Are there any examples of games or gamification with a positive effect on seniors’ quality of life?
According to Eurostat, in 2014, seniors covered only 18.5% of the total population. Recently, WHO announced that by 2050 seniors will cover more than 25% of the overall population. Regarding the fact, Via net is going to launch a software named Hearing Aid Tuner, an approachable and beneficial software for seniors. Through gamification methods, seniors experience a different scene. They also can adapt the virtual hearing aid. Seniors can download the application and use it on their phones or tablets supplied with headsets. Psychologists assert that gamification, gamified-based applications improve social skills, increase confidence, and engage elders. By employing a just and right reward system, a clear storyline, the games cheer up the elderly and help them with physical and cognitive therapy.