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Alternate-reality game


Clik: The future of remotes, in an alternate reality

A new consumer electronics remote control technology gives smartphone users the fastest possible way to pair their smartphone with a media device.

By February 16, 2012


Game Developers Conference 2015

The San Francisco conference may well be the world's largest gathering of game developers, the place to keep an ear to the ground and to get business done.


Alternate-reality games flourish at the grassroots

While big ARGs like I Love Bees and The Beast get most of the ink, there has been a steady stream of games built for very small audiences, without corporate sponsorship.

By November 23, 2009


New alternate-reality game? Or package I should worry about?

What do the odd items inside a UPS package with no return address mean?

By May 7, 2008


Olympics-themed alternate-reality game goes live

"Find the Lost Ring," whose story line is built around helping an amnesiac discover her lost identity, seems like a publicity vehicle for the Beijing Olympics.

By March 3, 2008


Alternate realities for virtual worlds

Second Life may be the best-known virtual world, but it isn't the only one. That's a big point for techies gathering this week.

By October 12, 2007


Joffrey could have been the hero of 'Game of Thrones': Here's how

Some sappy music mixed with a smart choice of scenes turns that horrible scoundrel Joffrey into the heroic protagonist of "Game of Thrones."

By September 1, 2015


VCs invest in alternate reality

"Perplex City" gets cash infusion to help expand online mystery puzzle game.

By December 6, 2005


Images: Alternate reality games unfold

Clues on "Perplex City" and coded postcards found in Bologna and North Carolina blend real-world signs and storytelling.

February 28, 2005


Junko Junsui and Alfa-Arkiv: Behind the curtain of the insidious ARG

The ringleaders behind the ARG that started nearly 10 years ago with Junko Junsui step out from behind the curtain to tell CNET their story.

By December 11, 2014