Exercise video games get kids off the couch

USA Today Reports: "Boxing in the living room and dancing in the den have elevated home gaming - and children's heart rates - to new heights.

New research shows that exercise video games such as Wii Sports and Dance Dance Revolution boost children's activity levels significantly.

The Wii system, made by Nintendo, is controlled by a wireless remote that translates movements to its "Mii" caricature on screen. In Dance Dance Revolution, from video game maker Konami, players use their feet to hit arrows on the game's dance mat, matching their own steps with arrows set in time to music on screen."

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nos4speed3825d ago

I just cant be arsed :P