remember when it seemed like gestural controllers were going to be a thing
@aparrish yeah, they made a zelda game that I found unplayable
@bcj I saw the best minds of my generation waggling etc
@aparrish I was just wondering the other day whether we would get a zwift-style game with gestures designed to build upper body strength.
@aparrish "...as if millions of human factors engineers and ergonomicists suddenly cried out in terror, and were suddenly silenced."
@aparrish Yeah, and then it lead to every university dropping a ton of money on a "multi-touch" table which had a photo swiping application working on it after 36 person-months. They are now sitting in closets with the "3D" televisions that came out the year after.
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