Un-age your brain

A friend recently pinged me in fear:
[13.02.2007 21:48:36] DS: anyway, wii is blaming me that my “fitness age is 66 years” and nintendo ds claims that my “brain age is 55 years”…

For added context, he is not that much over 30.

I remembered this chat when I read about the 4-week Quest to Be Smarter in Wired. There still is hope, isn’t there?

Even though I never played either of the devices referred to, I think out of the list of things to do to improve I’m doing fine only on the coffee front. My average hours of sleep per night probably are around 5-6 hours lately. And the diet of choice: tasty. Even though the latter would probably improve both the Wii and Nintendo DS performance.


  • iWii

    Even though the numbers seemed funny at the time, it is obvious now that DS is a much more balanced person than I am. As of last night, my physical age is 75 and my brain age 33. Apparently the lust for (next-gen) gaming does not drop with age and Nint…