The ElectroFried is a game with a shocking fun level.
ElectroFried is developed for the Global Game Jam 2011 in Antwerp in design center the winkelhaak.

The Team Jekkos/ Cinezaster decided to make a simple game based on colliding electrons.
With a nasty side effect, a electro shock.

As a input devised I hacked a old computer mouse to control the electron and bring it to the proton without colliding with the other free spinning electrons.

A transformator of a disposable  camera is used to generate high voltages on the input mouse.

5 leds are used to show witch level you are and show animations in between.

A arduino controls everything.

Step 1: The Controller

The controller is a old mouse. I removed almost everything inside and soldered my wires on the switches of the buttons.

On the arduino side there are pull-down resistors to keep the input level LOW when no switch is triggered.
very nice idea, this system could have many applications.
Where is the java game file?<br>Please post it !!
I added a <a href="http://globalgamejam.org/2011/electrofried" rel="nofollow">zip</a>.<br> I didn't wrote the java game I only made the electronics and the arduino sketch.<br> If you can't get it to work, ask <a href="https://www.instructables.com/member/jekkos/" rel="nofollow">jekkos</a>&nbsp;for help,&nbsp;he wrote the java game.

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Bio: I'm Toon, I see myself as a maker/hacker. I'm founder of AppSaloon a small web company. I also founded the arduino-jam. I ... More »
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