Your Shape: Video Game Set to Become a TrendSetter

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 10:22
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The last video game system I owned was a Nintendo 64. Needless to say things have come a long way since NHL ’99 and James Bond’s Golden Eye. Video gaming has hit an almost scary level of virtual reality and has tapped into just about every realm of life – including fitness.

Fitness video games are a fascinating paradox – the very thing that is contributing towards keeping children and adults alike sedentary is scratching for an opportunity to become part of the solution rather than part of the problem.

The latest incarnation of this phenomenon is Ubisoft’s “Your Shape” – a concept that could change the face of fitness-based video gaming – and perhaps gaming in general. I had a chance to try this one out and here’s a bit about it…

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