Pokémon Sleep

Pokémon Sleep app coming next year to “turn sleep into entertainment”

Nintendo promises that the game will track a user's time sleeping and "bring a gameplay experience unlike any other!"
Hemocraft game

Pfizer unveils a custom version of Minecraft for young hemophilia patients

Called Hemocraft, the game was launched alongside the custom wristband called HemMobile Striiv Wearable to help people living with hemophilia in the US.
RightEye Autism Test

RightEye’s new eye-tracking game aims to improve reading skills

The game, called Maze Master, helps users improve oculomotor control, build stable and accurate eye movements required for effective reading.
Project EVO - ADHD study

Akili starts recruiting patients to trial its novel ADHD treatment

The STARS-ADHD trial will evaluate the safety and efficacy of the company's proprietary platform, Project: EVO, for the treatment of children with ADHD.
Project: EVO game

Akili Interactive Labs gets $30.5M for its gamified cognitive assessment platform

The company will use the funds to support further development of its product, prepare for a potential FDA clearance, and eventually launch in 2017.
Wizdy Pets

Wizdy Pets games teaches kids about asthma

In the game, kids care for their pet's asthma, while learning about inhaler technique and timing, trigger identification and avoidance.

Moff previews PAC-MAN gamified fitness app at CES

In the game, user is directing PAC-MAN with their arm movements to actively guide PAC-MAN through the maze, while wearing the Moff Band.
moff wristband

Japan’s wearable tech startup Moff teams-up with PBS KIDS

The newly launched PBS KIDS Party app is aimed at five to eight year olds, featuring four educational games that can be played with the Moff Band.

Aprima to integrate HealthPrize’s solution into its patient EHR

The collaboration will bring education, gamification and rewards into the patient EHR experience to motivate them toward increased medication adherence.
Aaron Horowitz

Interview with Aaron Horowitz, co-founder and CEO of Sproutel

Sproutel is touted as Disney for healthcare; its flagship product is Jerry the Bear, a platform to engage children in play-based healthcare education.