Augmented Reality at Toy Fair 2012: The Top Apps, Games and Gadgets
Augmented-reality app-cessories were the name of the game at this year’s Toy Fair–from AppGear’s iPad-based games to Hasbro’s Lazer Tag gun. Here are the top AR products we saw on the showroom floor,
WowWee's AppGear showed off several games that combine the iPad with physical toys. Some of the line's six titles even use the world around you to construct the environment you see on your tablet. For example, in the game Alien Jailbreak, the game will create the aliens' jail on a surface within the iPad camera's field of vision, and if you move the tablet, it will alter the game-scape.