Niantic, the forward-thinking studio behind the hugely popular Pokemon GO, as well as Ingress and Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, is working on an AR spin-off of popular board… Continue reading
Niantic has revealed that Pokemon GO is about to enter a testing phase for a new feature called reality blending, which will enable Pokemon to disappear behind real… Continue reading
Wallace & Gromit: The Big Fix Up, an AR mobile game from Aardman, Fictioneers, and a consortium of British companies along with the University of South Wales, is… Continue reading
Ambidexter LLC is a game development studio that is currently working on a new mobile MMORPG that will come with a few unique features that haven’t been found in previous games of this nature. The game, called UnderVerse, will be a cross-platform title between Android and iOS, and will also feature AR (Augmented Reality) and GPS/Location-based mechanics mixed into everything.
Today Qualcomm has taken the leap and launched their Augmented Reality Platform for Android. Last year it was released in beta form for developers to play around with and develop apps/games for the developers challenge. Now it is available in non-beta form for developers to actually release apps and games commercially.
While not literally cracking the camera on the phone we were using, Qualcomm’s recent AR developer challenge brought in some great games with the winner being a game called Paparazzi. In this game you are the paparazzi and your job is to make money getting the best picture you can of the character that appears.