Ideology Is the Original Augmented Reality

How we fill gaps in our everyday experiences

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By Slavoj Žižek

Released in July 2016, Pokémon Go is a location-based, augmented-reality game for mobile devices, typically played on mobile phones; players use the device’s GPS and camera to capture, battle, and train virtual creatures (“Pokémon”) who appear on the screen as if they were in…