Two Fitness MMOs Go Mano a Mano with Their PvP Plans

Last year I profiled Fitocracy » 5/16/12 6:10pm 5/16/12 6:10pm, which isn't a video game per se but a gamified fitness regimen that draws from concepts familiar to role-playing video games. One MMO analogue it lacked, however, was the idea of player-vs.-player combat.

How Making Fitness Into a Role-Playing Game Makes Us All Look and Feel …

About four months ago I profiled Fitocracy, the social networking/fitness site that seeks to motivate gamers to hit the gym by incorporating role-playing game aspects into their workout plan. Today, Fitocracy and its founding duo received a huge profile courtesy of CNN, and it's making all gamers look better as a… » 10/14/11 11:00pm 10/14/11 11:00pm