Mind control game arriving in October 2009

“Mindflex” a brain-controlled game by Mattel is set to arrive in stores this October.

For those who have perfected juggling the old-fashioned way
For those who have perfected juggling the old-fashioned way

It’s not often that a Mattel toy targets the 18 – 128 demographic, but we’ll be frank — the Mindflex has us all sorts of intrigued. Originally introduced at this year’s CES, said game is a brain-powered fun-fest that relies on intense mental activity to control the height of a ball suspended in a column of air.

I’m not sure how much fun this will be beyond 10 minutes or so, but the technology is quite interesting. Is it worth $100? If it actually works I think we could be looking at the “hot” item for Christmas 2009.

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Posted on May 27, 2009, in Gadgets, Games, New Tech and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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