A Study on the mobile Augmented reality of game Pokemon Go

모바일 증강현실 게임 포켓몬Go의 특성 연구

  • Joo, Eun-Ryeong (Dept. of Multimedia, Graduate School of Digital Image and Contents, Dongguk University) ;
  • Chung, Jean-Hun (Dept. of Multimedia, Graduate School of Digital Image and Contents, Dongguk University)
  • 주은령 (동국대학교 영상대학원 멀티미디어학과) ;
  • 정진헌 (동국대학교 영상대학원 멀티미디어학과)
  • Received : 2019.10.11
  • Accepted : 2019.12.20
  • Published : 2019.12.28


Recently, local game companies have been increasingly producing PC-based game that were popular with users among the existing commercialized games into mobile games through remakes. In this paper, we studied how console-based game influenced mobile augmented reality game . Through this process, we extracted five characteristics of mobile augmented reality, then interpreted and classified the meaning of this. Based on released in 2016, the scope of research is limited to console and mobile games previously released. According to the analysis, showed 50 characteristics and borrowed 78% from its existing Pokemon, 22% from its new production, and contained 24% reality. We also found that the Pokemon game series , and the exotic series had much influence on production. Based on this research data, we hope that augmented reality games for mobile will be made more active using existing game contents. It is also hope that such activities will lead to the growth of the home and abroad game industry.

현재 국내 게임회사들은 기존 상용화된 게임 중 사용자에게 인기가 높았던 PC 기반 게임들을 리메이크하여 모바일 게임으로 제작하는 사례가 늘고 있다. 본 논문에서는 <포켓몬스터> 게임 콘텐츠가 모바일 증강현실 게임 <포켓몬 Go>에 어떤 영향을 주었는지 연구하였으며, 도출된 모바일 증강현실의 특징 5가지를 의미적으로 해석하고 분류하였다. 연구 범위는 <포켓몬 Go>가 출시되었던 2016년을 기준으로 그전까지 발매된 <포켓몬스터> 콘솔/모바일 게임들로 한정하였다. 분석 결과 <포켓몬 Go>는 50가지 특성을 보여주었으며 78%를 기존 <포켓몬스터> 게임에서 가져왔고 22%를 새롭게 제작하였으며 24%의 Reality를 포함하고 있었다. 포켓몬스터 게임시리즈 <오메가루비>, <알파사파이어>가 오락성, 상호작용성, 현실감 부분에 그외 시리즈 <포켓몬 AR 서처>가 몰입감 부분에 많은 영향을 주었다는 사실을 확인했다. 본 연구 자료를 기초로 하여 기존 게임콘텐츠를 활용한 모바일 증강현실 게임이 더욱 활발히 제작되어지기를 희망하며, 이는 곧 국내·외 게임 산업의 성장으로 이어지리라 기대한다.



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