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Webcam & Advergame…
February 1, 2008, 4:55 pm
Filed under: Dissertation, Minor/Major Production, Research

http://www.o2blueroom.co.uk/Rugby/NeverSurrender/StareOut/ 02_rugby01.jpgFrom the UK, an original advergame to celebrate O2 as sponsor of the England’s rugby team at the upcoming World Cup. It’s called Stare Out, and you play it with your webcam. It’s a challenge against three tough England’s players, the first who blinks, lose.Adverlab has also the explanation of how the game works (technically): “We capture the output of the webcam using BitmapData, using the current and previous frames of data we apply a Difference filter to the two images and then we analyse, pixel by pixel, what has changed.  This game combines both my major and my dissertation, perfect! 

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