BALLOONFISHING

Fish for "ballooning" topics from your coffee cup!

If you start the application and point your device at a round shape such as a coffee cup, the shape will change into a strange pond from which you can fish for fresh ideas, one after another.Turn your smart phone into a fishing rod and go fishing!BALLOON FISHING is an information entertainment application using AR (augmented reality) technology.During down time at meetings, or while waiting for your transport or for your date.When you have some free time, you can enjoy looking for the newest ideas.Not by fishing in the sea, not by fishing in a lake, but by fishing in a cafe!?

HOW TO USE

HOW TO USE

1

Open the App

  • Press the "SETTING" button to setup or change your Facebook and Twitter account settings.
  • Press the "FAVORITE" button to see a list of your saved keywords.
  • Press the "HOW TO" button to see instructions on how to play.
Look for circle

2

Look for circle

Press the "START" button and point your smartphone camera at any round object, such as a coffee cup.

Cast away

3

Cast away

When a "pond" appears, slightly flick your smartphone in its direction.

Start fishing

4

Start fishing

Fishing starts once the bobber is cast out on the pond.

Rotate reel

5

Rotate reel

Your phone vibrates once you get a bite. Start circling your finger along the reel on the screen.

Pull up

Pull up

Turn the reel until the arrow on the top gauge of the screen enters the center zone and turns yellow, and then "pull up" on your smartphone.

Characters fly

7

Characters fly

A unique and eccentric "fish" will fly around the screen. Sometimes you might be lucky enough to catch an especially rare one. Through GPS, your current location determines which rare "fish" are easier to catch.

Tap it

8

Tap it

Tap on the fish, either while it flies around your screen or after it tires itself out.

Get hot keyword

9

Get hot keyword

A hot keyword now trending on Twitter/Facebook will appear.

Get and share information

10

Get and share information

View info on Twitter and Google relating to the keyword.

  • "Star" symbol-Save the keyword to your "FAVORITES" list.
  • "G" Sends you to the Google search results page for the keyword.
  • "RETRY" Go back to step 2.
  • "Mail" Send an email to a friend about your catch.
  • "Facebook" Sends you to your Facebook page to make a post about your catch.
  • "Tweet" Sends you to your Twitter page to make a post about your catch.

FISH PROFILES

They bring the BALLOONING (quickly inflating, quickly proliferating and quickly flying up) fresh ideas that everyone is talking about, these strange and wonderful fish. While puffing up, extending and even catching alight, today and every day they are busily swimming around in a world of information.