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Sony reveals sweet Vita AR Pong game, Magnet

Interesting augmented reality tech shown at GDC

Sony has revealed an impressive new augmented reality game for Vita called Magnet.

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The game, uncovered at GDC, essentially turns your Vita into a paddle in 3D Pong game, with two players batting a ball back and forth in what appears to be the real space between them.

The game uses a red strip covered in a distinctive pattern made up of PlayStation symbols, which the AR software uses - via the rear camera - to determine the position of the ball and the Vita as it's moved around.

Siliconera snapped the above picture of two GDC attendees giving it a go. It's apparently still a working title and no release was announced.

[ SOURCE: Siliconera ]

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