Pokemon Go: Trailblazer that could redefine mobile games
It seems stranger than fiction, but Pokemon Go – the application that caused a global phenomenon where millions of people are very concerned to capture the small creatures in public places – for the first time as April Fool’s.
he published a YouTube sales pitch called a fake Google Maps: Pokemon Challenge,
which showed maps application for the institution overtaken by colorful monsters.
Video recruits asked to keep track of these creatures using their GPS location data,
and then arrest them using their own camera.
If you’re still not sure how to play Pokemon return,
or what it is, a joke Google provides a very good guide.
It’s probably no coincidence that the studio that developed the application Iqbal today, Niantic Labs, is in itself a spin-out of Google.
Until now, the central concept of mobile gaming is something that can be enjoyed anywhere. A pit stop in the daily routine.
But a few games are encouraged to play while on the go, such as Pokemon does not return.
In order to succeed, players have to travel to destinations and landmarks visit were not previously known to them.
In doing so, the company Pokemon – and Nintendo, which owns a large stake in it – has only harnessed the true potential of packaged games.