A contagious fever is quickly spreading all over the world. Pokemon Go is a mobile, location-based augmented reality game developed by Niantic. Augmented reality is a technology that superimposes a computer-generated image on a user’s view of the real world, providing a composite view. The smartphone app accesses the camera, clock and GPS to create the great adventure. The game has people travelling and exploring their real-world environments in search of Pokemon. The addictive game app is currently a free download. There are other augmented reality games and apps already available and many, many, many, many, many.. many more coming.
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Pokémon Go, explained. (2016). Retrieved July 12, 2016, from http://www.vox.com/2016/7/11/12129162/pokemon-go-android-ios-game
5 Best Augmented Reality Games Like Pokemon GO | MobiPicker. (2016). Retrieved July 12, 2016, from http://www.mobipicker.com/games-like-pokemon-go/