MAGES™ SDK Release Notes¶
MAGES™ SDK 4.3.0¶
Added new Language System
Added Collision sound framework (BETA)
Added Physical Button
Added automatic update notifications for new MAGES versions
Added new Startup Pannel and Login window
Improved loading times when importing package or reloading project
Added Analytics coop synchronization (BETA)
Added functionality to check for missing MAGES required components in MAGES menu
Added configuration for vibration time in Pump Action
Minor improvements in compilation time
Request authority script emedded with interactable
Fixed bug objects not being destroyed in coop
Fixed bug client can not hold an object in coop
Cleanup some error/warnings when operation StoryboardDataLicense
Fixed text contrast in analytics window
Fix Analytics window can not save info
Vital manager performance optimizations
Deformation Scene missing reference
Fixed error GridPlane.shader not includedin XR builds
Removed duplicate event system
MAGES™ SDK 4.2.4¶
Added vitals URLs and multiplayer analytics URL to mages settings
Improved analytics and optional actions sync in coop
Added support for Magic Leap (BETA)
Added new editors for Softbodies and Cut-Tear-Drill actions
Updated Deformations Showcase scene
Added accurate explanation console messages in case of failed login
Added custom network info UI in MAGES Settings
Improved performance of action initializations
Fixed ClientId not been visible in MAGES settings
Minor changes in custom record and replay scripts in VR Recorder
VR Recorder now writes one channel of audio signals for remote players to solve the problem with recording distorted (high pitch) sounds
Fixed desynchronization problem regarding multiplayer sound recording in VR Recorder
Added comments in VR Recorder and removed unused scripts
Fixed synchronization of Two-Hand hand poser
Fixed cut action recorder not working when package is imported to an empty project
Fixed missing mesh references in Medical Simulation
Fixed lighting calculation of Softbodies Showcase scene the first time it is loaded
Fixed error that was caused in action editor, if Include Hologram was enabled
Fixed question action prefabs not properly syncing in coop
Fixed camera position in Softbodies Showcase scene
MAGES™ SDK 4.2.2¶
Fixed compile error with multiple versions of Newtonsoft Json importer
MAGES™ SDK 4.2.1¶
Added real time Cut Action prototype [Beta]
Added new MAGES language translation system
Added OptionsUi to the MAGESSettings.asset for easy configuration. You can override the UI that pops up when pressing the analog stick
Added ResetLesson() function in PointSystemManager.cs to override the Lesson name in the gamification monitor and reset the total number of Actions number.
Improve internal traversal of scenegraph (ScenegraphTraverse)
Fix bug with analytics panel that was spawning twice at the end of the simulation
MAGES™ SDK 4.2.0¶
Added VAPPS example in Medical Sample
Added HoloLens2 support
Added new analytics records for coop sessions. The performer of each action is recorded as well as the time from the start of the session.
Added synchronization of coop analytics. Currently, the score and the performer are synchronized among all users.
Added beta support for Unity 2021.3
Fixed issue with visual scripting not saving analytics files
MAGES™ SDK 4.1.0¶
Added Xray, anaesthesia machine and whiteboard on medical sample app.
Major improvements in CTD algorithms (complexity, running time).
Remove touching interaction with the UIs (only interaction with raycast is available).
C++ dlls are no longer there. We integrated them into C# dlls (GAEd, StoryboardDataLicense).
No need to have the scenegraph xmls in the Documents file for the desktop builds. They are loaded from the project Resources.
Added teleport feature to move into selected areas in VR.
Fixed issue with the MAGES settings causing prefabs not to saved properly.
Fixed issues with the coop room creation.
Various stability fixes of the VR Recorder.
Improved names of objects in the scenes.
Fix coop issues with Optionals and Analytics.
Rename StartupHelper window.
MAGES™ SDK 4.0.2¶
Desktop3D camera new UI look. Now you can control the camera by pressing the space button and then select the mode with your mouse.
Improved MAGESHelper window. The options for networking are separated from the MAGES warnings and marked as info (not warnings since they are optionals).
Many video tutorials were released.
Fixed issue with Optionals and Coop.
Fixed Coop configuration window from the MAGES top bar menu.
Various fixes on deformable tearing.
At the MAGESHelper window we fixed the re-import button that was not removed automatically after pressing it.
On drilling, the hole matches the drill mesh (it was very big previously).
MAGES™ SDK 4.0.1¶
Major asset cleanup.
Fixed chair missing material from Cultural Heritage sample app.
Documentation updates to improve the developer pipeline.
Download SDK shouldn’t lead to the Documentation Page.
Fixed error with Property _Metallic.
Fixed Medical Sample App MAGESSettings wrong prefabs.
Fixed Medical Sample App scalpel wrong placement.
Fixed Cultural Heritage monitor missing materials
Duplicate folders in MAGES Deformations. Delete one.
In SoftbodiesCTD, we should have a Previous Button while we are on our first action.
Remove some textures from the ActionScripts folder.
There should not be a previous button on the first Action (bowel)
Added new easier to use handles on Drill since the old ones were removed when the scripts moved to source.
Fixed raycast appears to be inside the hand.
Fixed issue with microphone Usage field still empty in the package causing macOS Builds to fail.
Fixed issue with scenegraph the won’t load on mac build if we follow standard instructions.
Fixed scenegraph that won’t load on android from mac build.
Added sound on perform (on Action skip).
Fixed Cultural Heritage sample app scalpel hand pose.
MAGES™ SDK 4.0.0¶
Added MAGES to the Unity Package manager for easy installation and updated.
Renamed all ovidVR instances with MAGES.
Added Optional Actions to enable multiple active Actions at the same time.
Added Freemium Licensing system. Freemium users can develop simulations with up to 20 Actions.
Added Cultural Heritage, Medical simulation (TKA), Empty project, and Softbodies samples as MAGES examples to download from the package manager.
Integrated cut, tear and drill algorithms with examples.
VR Recorder to capture and then replay the training sessions.
Updated Softbodies deformation algorithms.
Removed the embedded Photon from the project’s assets. Now you need to download the Photon from the Package manager
MAGES Helper UI to automatically configure the project
Developer SSO Login with Google.
Added Auto HandPostures to automatically grab objects without setting a custom pose.
Added Vitals Manager with realtime patient vitals tracking
Added VR Annotation to label interactable objects withing the VR. You can take the marker, touch an object and write a title.
Updated VR Keyboard with different language setups and special characters.
SceneHandler to automatically switch between scenes by fading in and out.
Improve the MAGES menu top bar with the latest options and settings.
Populate the Action Editor from the MAGES top bar menu with all the Action Prototypes. Developers can generate Action scripts using this tool without writing code.
MAGES_Settings.asset to configure the xmls, api calls, links and other information into a single files
UILists as a feature to generate MAGES lists for users to select various options in the VR.
Fixed various issues on Sampleapps
MAGES™ SDK 3.3.1¶
Added controls UI for Desktop3D camera.
Exposed “Inactive Tool Layer”, “Active Tool Layer” and “Allow Reset” variables of Tool Constructor for easier modifications.
Added interactive survey at the end of the scenario (optional).
Fixed SceneGraph Editor panning not working with trackpad. Now works with Shift + Left Click.
MAGES™ SDK 3.3.0¶
Upgraded to Unity3D 2020.3.9f1
Added XR Plugin Management support
Added Actions Editor for Insert and User actions.
Rework MAGES™ menu.
Reduced significantly Warnings & Errors in Unity Editor
Unified all UIs in a single folder
Upgraded Hologram shader
Fixed Use Action ignoring “Prefab Perform Action”.
Fixed Analytics panel buttons that are not responding every time.
Fixed multiple debug Errors messages information.
MAGES™ SDK 3.2.1¶
We changed the render pipeline to Universal Render Pipeline (URP).
macOS support (tested on Catalina). You can deploy a MAGES™ application on your Mac using the Desktop3D camera. VR camera for macOS is currently not supported.
Point&Click camera (experimental) for desktop based MAGES™ applications. You can try our desktop mode with point and click control using your mouse.
Brand new question mechanic for QuestionActions. We redesigned the QuestionPrefabConstructor with additional features and new animations. Users can configure the question prefab directly from the constructor.
Skill based analytics (experimental). We introduce skill based analytics in addition to the Action based scoring system.
Updated VR mirror scripts with URP support.
Updated CVRSB and MedicalSampleApp to URP.
Populated the Configuration.cs component with additional public variables to assign product parameters directly from the Unity Editor.
Fixed login without credentials on builds causing scenegraph crash. In this version developers can create MAGES™ applications for users without a dedicated account.
Fixed bug Analytics files names created with non Filename Characters
MAGES™ SDK 3.2.0¶
In this version we introduce the 2Dof Controller for seamless testing through Unity Editor without the need for a VR headset.
A brand new Medical Sample App to get you started.
Initial scenario of our Total Knee Arthroplasty module
The skin incision, drilling, and femoral preparation
Bowel with soft-body simulation
Anatomically correct model of the patient
Added ready to get tools – drill, cauterizer
Realistic Operating Room (OR) Model
A brand new cognitive and psychomotor medical VR sample app (our Covid19 VR Strikes Back: CVRSB training module, including full source code)
Training for the proper using of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Covid-19 swab testing and interaction with patient
Gamified hands disinfection based on WHO
Cloud services to make User Management, Licensing, and Analytics a smooth experience.
Login for User Management and Licensing
AnalyticsAPI for streaming data incoming from User sessions
Portal for Admins and Users - Charts for Analytics
SingleSignOn (SSO) support for user authentication
We squashed several bugs in this version and reduced significantly the Warnings & Errors from the Unity Editor!
MAGES™ SDK 3.1.0¶
Museum Sample App that includes all latest features of MAGES™ SDK
Training scenario for cultural heritage restoration
Added ready to get tools – mallet, scalpel, pliers
VR ready mirror
Empty Scene for quick getting started
MAGES™ Menu with Prefabs initialization for setting up Cameras