Katamari Damacy creator is making an augmented actuality recreation referred to as Woorld for Undertaking Tango telephones
Keita Takahashi, creator of the famously weird ball-rolling recreation Katamari Damacy, has a brand new title, however it’s not for the PS4 or Xbox One — you’ll want a Undertaking Tango suitable gadget to play this one.
The announcement was made over on the weblog of Funomena, a small developer Takahashi has been working with. The sport is known as Woorld, and it’s an augmented actuality world that “mixes digital and bodily play.”
Challenge Tango units monitor place with nice accuracy, permitting you to put digital objects in the actual world and work together with them. A number of units can work collectively and share the identical digital world.
Don’t anticipate an epic story mode the place you roll up continents, although, or a seemingly insurmountable objective like crossing the photo voltaic system together with your enormously lengthy physique (that might be Noby Noby boy, and it took 6 years). This seems to be extra of a enjoyable sandbox for all ages that demonstrates the chances of augmented actuality.
In fact, you’ll want a Venture Tango telephone, they usually aren’t precisely thick on the bottom proper now. However we do anticipate to listen to extra on that quickly: Google is rumored to be presenting a shopper model of the sensor-packed handset tomorrow at I/O.
We’ll know extra quickly. Tune in tomorrow morning at 10 AM for our stay protection of the keynote.