Neurowear “Necomimi” Cat Ears React To Brainwaves

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Neurowear have designed a pair of cat ears that they say respond to brainwaves. These have the ability to wiggle, twitch, perk up or flop down. Take a look:

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A price hasn’t been mentioned by Neurowear for the Necomimi ears yet. They’re calling the product a “communication tool that augments human’s body and ability,” posing the question of whether or not we can control organs that don’t exist on our bodies.



Food for thought:

Watching this made me think; it would interesting to see a game set in a futuristic Japan where gadgets like these are the common trend. The World Ends With You in a more futuristic style, perhaps?


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Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and wrote the book "The Legend of Zelda - A Complete Development History". He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.