What Do You Think Of Augmented Reality Games And Pokémon GO?

What Do You Think Of Augmented Reality Games And Pokémon GO?

Pokémon GO is taking the location-based Augmented Reality gaming scene by storm, and it has pulled the attention back to AR in general. As immersive as Virtual Reality may be, Augmented Reality has its own pull on the general consumer base. Adding the Pokémon lore to the concept of Ingress is proving to be popular for Niantic, and is likely to spur on other players onto the AR scene.

What are your thoughts on Pokémon GO? Do you find the concepts of Ingress and Pokémon GO appealing? Where do you think AR could be used next? Which do you prefer, AR or VR? Let us know your thoughts in the concept below!

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Aamir Siddiqui
Aamir Siddiqui

I am a tech journalist with XDA since 2015, while being a qualified business-litigation lawyer with experience in the field. A low-end smartphone purchase in 2011 brought me to the forums, and it's been a journey filled with custom ROMs ever since. When not fully dipped in smartphone news, I love traveling to places just to capture pictures of the sun setting. You can reach out to me at [email protected]