Digitizes and gamifies city exploration and brings residents outside

Full-cycle development of the HieroCity app

Vector’s core team of experts turned the client’s raw idea into a clearly-defined project with well-documented requirements.

  • Quick team formation (~2 weeks)
  • UI and UX design
  • Mobile application development
  • Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Continuous integration and publication to AppStore & Google Play
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The client wanted to create a social platform to gamify city exploration in Brühl, Germany.

The platform would digitise city experiences

Residents would be enticed to go outside and explore

The project was in an idea stage, and required idea validation and forming Requirements

The project had a strict deadline and limited time to execute

Technical solution

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Result: HieroCity mobile app digitizes city experiences:

  • Dining guides and special offers
  • Interactive city tours and quests
  • Check-in system
  • City guides with places of interest
  • Up-to-date event information
  • Shopping guides
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Vector helps HieroCity prepare to expand to other cities

  • Gathers feedback from end-users
  • Makes usability improvements
  • Optimizes performance
  • Introduces new features
Hierocity app on mobile

Vector provides hosting services for the HieroCity mobile app

  • Solution’s backend is hosted on Vector’s own servers
  • Servers are located in Germany
  • Vector takes care of infrastructure support