GrabApple: The Design of a Casual Exergame

  title={GrabApple: The Design of a Casual Exergame},
  author={Yue Gao and Regan Lee Mandryk},
Many people do not get the recommended 30 minutes of exercise per day, which can result in health problems such as obesity, muscle atrophy and chronic disease. Based on the principles of casual games and exergames, we propose and define casual exergames for motivating people to exercise in multiple small chunks of time throughout the day. We designed, implemented, and tested a casual exergame called GrabApple. Our preliminary results show that users enjoyed playing the casual exergame and that… CONTINUE READING
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