I hope you had a great Sunday! I did some chores on my day off. But I didn't work too hard. I've started playing Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp and it is really soothing. Pocket Camp is a mobile game for iOS and Android where players run their own camp. Since I love Animal Crossing, I'm… Continue reading Would You Like To Play A (Mobile) Game?
Ingress is an augmented reality location-based mobile game created by Niantic Labs. According to the storyline, scientists discover the existence of Exotic Matter (shortened to XM). Players pick between two factions - Enlightened (green) and Resistance (blue). The Enlightened sides with the unnatural XM and the aliens - called Shapers - who introduced it. The… Continue reading Ingress: The World Is Not What It Seems
One month ago, I published a blog centered around Ingress, a mobile game app created by Niantic. When I first started, I knew only the basics - the object of the game is to collect XM, capture portals, and create links and fields between these portals. Hacking portals awards items, like weapons and resonators, and… Continue reading They’re Already Here: A Month With Ingress
Exciting things are happening! You may recall my mention of Pokémon GO back in January. Pokémon GO is a (free) mobile app by Nintendo slated for release sometime this year. Once downloaded, players will be able to catch wild Pokémon simply by taking a walk outside. The app uses real-life locations for wild Pokémon and… Continue reading Pokémon Go! And What is Ingress?