NBA all-world, the game of basketball according to Niantic

When we talk about augmented reality applied to the world of video games, we can only think of Niantic. Studio that became famous thanks to titles like Pokemon-go. The new challenge for the American house is called NBA all-world, a basketball game for smartphones set in the real world.

Like in Pokemon-go, the basis of NBA all-world is geolocation. Each player based on the position will be able to explore their area to find, challenge and compete with NBA players. With the camera, just look for them on the street, among the works and even in the elevator and capture them. At the moment you play against the artificial intelligence after which you can also collide with other online users.

In addition to the challenges, you can acquire energy or clothing to improve your avatar. There are also tournaments, to participate you need the right pass and you don’t need to walk to the place where it is geolocated. NBA all-world was developed by Niantic in collaboration with the National Basketball Association and the National Basketball Players Association. A game that also aims to encourage physical exercise, exploration and real-world social interactions among users with the NBA world at its core. It is free and available on the App Store and Google Play.

Playing is very simple, therefore accessible for everyone: from gamers, fans of the NBA to novice players. A few commands and you go to the basket!!!