1. Pokemon GO
This is the legendary project by Niantic which brought Augmented Reality games into the crowds. The nostalgia of players enabled Pokemon GO to hold several Guinness records and gain incredible earnings. The role of this AR game in terms of making Augmented Reality technology known to millions of people is hard to overstate.
Pokémon GO is an adventure type of mobile game, which places the battlefield on the real surroundings and superimposes virtual animate objects into user’s environment. Millions or maybe even billions of Pokemons have been caught in years since 2016. And the fun still continues.
Another hit by Niantic studio released back in 2012 and still popular among gamers. First of all, because of the capturing plot. Scientists have discovered the dark energy, which can influence the way we think. There are two factions. The Enlightened want to use this energy to control humanity, the Resistance aims to protect the mankind. You should choose the side, discover and capture the energy sources, which are located in your city.
Secondly, in Ingress the whole world is the game. Wondering through streets and cities with a phone with this app will make you discover imaginable sources of energy, acquire skills and tech for battles between factions. The game is global, you can track other individual players, or talk to them via Intelligence map. Lots of cryptic clues, signs and hidden codes, and the plot changes constantly.
A new spin on “hide-n-seek” fun with a pirate side: a parrot, treasure hunts and rum. Your home or any other surroundings turn into a quest territory, where you’d place and seek out treasure boxes with gold. Friends, parents and kids – all can experience this adventure.
4. Temple Treasure Hunt
Here is a geolocation Augmented Reality game for mysteries and myths lovers. One can play it both outdoors or inside, choosing one of the roles: treasure protector or treasure hunter. As a treasure protector, you have to create treasure trails. As a hunter, you’ll have to discover the treasure, of course. Along the game, Indian mythological characters come up as treasure guardians. The game uses the real map of the location.
5. Sharks in the Park
A game by Geo AR is an amazing experience for adults and children. Just in a moment, you can turn your garden or city park into the fantastic world of extraordinary animals and unforgettable landscapes. With Sharks AR game you have an awesome opportunity to open the door to new beautiful places and create your own fairy tale.