Sony Patent Shows Why Full Body Move Control Would be Dangerous, Terrible

January 10, 2013Written by Sebastian Moss

The PlayStation Move is an incredibly precise device that can track your hand movements in the 3D space at a nearly 1:1 level, but that’s also one of its biggest problems – it can only track your hands. So what about your legs?

Sony has thought of that, and envisioned some leg straps for the Move, because there are no downsides to someone backflipping in their own home:

Luckily, the patent, while only recently published, focuses on prototype Move ideas that Sony thought about but probably aren’t actually continuing with.

Don’t expect to see this any time soon/ever, but if Sony did release Sports Champions 3 with full body support, would you take the risk? Let us know how foolhardy you are in the comments below.