The GhostBuster is Windows Phone outdoor game where the main goal of player is to collect ghosts spreaded around the city. Its first version was created to the competition for the best geolocation based Windows Phone application organized by the Rzeszow branch of PGS Software and IT Scientific Group “KOD” at Rzeszow University of Technology. The second version, supported by Windows Azure Mobile Service, is main part of Bachelor thesis.
The application connects with web service and download ghosts data wchich are close to user location. They appear then on device screen using augmented reality technology. If we find some ghosts, we can catch them of course and they will be checked on our map.
The application includes special page for Administrator, where he can send ghosts for new location or put some score on highscores list.