Stealth Exercise, Blatant Fun

Crafting an Exergame that Players Intrinsically Want to Play
Boys on exercise bikes playing an interactive physical activity game, in a fitness club.

The Issue:

This report discusses the design of a custom built exergame, called Olympus, being developed as part of a research project currently in progress at the Games for Entertainment and Learning Lab at Michigan State University. The project is partially funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation through the Health Games Research initiative.