Kineed For Speed – Play Need For Speed (Or Other Racing Games) with Kinect

Kineed For Speed = Kinect + Need For Speed
It can be used to play PC version of Need For Speed (or other racing games) with Kinect..Just like playing Kinect Joy Ride on Xbox..

Kineed For Speed


How to use
Simply Run the KineedForSpeed.exe and a racing game at the same time.. You can play the game with Kinect..

How to gain control:
1. hold hands in gesture like holding a virtual wheel to gain the control.
2. lower hands to release the control.

How to drive:
1. Turn left/right by turning the virtual wheel left/right.
2. Speed up by putting the virtual wheel forward.
3. Slow down by retrieving back the virtual wheel.

Configurable key mappings:
1. Left hand up to trigger Esc key event, which will pause the game.
2. Right hand up to trigger Enter key event, which will reset the car.

You can also set other keys to make it work with other racing games..

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Thanks to @lhongzhong for the English translation of How-to-use…

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4 Responses to Kineed For Speed – Play Need For Speed (Or Other Racing Games) with Kinect

  1. Greg Duncan says:

    Congrats gentlemen!

    Queued for the Coding4Fun Kinect gallery for next week. 🙂

    • TangoChen says:

      Cool, thanks!!~
      Please note that the number in parentheses after the download link: “KineedForSpeed v1.0 (5)”, the “(5)”, is downloaded times but not the version or something else.. So don’t add the number when you post the link..
      Thanks you again~

      Best regards,

  2. Tinux says:

    Great job!
    Can you share the code?

  3. falcon says:

    would you mind sharing the source code?

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