We got a Kinect at our house for Christmas and to be honest while I was impressed by the interface, I was underwhelmed by the games. However, I am excited by the future possibilities of Kinect – highlighted nicely by the article over at Eurogamer. The games rehab work that our game group has undertaken in the past 5 years, particularly in James‘ PhD, can potentially be progressed significantly using Kinect (and similar tech). Its likely that we will be offering a PhD in this area from next September.
Let’s get Kinected