is tapping into another popular franchise for its next augmented reality game. Following the success of and , Niantic is working with Hasbro, Tomy and developer Very Very Spaceship on a Transformers title.
In Transformers: Heavy Metal, you’ll get to “team up with the likes of Bumblebee and the Autobots in the real world,” according to executive producer Phil Hong. The game is built on Niantic’s Lightship AR multiplayer platform.
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