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Free All Monsters! is a novel location based mobile game and associated online web-based portal, which allows participants to create content that populates the game. The concept has recently transitioned from an initial prototype trialled at very specific events to an iPhone application that will allow the game to be played anywhere in the world. In this(More)
In general location based games have failed to achieve wide scale adoption and the only location based service that can truly claim such adoption is Geocaching. Arguably this is due to fact that the majority of these games draw their inspiration from video games rather than the way users engage with public spaces such as in Geocaching. The game presented in(More)
Free All Monsters! is a novel location based mobile game which incorporates user generated content in an attempt to broaden its appeal by encouraging creativity. An online portal allows participants to create content which is then used to populate the game. The game was recently launched on the iPhone App Store and is aimed and designed to be a family(More)
In general location based games have failed to achieve wide scale adoption that many predicted and the only such game that can truly claim wide scale success is Geocaching. Arguably this is partially due to fact that the majority of these games draw their inspiration directly from video games rather than the way users engage with public spaces. The authors(More)
Recent research in this field has led us to the conclusion that there is potential opportunity for emergent Location Based Games that deviate away from players physical movement and encourages them to consider their location and its environment [1, 3]. The aim of this research seeks to generate a wider community that is specific and relevant to game play,(More)
Free All Monsters! is a novel, context-aware, location-based mobile game and associated online Web-based portal, which allows players to create content that populates the game. The concept has recently transitioned from an initial prototype debuted at very specific events to an iPhone application that will allow the game to be played anywhere in the world.(More)
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