Society of Outdoor Recreation Professionals (SORP), hosting the National Outdoor Recreation Conference (NORC), awards Agents of Discovery the 2020 SORP Project Excellence Award for “Build your own Pokémon Go style game”. The Project Excellence Award aims at honoring cutting-edge projects and programs that strengthen outdoor benefits to communities across the nation.
Google Maps released their ‘Augmented Reality Mode’ in August to improve map navigation for users! To learn more about Google’s new augmented reality feature, check out Mashable’s “What it’s like to walk with Google Maps in augmented reality”.
Agents of Discovery has launched our official Swag Store featuring t-shirts, backpacks, notebooks and more to help you promote your Mission! Want your Field Agent featured on a backpack? How about a new Agents of Discovery fanny pack? We have a huge assortment of items in the store, and everything available for purchase is fully customizable!
Smokey Bear’s 75th Birthday is this year, and the only gift he wants is for you to help prevent wildfires. Agents of Discovery has teamed up with the U.S. Forest Service to develop IR Triggered Smokey Bear Missions in each state. This will allow players to use Agents of Discovery from any location, with the goal of increasing awareness about the importance of wildfire safety for protecting our natural areas.
To learn more about Smokey Bear’s 75th birthday, check out smokeybear.com.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife partners with Agents of Discovery to attract and encourage visitors in state parks across Colorado to get outside and learn about the world around them.
Saturday, August 10th 2019 marked the wrap up for our 9 month #SoCalExplorer Campaign. To celebrate, LA This Week followed our wrap-up event held at LA State Historic Park!
Agents of Discovery (AoD) makes learning fun. We enable you to easily create your own augmented reality games (“Missions”) using our Mission Maker. We compel your users to become active and engaged in their environment.
Getting learners moving and excited to learn has never been easier!
~45,000 number of times AoD inspired kids and families to move to play and learn
~230 places to play AoD across North America, the UK, New Zealand, and Australia
~300 times AoD was featured in the media