Who is Talking ABout AppTag & JaJa? Everybody!!

Mashable Is This 2012′s Hottest Toy? Mashable thinks so :)

TechCrunch Pressure sensitive stylus with a clever twist.

NYT Nice pressure sensitive stylus

USA Today nearly any kind of multiplayer shooting game you can imagine, all without needing to block the headphone port or eat away battery via Bluetooth or Wi-Fi

Uncrate compatibility with most Nerf and Buzzbee toy guns serves as icing on the geek-flavored cake.

Technology Review MIT – Hello World covers products that contain important new technologies.

The Toy Spy It will be able to capture the attention of Android fans that had their blaster dreams shot down by the iOS only based smart device play of the Lazer Tag offering.

Dude I Want That The app-and-apparatus duo that will turn your basement, your backyard, and your 3-mile stumble home from the bar at 3 a.m. into an intense competition of agility, precision, and tactical prowess.

Gizmag Luckily for software developers, the AppTag won’t just be limited to games produced in-house. An SDK will become available in the next few weeks

PCMagThe app even includes an augmented reality angle, allowing players to see things like medkits, armor, weapons, and ammo packs on their phone’s screen and shoot them to reap the benefits.

WhatTheCool Obviously as with any blaster toy, the object is to shoot your friends!

Nerf Mod Reviews The AppTag units can be fitted to any tac rail to be used with your favorite blasters!

Swagsofresh a few different forms of iPhone laser tag hit the scene lately, but none that have impressed us like the AppTag Laser Blaster.

AppTag Apps for laser tag and arcade games

A couple of updates for our Kickstarter project.

First shot below shows screen one of our arcade game for single player. An AR marker is placed on the floor, wall or where ever, spiders hatch out of the floor and you have to shoot them before they jump onto your phone – you can see the spiders in the shot, and an iPod mounted into our AppTag clamp (ignore the small stainless blot, that is for testing only and won’t be in production.

Second screen is not quite as clear, but shows the Laser Tag game as it stands at the moment, Lots more gameplay work to do on this one!  I didn’t have a suitable target, so its a plastic dragon :-)

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AppTag in the News

AppTag mentioned in PCMag.com Cool Kickstarter Projects.

Urban Taggers – These guys *know* about such things!

Mashable “Is this 2012’s Hottest Toy?” “iPhones aren’t cool. You know what’s cool? Shooting your friends with your iPhone, mounted into a laser blaster.”

The Australian Newspaper – great summary article about all my projects

Twitter Users in General “Gotta Get, Must get, Want want want, coolest Kickstarter project I’ve seen – and lots of other great feedback! :-)