Integration of AR and VR technology indicates the significant advancement in the technology as well as the expansion in the demand for consumer electronics. The enrichment in the technology will specifically mark the enhancement of users’ experience in gaming and entertainment field. The motive behind this is to foster the growing popularity of AR technology. Consequentially, more gaming apps will be designed, thereby propelling the market growth.
Let’s take a look what actually Augmented Reality is and how it works:
What is Augmented Reality?
Augmented Reality (AR) is the unification of digital information with the user’s environment in real time. It overcasts the information on the world that we see through camera view of our smartphone, tablet, PC or connected glasses.
Augmented reality apps are written in special 3D programs which facilitate developers to associate contextual digital information in the computer program to an augmented reality marker in the real world.
How does it work?
Augmented reality can be employed via smartphones, iPad, and iPhones. Smartphones encompasses of software, sensors, a compass, and small digital projector to display images onto real word objects. This, in turn, will assist in acquiring information of a particular geographical location through enabled GPRS. Subsequently, the location will be superimposed with tags, images, and videos.
The utilization of AR technology requires assembling of computer generated images within the world. They should prove useful and realistic for the users.
Android, being the most populous OS platform in the world has accumulated the attention of a million of smartphone users. The simple reason is its user-friendliness and interactive interface.
And now as well, with the introduction of revolutionary AR based games, it is continuing the tradition. Here are listed the best Android AR based games. You will be fascinated; take a look:
- Spek Trek
A ghost hunting game that uses location to help you in tracking and slaying the paranormal. The game has been designed considering all the age groups. Initially, it starts as a fun navigation game but later on, it seriously becomes a fitness game and takes you on the seventh heaven! However, users can either run or walk to catch the virtual ghosts. The game offers users with titles, statistics, awards, records, and above all, loads of fun!
- Parallel Kingdom
An online location-based role-playing multiple players game that makes you run around to knock off monsters to safeguard your backyard from them. The world of Parallel Kingdom will fascinate you! You can join over a million of players in this fantasy game.
It comprises of 40 levels, 30 different leaderboards and chat rooms. With the availability in six languages and two million players in 100 countries, it does not showcase any ads. Hence, you can customize your adventurous experience!
Take your rightful place at the throne and rule your Kingdom any way you see fit.
- Life is Crime
Life is Crime is based more on real–like the concept of gangs and criminals. People who desire to role-play villain will love it. This game gives freedom to players to join gangs of their choice and carry live chats with fellow players. It lets you fight with other gangs to win territories and complete tasks for rewards.
The number of players in this game is up to an acceptable degree. Greater the number of players, greater is the fun!
- Zombies, Run!
It is the smartest fitness game ever that allows you to walk, jog or run anywhere in the world; be it indoor, outdoor, or gym. Put your headphones on; hear your mission and music, and start rescuing yourself from zombies! It has 200 missions that will never make you run out of motivation. However, you can create your own as well. You will be automatically eligible to collect supplies in order to build up your base. It has already 1 million users registered with it. Get set go!
All the above-mentioned games will invigorate the real thrill in you! Pull up your socks and get ready for the adventure! Stay tuned!
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