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|Session Name:||Building Mobile Games for the Next Consumer Mega Trend: Wearable Technology|
|Speaker(s):||Shawn Hardin, Unni Narayanan|
|Company Name(s):||Mind Pirate, Mind Pirate|
|Track / Format:||Smartphone & Tablet Games|
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|Overview:||The next consumer mega trend of mobile "wearables" is imminent, and is sure to spawn a new chapter of mobile entertainment and mass market games. Mind Pirate, a wearable technology company based in Menlo Park, is responding to this trend by delivering cutting-edge game technology that fully exploits the unique and underutilized features of current smartphones and tablets, as well as next-generation mobile wearable devices, like Google Glass. The company's credo - Your World is the Game Board - describes its focus on enabling games that transform the player's ability to perceive and interact with the physical environment.|