VR Space Game – PSB – A

“Mineral Mania”


Pennsylvania State University – Behrend (PSB)


Tungsten Class (2023 – 2024)


Aiden Emerling, Computer Science
Jonathan Morse, Software Engineering
Devin Schiffer, Software Engineering
Cooper Thomas, Computer Science


Dr. Naseem Ibrahim
Ziyun Huang PhD
Agrawal Pulin PhD
Jonathan Liaw


A VR game featuring an arcade-like scanning mechanic. The goal is to scan mineral deposits with a laser scanner while aboard a satellite.

This work was created in partial fulfillment of the Pennsylvania State University – Behrend Capstone Course “CMPSC 484”. The work is a result of the Psyche Student Collaborations component of NASA’s Psyche Mission (https://psyche.asu.edu). “Psyche: A Journey to a Metal World” [Contract number NNM16AA09C] is part of the NASA Discovery Program mission to solar system targets. Trade names and trademarks of ASU and NASA are used in this work for identification only. Their usage does not constitute an official endorsement, either expressed or implied, by Arizona State University or National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of ASU or NASA.