It’s unfortunate, but AR or Augmented Reality games are still something of a novelty.
While games like EyePet, Kinect titles like Raving Rabbids and Nintendo’s 3DS have demonstrated how it’s possible to bring the virtual world into real-life (or vice versa), not every game is able to make use of this exciting avenue for videogames mainly because players aren’t always guaranteed to have a camera on all platforms.
With the PS Vita, however, AR games and gaming has a fresh new chance at becoming prolific, so this Question of the Day asks:
Are you interested in the PS Vita’s Augmented Reality capabilities?
The chance to see your virtual pet stalking about your living room or garden or the ability to shoot targets in your kitchen are just some of the ways Augmented Reality injects new fun into games.
Double Fine’s Happy Action Theater exemplifies AR gaming perfectly - check out the trailer below to see what we mean:
Now imagine AR gaming wherever you go with PS Vita!
Does this kind of experience interest you and what further applications can you imagine for AR gaming?
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