A cityscape game activity powered by Blispa ibeacon technology
Tourists and town dwellers alike can play to learn more about the local heritage in a 90 minute guided tour. Custom clues, puzzles and challenges engage users in a guided walk, taking in highlights and secret places in a fun and engaging experience which rewards players in a number of ways, including the potential to win rewards offered by local businesses who can host beacons to engage players as they pass. Everyone becomes a ‘Time Hunter’.
How the game worked
The Map From the network of Beacons at the Festival, twelve were selected to trigger game questions.
Notifications As you pass a game Beacon a phone notifiction such as a sound or vibration is triggered.
The Game The aim of the game is to answer twelve questions about WOMAD as you explore the festival.
Hints Two points are awarded for a correct answer, one if you need a hint, the game includes WOMAD facts.
Challenge Complete The game keeps track of your correct answer and uncompleted challenges.
Time to explore Next it’s on to the next WOMAD stage and maybe the next challenge.
Beacons deployed across WOMAD
Game questions answered