Tag Archive | "ARG Campaigns"

Google Ingress: A Global Alternate Reality Game

Sunday, November 18, 2012

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I’m sure there are a few of you who’ve been waiting for this a long time, but here it is, Google’s brand new, global, Alternate Reality Game called ‘Ingress’ which places you and your smartphone in the middle of a global mind control battle that you’ll fight out in real life, where ever you live… [...]

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New Balance: Urban Dash Challenge ARG App

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

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Here is a pretty cool new campaign from New Balance to promote their first Flagship store in New York. To do it, they’ve created the “Urban Dash” iPhone app that challenges you to find hundreds of virtual batons throughout New York, before running to the new flagship store while still in possession of that baton. [...]

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Qualcomm: AR Experiential Mobile Campaign

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

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This is an interesting experiential campaign at the recent Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, for Qualcomm (the major sponsor) to promote their industry leading chipset. One night, they invited 4,000 VIP’s from the 60,000 attendees to an exclusive party, where they prompted attendees to download the dragon catcher app and compete in a live [...]

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MINI Getaway ARG In Stockholm

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

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Every now and then you come across a campaign idea that’s seriously cool, and those ideas can’t always be Old Spice… But this new alternate reality game / iPhone app combo from MINI in Sweden is very very cool indeed. The game challenges you to hunt, catch and escape with a virtual MINI in Stockholm using an [...]

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Dexter ARG Campaign Kicks Off Season 5

Monday, August 9, 2010

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Alternate Reality Gaming (ARG) seems to be growing bigger every year and for the most part, it’s probably driven by events like Comic-Con where in 2010, the fith season of dexter was previewed with an ARG campaign by Showtime to drive hype in the lead up to the season launch. Websites, blogs, forums, videos, twitter [...]

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Nike Grid: Experiential ARG Campaign

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

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I’ve been trying to track this video down for the last week to show everyone (finally succeeded), it’s called Nike Grid, an experiential campaign meets ARG about to be launched in London that is all about running. Street running, infact. The Grid is London, North, South East and West across 40 postcodes, the entirety is your gameboard. The [...]

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