1. Wii Fit poised to become America’s best-selling game ever

    Mark your calendars, folks. On May 19, gaming will change forever in this country. That’s the scheduled North American release date for “Wii Fit,” the exergaming title now moving out of game stores in Japan like crushed ice at a frozen-drink bar. The game employs the Nintendo Wii console’s signature motion-sensing technology and a wireless balance board to engage gamers in fitness-related …Read More

  2. The Makoto Sports Arena – Benefits

    The Makoto Sports Arena - Benefits Fitness equipment with benefits way beyond physical activity is being launched by Exergame Fitness to help children with conditions such as ADHD, Dyslexia and Autism. Movement is essential to developing health and emotional well-being. But baby seats now move from car to pram to highchair, limiting neurological and muscle development and flexibility, and computer…Read More

  3. Exergame Fitness Helps Kids Get Fit!

    The Government's targets on obesity and physical activity create a massive opportunity for the health, fitness and educational sectors. From birth onwards, movement is essential to developing and maintaining health and emotional well being. But baby seats now move from car to pram, to highchair, limiting neurological and muscle development and flexability. And computer games and television provide…Read More

  4. Wii Fit Already Sold Out at Major UK Retailers

    Wii Fit Already Sold Out at Major UK Retailers By Tom Ivan Print | Send to a friend | Email the editor UPDATE - Nintendo may be unable to satisfy UK launch demand for Wii Fit, as numerous high profile retailers appear to have already sold their initial allocations of the ‘exergaming’ title. UPDATE - added Nintendo statement As spotted by Videogaming247.com, online retailers including Game.co.u…Read More

  5. What is Exergaming?

    Exergaming | exergaming noun "The activity of playing video games that provide physical exercise" “A push for new frontiers in the fitness market, an aging gamer population, and increasing rates of obesity among the young are all fueling the trend toward exergaming. ” PR Web 18th August 2007 “…And the strategy that many developers are pursuing involves the new genre of exergames… hybrids…Read More

  6. Exergaming Fitness Products at Two Rivers YMCA

    Exergaming Fitness Products at Two Rivers YMCA   Moline, IL – Two Rivers YMCA in Moline, IL has recently installed a complete line of Interactive Gaming and Fitness products to create a Virtual Gym in their Teen Center. With the growing concern of inactivity and obesity - Interactive Fitness is a welcome solution to any club. “We are expecting a huge turn-out for our Friday Teen Night’s…Read More

  7. Fun figures in fitness plan at Palatine YMCA

    Fun figures in fitness plan at Palatine YMCA (Buehler) Make it fun — and make it active. That was the theme driving “Healthy Kids Day” Saturday at the Buehler YMCA in Palatine. The national event is designed to help families teach children to adopt healthy lifestyles. “In light of all the recent studies pointing to obesity in our children, we’re always looking at how we can teach kids to…Read More

  8. Exergames: Video Games That Keep Players Fit!

    Exergames: Video Games That Keep Players Fit! By Marilyn Ferdinand RELATED ARTICLES Video Game Ratings Systems Video Game Safety Many parents are looking for ways to wean their children from video games and get them interested in pastimes that exercise more than their fingers. But not all video games are created equal. One type of video game that parents may actually encourage their children to pl…Read More

  9. Health Games Research

    Exergaming a.k.a. active gaming Health Games Research Posted on December 17, 2007 by pnmartinez Recently announced: from Robert Wood Foundation Site Health Games Research is an $8.25 million national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) that supports outstanding research to enhance the quality and impact of interactive games used to improve health. The goal of the…Read More

  10. PS3: the console with Exergame built-in

    PS3: the console with Exergame built-in At this week's E3 show in Los Angeles, Sony's PS3 has succeeded in being one of the major show breaking news. The console will be released in November 2006, Worldwide... What's the link with exergames? The controller!! Sony will integrate on all its PS3s, through its standard controller, a motion sensor, allowing for far more real-life-like interactivity wit…Read More