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Use motion capture video game platform as controller
Wii and games like it can capture motion. But Wii games
rarely involve violence and some people want that in a
game. I propose that the Wii platform (or similar - Kinect?)
simply produce output like that of a game controller. The
entire console would be used as the controller for a second
video game platform. This would enable some of the fun
body motion stuff possible with the capture cameras,
joined to edgy games available for more conventional
Hacking the Nintendo Wii Remote
[spidermother, Feb 20 2015]
Lets you use almost any input device to emulate keyboard / mouse / joysticks etc [mitxela, Feb 21 2015]
||The Wii *controllers* can easily be used as controllers for other platforms; they use bluetooth and HID standards.
||I don't know about using the //entire console//; what would be the advantage of that? I think the smarts are all in the controllers themselves.
||Look it's spideymother. Wow...it has been awhile.
||[Bigs] I thought you said an air-rifle keyboard.
||My ignorance is showing. Maybe the Wii is
accelerometer controllers and Kinect is motion