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Developing AR Games for iOS and Android by Dominic Cushnan, Hassan EL Habbak

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Chapter 5. Advanced Augmented Reality

There are a lot of possibilities for delivering augmented reality experiences. In this chapter, we will discuss a lot of the advanced features that are available when using Vuforia with Unity. We will do that while developing a small arcade augmented reality game. The game is a classic arcade game, with an augmented reality twist that will make it feel fresh. We will be making an augmented reality whack a mole game.

Augmented reality games

A lot of developers misunderstand the value of augmented reality games. Many view AR games as unprofitable and marginalized due to the fact that most, if not all, AR games cannot go viral and tend to not sell. This might be true due to the fact that AR games tend to require ...

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