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Controlling Fire with a Wiimote

Discussion in 'Nintendo Wii Chat' started by sbm5788, Mar 30, 2007.

  1. sbm5788

    sbm5788 WiiChat Member

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    Had a side project I've been working on, and thought some fellow wii fans might enjoy it a bit. Its basically a wiimote interfacing with an open source DJ program in turn hooked up to a rubens' tube. Gestures from the wiimote translate to variations in sound and therefore, in fire.

    Video:

    http://www.metacafe.com/watch/497726/rubens_tube_with_wiimote_control/

    More info:

    http://rubenstube.googlepages.com

    Digg it if you feel so inclined:
    http://digg.com/videos/gaming/Wiimote_controlling_Fire_Rubens_Tube_and_Wiimote_integration
     
  2. FR.

    FR. Moderator
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    Those are nice effects. Great work! :thumbsup:
     
  3. +Maniacal=Maniac+

    +Maniacal=Maniac+ Am I Losing Friends?

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    That's Pretty Darn Cool!

    Great Job!!!
     
  4. sagema

    sagema 3D Artist

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    OMG! You can do so much with Nintendo products. Teleport with the Wii Remote! You know it will happen... one day!
     
  5. Almo

    Almo WiiChat Member

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    woah this is awesome, should compress the propane and use bigger holes so you can have like 6ft high flames, then patent and start selling :) ill even pre-order :p
     
  6. wiiisawesome

    wiiisawesome Brawl, Galaxy, ftw!

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    that's pretty cool!!!
     
  7. bubs

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    super sweet
     
  8. miiplaywii

    miiplaywii WiiChat Member

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    Shiitttttt...thats awesome. You've done so much that you should fine tune it and do a cool looking video. But either way thats awesome.
     
    #8 miiplaywii, Apr 1, 2007
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  9. dan99iel

    dan99iel Hai :3. I'm back.

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    Wait wait wait. Did that guy just control fire with the WiiMote?! Wow. Pretty amazing :).
     

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