Posts tagged “location based game”.

Lenné Dreieck: Eine Zeitreise in das Jahr 1988

Im Rahmen des Festivals B_Tour Berlin habe ich im Sommer 2014 das Projekt Das magische Dreieck präsentiert. Eine Führung durch den Stadtraum das als loacation based game gespielt und erlebt wird.

Der Spieler begibt sich in Berlin am Lenné Dreieck auf eine Zeitreise in das Jahr 1988. Mit Hilfe eines iphones und der Software arisgames werden die Geschehnisse am alten Grenzverlauf sichtbar.

Eine Dokumentation zu dem Projekt ist nun online: Das magische Dreieck

location based game - played in Berlin
(Foto: An-Chi Cheng)

Das magische Dreieck (The magic Triangle)

A guided tour via a location based game in Berlin. B-Tour – The International Art Festival Of Guided Tours presents:

Das magische Dreieck (The magic Triangle) by Uli Schuster

The Berlin Wall is a detrimental part of the german history which is familiar to most. But have you heard about the 180 people who were climbing over the wall from west to east trying to escape INTO the GDR in 1988? This tour is a location-based-game that explores this uncharted part of history while the participants are taking part in a competition. Das magische Dreieck brings you to the exact location where everything once happened. Using an iphone you will detect hotspots with information, questions and challenges. Excited? Let the game begin!

Date: 10.08 / 10:00-14:00 / in 30 min slots
Meeting point: Lennéstraße 1 / the corner of Ebertstraße (S+U Bhf Potsdamer Platz). The tour is located between Lennéstraße, Bellevuestraße und Ebertstraße.
Tickets for the tour you can purchase on the individual project page of the B_Tour festival website.

Flyer: B_Tour Festival Berlin 2014

Details of the tour:
_duration: 45 min
_language: DE
_number of participants: unlimited (participants will start in a 30 min slots)
_participants should bring an iPhone (the application is designed for iOS)
_PLEASE NOTE: PLEASE NOTE: participating in this tour requires downloading a specially designed application and requirements of soft- and hardware.
Requirements: iphone 4 or 5 with iOS7
Please, go with the browser of your iphone to: http://arisgames.org/beta/ and download ‚Install 2.0 Beta 4 (2.0.0.20140714)’ directly on your device.

You will receive at the starting point of the tour a QR-Code to login to the game :)

A data connection is required.
One iPhone can be used for 1-4 people.

Here, the full program of the B_Tour festival.