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The game that fights dementia | Mental games


Sea Hero Quest, in both its mobile and VR forms, tasks you with sailing a small boat, memorizing maps, and navigating colorful seascapes. But below the surface, it hopes to provide the data that could help humanity fight an incurable disease that affects hundreds of millions of people.

We spoke to Hugo Spiers, Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, and developer Max Scott-Slade of indie developer Glitchers, to find out how Sea Hero Quest revolutionized dementia research around the world and the advancements the game has spawned since. its release.

To play a selection of Sea Hero Quest levels, please email seaheroquest@ucl.ac.uk and you will be provided with an access code for the mobile app.

Sea Hero Quest: https://www.telekom.com/en/corporate-responsibility/corporate-responsibility/sea-hero-quest-game-for-good-587134

Hugo Spiers: https://spierslab.com/

Glitches: https://glitchers.com/

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