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Angry Birds franchise's new game will incorporate augmented reality

angry Birds The Menudo of the world of smartphone games: it burst fast, took the world by storm to an astonishing magnitude and, as quickly as it came, vanished from the collective mind of society. But the famous title of the bomb birds still exists, and its developer, the Rovio, has a very interesting plan for iOS users.

With the game Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs, owners of iPhones and iPads will be able to enjoy the benefits of augmented reality and place the infamous fortresses of pigs in the real world, positioning the structures on any flat surface and using their own mobile device as a slingshot to hurl the birds and destroy buildings faster. possible.

The game is a kind of "sequel" to Angry Birds VR, the version released a few months ago for virtual reality devices like Oculus and HTC Vive. The difference is that, in this new version, the user is free to examine his entire attack area simply by turning the device around the virtual fortress; Once you've found the most promising point to attack, simply sling your iPhone or iPad and witness the destruction.

Angry Birds AR: Isle of Pigs will be available sometime in the spring of the northern hemisphere (which started a few days ago) and initially be exclusive to iOS devices your device of course needs to bring support to ARKit which means that only the iPhone 6s and up, fifth-generation iPad and up, and iPad Pro can run the game. It will be free, with internal microtransactions.

Sounds great, doesn't it?

via Engadget