Google recently launched a mobile game you play in real life called Ingress. More on Mashable, but the gist is that Niantic Labs (the google smartphone app team) has done something to release strange energy that you have to discover at “portals” near creative places like art installations and museums:
Why I’m Curious:
The main thing that interests me about this game is the fact that it relies on the user getting up off the couch and exploring their community. It leverages exciting technology and makes finding new and interesting hubs of creativity around you into a game.