Game makers eager to pick your brain with neurogaming
Instead, its players also don a headset that enables them to hurl trucks or other virtual objects simply by thinking. Advocates of so-called neurogaming say the concept in a few years will incorporate a wide array of physiological factors, from a player’s heart rate and hand gestures to pupil dilation and emotions. But just developing neurogames that are entertaining would be welcomed by many people, including 32-year-old Adam Garcia of Pittsburg, Calif., who works in construction and enjoys spending a few hours a week playing video games. NEUROGAMING -What is it? That includes using transcranial direct current stimulation, which administers mild electrical currents to the person’s brain.