You Are The Pong Paddle

By Spencer . October 8, 2012 . 2:36pm


One of the neat games at Indiecade was Open Source or as I like to call it Kinect Pong. Instead of moving a joystick or turning a dial to control a paddle you… are the paddle. Players put on a pair of headphones which beep louder when the invisible ball is approaching. Audio cues also let you know the angle of the ball, like if it is approaching from left or right. You can block the ball and protect your goal by moving your body.

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  • Herok♞

    Know that sounds like a cool way to use natal I hope they find more since it will improve the title quality a bit

  • Maia Kasoya

    That sounds really awesome.
    If Kinect Pac-Man doesn’t exist yet, then someone should make it happen.

  • Mrgrgr and Unacceptable World

    While I dont want to be damn negative here, but after playing steel batallion with kinect, I am more or less give up for kinect here.^_^

  • Ronald Bixler

    Wow, how neat. Throw them a couple of rackets and maybe they’ll turn it into a national sport. … Oh wait.

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