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    Does anyone know of any mobile games that utilise the step counter for an in game currency?
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    (Original post by parpirate)
    Does anyone know of any mobile games that utilise the step counter for an in game currency?
    Don't actually, but that could certainly be an interesting of extending interaction between keeping fitter (walking), and game competition!
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    Don't actually, but that could certainly be an interesting of extending interaction between keeping fitter (walking), and game competition!
    The 3DS does and did a good job of encouraging me to carry it around, however I can't keep it in my pockets at work. Would be nice to get a small reward for walking around a bit more.
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    From what I understand this wouldn't be possible on an iPhone, as the OS doesn't allow apps to access the accelerometer in the background (or at least, not indefinitely). Could be done with one of those bluetooth things (like Fitbit, or possibly the Nike+), though I don't know of any games that link to those.

    Android might be able to do it, though I expect it'd run the phone battery flat very fast. Even quicker than usual, that is. :p:
 
 
 
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