The 90’s kids have another reason to enjoy because there is a new Pokemon game in town that will allow you travel the real world and the virtual world of Pokemon. How awesome is that?
Pokemon GO is the newest games series where you can discover Pokemon in the real world. Yep, you’ve read that right, there will be Pokemons in the real world! Pokemon GO uses real location information of their players to encourage them to search far and wide, and discover a whole new world or Pokemon. This game series will use real life locations such as Japan, New York, and Paris, as setting for the game’s fantasy world.
The Pokemon game series has been known for connecting its players through battles and trades. It’s newest game will bring this to a whole new level bringing the gameplay experience beyond the screen. Players and their friends can explore their neighborhood, communities, and the world they live in.
Pokemon Go Plus is a small device that will enable the Pokemon GO players to play the game with out looking at their smartphones. This device is connected via Bluetooth and notifies the player about events in the game using and LED and vibration. Nearby Pokemon appearances are also detected by this device, which can also be used to catch Pokemons just by pressing the button.
Pokémon GO Plus is being developed and manufactured by Nintendo Co., Ltd while the game itself is developed by Niantic, Inc. Niantic is known for creating Ingress, an augmented reality mobile game that uses GPS technology to fuel a sci-fi story set around the world. It was origanally founded John Hanke, a Google Earth co-creator, as a start up Google. At present, Niantic, Inc., The Pokemon Company, and Nintendo Co., Ltd., are all teaming up to develop the Pokemon Go project. Junichi Masuda of Game Freak Inc., the game director of the Pokémon video game series, is also contributing to the project.
Pokemon Go will be available for free at the Google Playstore and at the App Store. For more details, check out the video below.
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