Glider Gloves Partners with Google Spin-off Niantic, Inc. To Offer
Ingress fans can now buy their very own pair of Ingress Edition Glider
Gloves for seamless real-world gaming.
October 1, 2015 - Toronto,
Glider Gloves is thrilled to announce its latest
partnership with Niantic, the creator of the outdoor real-world mobile game
Ingress. Special Ingress Edition touchscreen
have been exclusively designed for fans and players
of this fascinating game.
Ingress, which is now available on Android and iOS devices, uses its
astonishing geo-location technology to transform the conventional world into a
global gaming arena played by millions in over 200 countries and territories.
Focused on territorial control, players of all ages become "Agents"
for one of two factions; the Resistance or the Enlightened. Agents must
physically visit various "Portals" (landmarks around the world) and
either embrace or defend against a mysterious energy discovered by a team of
scientists in Europe.
"Ingress is a unique and exciting mobile
game that people play year round," says Scott Henderson, Partner and PR Communications
Director at Glider Gloves. "In order to play their best,
need to gear up with the proper equipment. And in wintertime, that includes
Edition Glider Gloves have all the
features of regular Glider Gloves, including full-touch response, warmth,
protection and anti-slip grips. Plus, these touchscreen-friendly gloves
designed especially for
Ingress Agents offer the Faction logo grip on
the palm (either Resistance or Enlightened), an enhanced cuff with city grid
inner lining and a convenient, faction-branded screen cleaning tag.
Just $34.95 USD, Ingress Edition Glider Gloves
are now available for purchase.
Ingress Special Agents can visit Glider Gloves to learn more about the gloves and buy their very own pair today.
About Glider Gloves
Launched in 2010, Glider Gloves is an innovative
Canadian company that manufactures and sells touchscreen gloves. Combining full
touch response, with warmth, protection and anti-slip grip functionality,
Glider Gloves maintain full connectivity between your hands and the
touchscreen, while providing the protection you need from even the harshest of
outdoor elements. For more information on Glider Gloves, please visit
About Niantic, Inc.
Niantic, Inc. builds real world experiences that foster fun, exploration, discovery and social interaction. Originally incubated within Google, Niantic was founded by John Hanke, who previously helmed the Google Geo team (including Google Maps and Google Earth) after his start-up Keyhole was acquired by Google. The company’s real-world adventure game Ingress has been downloaded more than 12 million times and is played in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide. For more information on Niantic, please visit
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