Brain Age 2 (DS)Researcher: Brainy Nintendo DS Claims Are...
GamePolitics - January 26, 2009
Submitted by necron101 (442)
at 9:08PM PST on January 26, 2009
A French researcher has discounted Nintendo's claims that playing DS titles such as Brain Age and Big Brain Academy can improve memory.
The Times Online reports comments by cognitive psychology Prof. Alain Lieury (left) of the University of Rennes:
The Nintendo DS is a technological jewel. As a game it's fine. But it is charlatanism to claim that it is a scientific test.