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Valve Experiments with Left4Dead that Responds to Emotion.

 
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Sourdeez
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PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 12:07 pm    Post subject: Valve Experiments with Left4Dead that Responds to Emotion. Reply with quote

Valve has experimented with various different ways of measuring gamers' emotional states while playing its games. These experiments involved measuring sweat, arousal, eye movements (they even made a version of Portal 2 controlled via the player's eyes).


http://www.tomshardware.com/news/Valve-Sweat-Emotions-biofeedback-Mark-Ambinder,22490.html




....Arousal? What, is the new Leisure Suit Larry going to detect when I have a woody?
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PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 12:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sweet. So games will rage-quit for me? Or better yet, will actually jump when "I PRESSED THE FREAKIN' JUMP BUTTON"?
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PostPosted: Wed May 08, 2013 8:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hmm...

My only problem with this is why should my emotions dictate the game i'm playing? Isn't the point of playing a game to feel different emotions?
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