Gamercize Sport

 - Sep 25, 2007   Updated: Apr 7 2011
References: thinkgeek & gizmodo
In an effort to provide gamers with a way to burn a few pounds off, Gamercize Sport is a console accessory that prevents controllers from responding unless you're exercising. If you're not exercising enough, Master Chief won't be able to frag Aliens, and won't be able to rock out to Guitar hero. Gizmodo notes that,

Implications - Once criticized as causing obesity, video games are now being cleverly integrated with exercise-style activities to promote movement among players. The gaming industry's reputation has been heightened now that gaming can be a healthy way to pass time. Video game brands wanting to piggy-back off the success of the Nintendo Wii and Xbox Kinect, will surely be looking to add some exercise-themed games to their own repertoires.