The Game You Control With Your Vagina

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A company out of France has gamified pelvic floor exercises. And created a very unique controller.

Most women have heard that they should be doing Kegels - exercises to strengthen their pelvic muscles and stave off incontinence. How many actually bother though? I sure don't.

Enter Perifit. An exercise tracker that addresses vaginal laziness in the tech sphere. It's goal is to make improved bladder control, core strength and sex fun.

Well, hopefully that last one already was.

Working with physiotherapists, the team developed five training programs that target different pelvic floor conditions. And each comes as it's own unique, and cute, game.

That's where things get interesting.

To play, you insert the external (or should we say internal) controller into your vagina and squeeze those muscles. The device will in turn measure and track your progress, and let you do stuff like control butterflies:

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It's like a more involved, intimate Flappy Bird!

After a highly successful fundraising campaign that saw the company smash its $US10,000 goal of by more than 500%, the product is now available to buy online. It's currently down from $199 to $139, with extra discounts available for sharing your email. (Time to crack open that dummy account.)

Perifit success clearing indicate that us ladies are interested in looking after our vaginas - sometimes we just need a little education and guidance. It doesn't help that it's oft taboo topic that we're embarrassed to bring up.

As the Perifit dev team point out:

"Although Kegel exercises are recommended by doctors for everything for getting back in shape after having a baby to preventing UTIs or recovering from bladder or kidney infections, most women don’t know exactly how, or even how often, to do them."

Although providing an exact demonstration of how Perifit works isn't possible on this website, you can get a bit of an idea from the below video:

This story has been updated since its original publication.


Comments

    Grr! Sexist! What about men! Rabble rabble!

    Nah but this is actually pretty cool. Maybe it'll set the stage for other genres.
    Imagine Doom, but in order to fire your weapon you have to squeeze the thing. You'd have the strongest pelvic muscles around!

      Two words: Genital Jousting.

        Sounds like the worst kind of LARP.

        You'd need paramedics on standby at all times.

          Really? Sounds like a fun friday night if that's what you're into...

      If any guys were seriously annoyed at this though, I would greatly enjoy telling them where they can put it.

      Equality for all!! xD

      I can't see any reason you couldn't put it in your butt if you were so inclined.

      Squeeze away!

    Lots of potential there. Every time the little butterfly collects a complete row of coins it could emit a short vibration.

    Last edited 30/12/16 8:42 pm

    It better have a rumble pak

    I like the idea of this game, but I don't think it'll run on my hardware.

    Someone make a game controlled by a fleshlight!

      The Japanese release of some of the earlier Custom Order Maid games can be. They’re well ahead of the game.

        Not earlier... fairly sure all of the major releases are all compatible with their auto flesh lights =P

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