR) after getting a Rift CV1 as a gift for Christmas of 2017. I sunk hours into games like Pavlov, Boneworks, and VRChat while learning how to 3D model, animate, texture and rig characters through the help

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October Newsletter

You walk through the door leading into a dimly lit room. On the far wall you can see something pinned. As you get closer you see it’s a copy of the October Newsletter! September in review In September we announced the launch of our new and improved website. If you haven’t had the opportunity to check it out yet, visit  our Aeksia page https://www.strawberryfields.ca/aeksia/! We are proud to announce that we are now members of DigiBC and IGDA! You can learn more about each organization on their respective websites. DigiBC International Game Developers Association What’s coming in October? October is going

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September Newsletter

Welcome and thank you for joining us on our adventure to create the next generation of virtual tabletops for tabletop roleplaying games! Looking back at August In our last newsletter, we announced our next event where we were streaming some games while using Aeksia. We played through a session of Truth and Daring by Dice Up Games with two special guests from our community. If you want to see how that played out, the video is up on YouTube here: Aeksia – Truth & Daring. Looking ahead to September We are starting September off with a bang! And by bang, I mean the unveiling of

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August Newsletter

Thank you for joining us on our journey with Aeksia, and welcome to our first newsletter! Monthly we will be sending out a newsletter at the start of the month. In those newsletters, much like this one, you will see a summary of notable events from the month prior, and a look ahead to what we are planning for the month! If that was not enough, we will keep you up to date with our development progress and our path to Kickstarter! So without further ado, let’s start with… A Look Back – July In Review July was an exciting

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