The announcement made by the creator of Pokemon Go and Niantic founder head, John Hanke, seems to create a rivalry between virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) as he pronounced that AR is better and a far more promising technology than VR.
CEO of Niantic John Hanke talked about augmented reality as it begins to take place in smartphones in a future of real world gaming. Niantic the creator of Ingress AR mobile game and partners of Nintendo made an effort to develop the game Pokemon Go.
"Pokemon GO" developer Niantic received funding from its top investors Nintendo, Google and the Pokemon Company. There are also speculations that other Nintendo titles may follow suit with this highly anticipated augmented reality game.