Tag - Ingress

23
Jul

Raising Atlantis Fans Raise Controversy at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AMP)—July 24, 2016—Fans of Raising Atlantis author Thomas Greanias are fanning out at this year’s Comic-Con with autographed copies of his New York Times bestsellers and stirring new conspiracy controversies. Greanias has autographed more than 500 copies of his bestselling The Atlantis Prophecy alone, as well as his Alignment Ingress from Ingress and Pokemon Go-developer Niantic, …

15
Jul

Atlantis GO Raises New Augmented Reality Site

Seattle – July 15, 2016 – Atlantis Media Corp., the company behind the Raising Atlantis™ series of New York Times bestselling novels by Thomas Greanias and the award-winning Ingress fiction by Pokemon Go developer Niantic, announced that it is developing AtlantisGO.com, a branded news, entertainment and streaming portal and mobile augmented reality experience. “Starting with the Atlantis Mapping Project, …

4
Feb

When Hank Johnson the XM Hunter First Showed Up

Two years ago this week the world was introduced to adventurer Hank Johnson and his “NOMAD” TV series.  NOMAD was the first of many incarnations for the mysterious Johnson in the new world of Ingress.   Johnson has been mentor in the weirdness that is “exotic matter” or XM to astro-archaeologist Conrad Yeats from the world of Raising Atlantis. The two have …

23
Jan

The Day That Changed Augmented Reality

  Today in Ingress History:  Game Changer!  On the same day that a mysterious coded map appeared on the Internet on January 23, 2013, Ingress agents in Seattle decoded it. Then Resistance leader Kira Kroger shattered the boundaries of augmented reality itself by crashing the physical offices of @lantis Media.  The decrypted printout she presented at reception was then brought upstairs to the …

23
Jan

Ingress Island Map

  Today in Ingress History:  Ingress Island.  On January 23, 2013, a coded map was released to the world ahead of the introduction of new hero Hank Johnson and his first Ingress adventure with Conrad “Raising Atlantis” Yeats in the forthcoming novella The Alignment Ingress.     Resistance Forces Free Secret Map of “Ingress Island” from @lantis Media …

19
Jan

Cosmic Conflict Explodes

  Today in Ingress history:  “@lantis Media Tower Caught in Cosmic Crossfire.” What began as a tiny Jan. 19, 2013  Google+ news post — first noted by Ingress agent Jonathan Chung to Seattle’s then-Resistance leader Kira Kroger — has since widened to include more than 10 million would-be agents on both sides of the global battle for control of exotic matter or XM, …

16
Jan

Making Art and Marking Milestones in 2015

This new year marks 15 years since the founding of @lantis Media, ten years since the publication of the Raising Atlantis series of books, and three years since partnering on the fiction front with Google’s augmented reality game Ingress, which just passed 10 million downloads. In the end, I’ve learned, it really is the art …

15
Jan

10M Downloads Later

In April of 2013 Google’s Niantic Labs published it’s first-ever fiction with the No. 1 ebook novella The Alignment Ingress by New York Times bestselling author Thomas Greanias.  Since then its associated augmented reality game Ingress has been downloaded by more than 10 million people. Now the award-winning followup novella, The Niantic Project by the fictional Felicia Hajra-Lee, …

11
Nov

Win an Autographed Postcard Cover

New York Times bestselling author Thomas Greanias will be joining Authors Guild president Scott Turrow on Saturday, November 16, to sign books at this year’s “Men of Mystery” event in Irvine, California. But you don’t have to be there to win your own autographed postcard cover of The Alignment Ingress. The first three “Alignment Insider” …