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To turn left, pee left … to turn right, pee right.

from U.S. News & World Report

Minor League Baseball Team to Debut Urinal Video Games

Games feature “intuitive controls,” according to the company

A row of urinals equipped with Captive Media video game consoles.

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A minor league baseball team in Pennsylvania will become the first professional sports franchise to offer urine-controlled video games in its restrooms when the season starts in April.

[PHOTOS: Baseball Spring Training 2013]

Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley IronPigs will debut the “Urinal Gaming System” in its men’s bathrooms—the custom urinals feature a “pee controlled” video screen that will entertain fans as they use the restroom.

The system is designed by a British company called Captive Media—in a demo for the urinal, the company shows a snowboarding slalom game in which the character is controlled by where the player pees.

“To turn left, pee left … to turn right, pee right,” the video says. At the end of the game (an average of about 55 seconds, according to the company’s research), players will get a code to put their score on a leader board.

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Posted on March 27, 2013 by Editor

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