If a gamer is willing to purchase an Xbox 360, multiple game titles, and pay for an Xbox Live subscription, should they be forced to adhere to Microsoftâ€™s health standards?
Purchase a Xbox 360: no license (well, the normal don’t copy our software stuff), just pay cash once
Usage of Xbox Live on any Xbox 360: big huge license, pay monthly fee. Defy license -> get banned
Microsoft hopes to encourage physical activity among Xbox Live gamers by locking obese gamers out of game components until the company’s physical parameters are met.
Though this is a very scary license agreement addon, it’s just that. If you don’t want it, don’t accept it. I doubt people will agree to remove certain kinds of people to a global service.
My Wii gives out this “Why don’t you go outside for a while?” screen every 30 minutes of gaming regardless who’s playing. I hate it, but i can click it away without any other mandatory actions or waiting.