The Ingress has begun.Life seems "normal" but your world is being infiltrated. A mysterious energy has been unlocked by a team of scientists in Europe and is spreading around the world. The origin and purpose of this force is unknown, but some researchers believe it is influencing the way we think. We must control it or it will control us.There are two factions to choose from. The Enlightened seek to spread this influence. The Resistance struggle to protect what's left of our humanity.
The World is the GameMove through the real world using your Android device and the Ingress app to discover and tap sources of this mysterious energy, acquire objects from Portals to aid in your quest, deploy tech to capture territory, and ally with other players to advance the cause of the Enlightened or the Resistance.StrategyThe struggle is being played out globally. Track the progress of players around the world, plan your next steps, and communicate with others using the Intel Map.What is the Niantic Project?Is this just a game? An Investigation Board filled with cryptic clues and secret codes awaits. Powerful secrets and game tech are there to be unlocked.Bring your FriendsThe struggle to save the planet spans the entire world. Groups of people acting together can be more effective than individuals acting alone. And cooperation across neighborhoods, cities, and countries will be needed to achieve the ultimate victory.Want to see Ingress in Action?Check out the Ingress Report for the latest updates and intel. Or watch these great tutorials to help get started.