EURO2012 App from Storioes looking for world’s best penalty killer
With keepAR you catch balls the way a normal keeper would!
07 JUNE 2012, EINDHOVEN, THE NETHERLANDS | PUBLISHED ON: JUNE 7, 2012
SummaryWho is the best penalty-killer in the world? Is it Iker Casillas? Petr Cech? Or maybe just some local guy from around the corner? Dutch startup Storioes launches a new iPhone-application that will find out: keepAR.
In keepAR’s augmented reality environment, balls will be fired at you from a virtual penalty spot. Featuring an active Wii-like control, keepAR enables you to virtually punch the balls away using your iPhone! No hassle with small buttons, you actually move your hands towards the ball just like a real keeper! This video shows you how: http://bit.ly/McC0Th.
Play against your friends
So if you’re at a bar watching some football and see people diving, check if they’re holding a screen in their hands. If so: it’s not the booze, they’re just trying to be the best keepAR in the world!
Of course, the fun really starts if you can compete with your friends. Everyone who thinks of himself being a true keeper can post his score on multiple social media channels. Combine this with a proud picture of yourself as a football card and you’re set! You can play for any country you would like to defend, all the EURO2012 shirts can be found within the Fan Store.
The App keepAR is fun but addictive. It could well be the key source of stress reduction during the Championship. Download keepAR now for free at: http://bit.ly/KwKkNX.
Storioes is a young company founded after winning the Startup Weekend Eindhoven in October 2011. From there, the team has already grown from 2 to 5 people. With multiple applications on the roadmap they pursue the goal to use the technology of the future to fill the hearts of children with play and fantasy today. The technology of keepAR is a small preview of what is still to come.
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Storioes is a young company founded after winning the Startup Weekend Eindhoven in October 2011. From there, the team has already grown from 2 to 5 people. With multiple iOS applications on the roadmap they pursue the goal to use the technology of the future to fill the hearts of children with play and fantasy today.