The client is heavily focused on mobile development in North America who already had huge number of games and applications under their sleeves but now wanted to enter the digital world of interactive AR characters. They are focused on creating the next generation of games with engaging social features. By increasing the interaction between players they also wanted to increase the monetization of these users.
The client wanted to develop an interactive gaming application that will provide experience of Augmented Reality-based skateboarding game for skaters. The gaming platform should let gamer challenge other skaters and see who performs the best tricks or even play the best in real-time.
We developed an application that comprises the latest in AR motion sensing technology and allows mobile apps to identify which trick has been performed, and how well. This gives skaters the possibility to show their improvements, their goals and even play the game with people around the world without the need of being in the same geographical spot.
Multiple game play mode: AR Webcam and Mouse
Unique webcam detection algorithm to track physical movements for jumping and ducking
Dynamic bar movement in webcam version based on obstacle type
5 main levels with 5 different sub-levels in each
Power-ups for special moves and tricks performed by the characters
Management of secret levels unlocked on gamers’ score and achievements in sub-levels
Leaderboard displaying top scorers
Facebook or Hyves Integration and invite a friend
Intuitive and immersive application led to increased user experience
AR-based multiplayer and challenge functionality helping skaters to involve the application
Interactive leader board, achievements details and real-time AR gaming experience leading skaters to participate in the game more
Skaters are competing with skaters all over the world in real-time, the experience attracting more users over the world and increasing revue