This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Augmented Reality Ghost Hunt Games Bring the Ghouls to Life

by Hazel Chua

I’m sure every town or city in the world has their own stories to tell about a certain abandoned house or building in the area that is purportedly haunted. I’m a big baby when it comes to ghosts, so I try to avoid these locations as much as possible.

But for this augmented reality game, I might change my mind – provided I’ve got my best friends who will take on any haunted houses with me, that is.

Viking Ghost Hunt
We’ve all been told that every place has it’s own story, and that’s precisely what Haunted Planet Studios  is aiming to do with their series of augmented reality ghost hunt games. The developer has come up with several applications that will let users capture the “paranormal activity” by running the game on their mobile phones.


As of now, two games have already been created: Falkland Ghost Hunt for Scotland (shown in the video above) and Viking Ghost Hunt for Dublin, Ireland. It’s interesting how they used AR together with fantastic audio effects and GPS technology to come up with an integrative game that will surely give anyone the heebie jeebies.

[via Pop Up City]

Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

More from Awesomer Media...

theawesomer logo
Assembly New York Hoodcoat The Shrink Ray Death Ray Treether Wallets Candylab Wooden Toy Cars 95octane logo
Lamborghini CEO Says V12 Will Soldier on Hennessey HPE 1000 Challenger Hellcat Tears up the Dyno SYNC 3 finds a Home in All the 2017 Fords The Best Sounding Cars at the Goodwood Festival of Speed mightymega logo
Little Shop of Sarlacc How X-Men Apocalypse Should Have Ended Rick and Morty Recreate Hilarious NSFW Court Transcript Prime 1 Studio Premium Masterline Optimus Prime G1 Statue