Pong goes physical

August 30, 2006 at 6:47 am (Console, Games, Science)

At the recent German Gaming convention “Leipzig” there was a hall completely devoted to Pong as an Art form. There were many variations of the paddle and ball game from latest Computer games (like Rockstar table tennis) to age old Atari versions, but more interestingly there were physical pongs…PhysicalPong

  • One pong table used magnetic paddles and ball to play the game
  • Another variation used cycle to control the paddle, cycle in one direction move up, cycle in opposite it moves down.
  • One was completely physical using projectors and players ran to control the paddle.

See some Physical Pong @ Kotaku

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  1. Pong goes physical | GameBlop said,

    […] Pong goes physical At the recent German Gaming convention “Leipzig” there was a hall completely devoted to Pong as an Art form. There Filed under Games by Sol Dowdal. Permalink • Print • Email […]

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