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OtherSide

OtherSide is the new augmented reality (AR) role-playing game to find and battle the monsters in the Library. 

The origin of OtherSide: https://library.ust.hk/achievements/?y=2018-2019#fun-games

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Gameplay

Players in a first-person perspective who is on a quest to discover monsters as they explore the Library around them. To defeat them you answer questions (about the Library, simple logic questions, etc.) quickly. The better and faster you fight, the more coins you earn to get strengthening potions and better weapons. The game will automatically save your progress when you exit the game. 

Estimated completion time: 45 – 60 minutes.


System Requirements

This app is free of charge and is only compatible with Android devices that have 2GB RAM or more and have Android Version 5.0 or above. 


Download and Install the App with APK

  1. Setting up Android device to connect to eduroam.
  2. Download and install the App.

 

Download OtherSide QR Code
https://lbgame.ust.hk/otherside/download/otherside_1.0.apk  20210104-qa-code

 

 


How to Play

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1. Click “REGISTER” to register a new account, or sign-in to continue the game at the last save point. 
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2. Discover and take a picture of the objects around the Library with the help of the phone camera. 
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3. Find a specific object on a map using the location index. 
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4. The game has side missions and challenges which may give you new equipment, points and coins.
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5. When you collect sufficient experience points (XP), you could enter the boss battles. Note that if not enough XP have been attained, access to the boss battles will be denied, and you have to repeat the same challenge many times in order to get enough XP. 
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6. Your performance in different contexts will be shown in the leaderboard. 
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last modified 03 February 2021