Games, Experimental

Senior-driven design and development of tablet-based cognitive games.

Publication Date: 
Jun 06, 2013

This paper describes the design and development of a tablet-based gaming platform targeting the senior population, aiming at improving their overall wellbeing by stimulating their cognitive capabilities and promoting social interaction between players.

User experiences of mobile controlled games for activation, rehabilitation and recreation of elderly and physically impaired.

Publication Date: 
Sep 03, 2012

The purpose of this paper was to study how aged people experience mobile controlled game as a method of rehabilitation and recreation. The target group contained persons 70+ years of age living in assisted living conditions (N=34). The average age of the participants was 85.9 years.