A Serious Game Design and Prototype Development for Rehabilitation using KINECT Tools
KINECT를 활용한 재활 치료용 기능성 게임 개발

Young Soog Chae
2014 Journal of Korea Multimedia Society  
This paper designs a serious game for rehabilitation of patients with body pains because they sit down for a long time in the same position, or less physical movement. Activity-based game induces to player improvements in physical exercise with fun elements of the game through entertainment to help the body function and substantially increases the player's commitment during challenging goal. This research is a game design that combines the treatment of color and movement of body to the rhythm
more » ... ody to the rhythm of the music. We constructed with XNA Game Studio and KINECT interface with gesture recognition technology. We need to research of evaluation system and test for the actual effect of the treatment and advanced functions of game playes like adding various musics and variety of motion.
doi:10.9717/kmms.2014.17.2.248 fatcat:z65xxygxqbgvffovw5yggomn2y