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Mindset-I, The Controller

The revolutionary Mindset-I is a direct-to-brain controller that is similar in shape to a current brain control headset. However, it is capable of not only map the collected electrical waves as input, but also affect these brain waves to form sensations.

Writen in conjunction with friend Carlos Ranna.

1 - The controller:
The revolutionary Mindset-I is a direct-to-brain controller that is similar in shape to a current brain control headset. However, it is capable of not only map the collected electrical waves as input, but also affect these brain waves to form sensations such as images, sound, smells, pleasure, disconfort, pain and even terror.

Mindset-I can be hooked to any device with an USB-7 port. It's universal driver architecture provides for a true plug'n'play experience. Power requirements vary acording to the version, as explained below.

1.1 Versions:

  • Mindset-I Classic - the original mindset, the first brain interface with true read-write capability. Requires a 10 watt USB port, already present in most current Cloud-Terminals.
  • Mindset-I ToGo - enjoy the pleasure of reading and writing waves on your brain with full mobility. Compatible with the majority of handhelds in the market.
  • BrainWave Booster - discontinued product. Click here to find legacy drivers.

1.2 Features

2 - Games

Mindset-I Classic and Mindset-I ToGo ship with a copy of Brain Sports, an addictive collection of so called sports that can (now) be played with the power of your mind. The folowing list with reviews was published in the last issue of the Game Developer Magazine.

List of brain controled games, with respective sales numbers and mini reviews:

#1 - Brain Sports
#2 - Hyper Mario Universe in a Nutshell
#3 - Ultimate Final Fantasy XX
#4 - Brainball Deluxe
#5 - GTA X - Pimp Town Ride
#6 - Neverending Saga
#7 - Boxing - Champions with no brain damage


3 - FAQ & Trobleshooting

3.1 FAQ

Q1 - Is there any chance of Mindset-I causing brain damage?

The scientific tests performed with mice by the development team didn't show any significant problems after several hours of intensive use.

Q2 - Is it true that Mindset-I increases head temperature?

Absolutely not true.The scientific tests performed with mice by the development team didn't show any significant head temperature increase after several hours of intensive use.

Q3 - My mom always complains that the TV doesn't work properly when I'm playing my games with Mindset-I, does this make sense?

Absolutely yes! Mindset-I causes a lot of interference and should not be used near TV sets, Cel Phones or Microwave ovens.

3.2 Trobleshooting

T1 - Mindset-I not responding

Be sure the Midset-I cable is properly connected to a compatible USB-7 port.

T2 - Mindset-I still not responding

Check if the game you're playing is compatible with Mindset-I

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