Moscow authorities have launched a Russian equivalent of Pokemon Go with Choi, Gagarin and Pushkin
The Department of information technology of Moscow has announced the launch of a new mobile apps Discover Moscow. Photo” that offers users to catch virtual doubles of iconic and historical figures to be photographed with them.
The app works on the principle which has become extremely popular over the last month Pokemon Go, the position of the characters on the ground is shown with a geotag. The exact address of the digital doubles are hidden and they will have to find, by moving the compass from the menu.
When the user is within a radius of 50 meters from the character, the smartphone will be transmitted the exact coordinates for the detection of Yuri Gagarin, Viktor Tsoi, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, Alexander Pushkin, Peter I, Ivan the terrible and other famous personalities.
The next update of the app will allow you to rotate the 3D model 360 degrees, zoom in and delete it and make a selfie. It is expected that the application will increase the popularity of mobile “Know Moscow”.
The app is available on iOS and Android platforms for free in the App Store and Google Play respectively.