I have a serious beef with Wii Fit. You see ladies and gents, in days gone by, when people wanted to get back in shape after a few years of excess, they went to the gym. There I was, pumping the guns, benching twice my own body weight, and ready to impress the hordes of insecure women who came piling through those automatic doors looking to tone up.
When the Wii Fit was unleashed, it meant the Wii Fit girl and all her Wii Fit friends exercised at home. Meanwhile, the only people who still go to the gym are the Arnie wannabes. So now, while I am at the gym, I have a lot of time to think, and I was wondering, do game consoles have the potential to make people healthier? Read more… »