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Air New Zealand develops augmented reality board game to promote the country


  • Tech News
  • Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018

The Shire comes to life in Air New Zealand's VR board game Fact Or Fantasy, Game Of New Zealand. — AFP Relaxnews

The Shire comes to life in Air New Zealand's VR board game Fact Or Fantasy, Game Of New Zealand. — AFP Relaxnews

You could call it the board game 2.0. Air New Zealand has teamed up with a "spatial computing company" to create a digital multiplayer game that allows players to explore New Zealand in virtual reality.

To be clear, there is a physical game board. But Fact Or Fantasy, Game Of New Zealand also comes with VR headsets and is enhanced with augmented reality technology, blurring the line between the digital and physical world.

   

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