Mixed-reality Mafia Game now on Android
“Gbanga Famiglia”, the mobile mafia game with geo-based challenges is finally available on Android. After two years on iOS, the game has been completely revised, translated and optimized to the Android operating system, taking full advantage of the provided features. The Gbanga team is proud to introduce a novel form of mixed-reality gameplay on the Android platform.
You can download it for free in the Google Play store here.
Novel Gameplay as a GPS-driven Mafioso
Gbanga Famiglia is a sandbox style, geo-based game set in today’s world of crime. The player assums the role of a Mafioso with bold career plans.
Initially starting for the “friendly” Police fraction, the player has to visit real-world places in order to collect precious items and to take-over establishments such as bars, restaurants and banks.
Collecting items enable you to bribe your mighty Famiglia Don through gifts. Member os wealthy Famiglias are stronger and more successful in take-overs. Further, you can exchange rare items with your friends and allies.
Geo-based Side-Quests and Power-Ups
The core elements of the game are the so called side-quests, the geo-based missions which include returning virtual suitcases to real banks, collaborative raids and assembly of police cars from scattered car parts.
The rewards for completed side-quests range from precious items such as Green Diamons to Angry Bouncers that will help protect your possessed establishments from unfriendly take-overs.
Augmented reality and other Technical Innovations
The game is a full-featured real-time MMO game on the mobile phone. After years of specialization in the field of locative and mixed-reality games, Gbanga has finally ported the network technology to Android.
With the hardware performance of today’s Android devices, Gbanga was able to add the Augmented Reality mode where players can navigate through the real world and look through a magnifying glass to take over real-world establishments.