19 Jun '11, 3pm

Terracotta warriors brought to life with iPhone app

SINGAPORE - With the help of an iPhone app, Singapore's Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) has brought to life - through augmented reality (AR), location-based gaming and interactive features - its exhibition on the terracotta warriors. Said to be the world's first museum app, it resurrects characters from the story of Li Si, the prime minister and architect of the Qin Dynasty, and his son. The exhibit, which has 100 artefacts from Shaanxi, China, and includes 10 life-sized terracotta figures, spans seven interactive chapters and visitors can engage characters from each chapter in AR and gaming modes when prompted. The experience will extend beyond the museum. AR markers will be placed at Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station from June 30 to July 27. iPhone users with the app installed will be able to view the terracotta warriors and take pictures with them through the iPhone camera. The ...

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