Games

‘Pokémon Go’ creator Niantic to develop GPS-based tourism games

Niantic is partnering with the United Nations for a responsible tourism project. It was at the helm of GPS/AR/Maps-based “exergaming” in 2013 with Ingress, saw phenomenal success with Pokémon Go, and will launch a location-based Harry Potter mobile game next year. Now, Niantic is making the natural move into tourism-focused games. In partnership with the …