Timeforcake: Hands-on gaming with Sifteo Cubes
Ryan Summerlin March 3, 2013
Sifteo Cubes are video gaming devices that combine the tactile pleasure of playing and building with real blocks (think Legos) with the fun and versatility of a video game console.
The small cubes actually sense touch and movements – like when they’re being spun or shaken. They’re also able to sense when they are touching another Sifteo Cube.
So, a character in a video game can walk from one cube into another cube that it’s touching, but would be trapped if you took the Sifteo Cube away. You can even tilt a cube to pour a liquid into another one below it.
This video game console is appropriate for kids and adults. A set of three Sifteo Cubes comes from the factory with four games already installed, and you can purchase additional cubes and games online.
Sounds complex, but it’s a fascinating concept. Check it out here: https://www.sifteo.com/product
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