Freerunner LightSaber

matthias felschem at
Sat Jan 17 18:09:24 CET 2009

Fine, excactly the right thing for my boredom right now!
but you should have mentioned the dependencies from python-pygame.
on om2008.12 it seemed quite slow to me and did not recognized my
movements, but let's try it a few more times!
Good work! :) That's apps we need for making the freerunner more sexy!!!


kris Occhipinti schrieb:
> Well, a few months ago, before I have a FreeRunner I saw a LightSaber
> application for the iPhone, I thought was neat.
> So, I made My own for the FreeRunner Yesterday.
> Here is the link
> How to install:
> Just un-tar it to your root directory and it should place everything
> where it needs to be
> and give you an icon on your desktop.
> What it does:
> Start the App and the phone sounds like a LightSaber Extending and
> then Humming (You know, Like StarWars)
> Swing the Phone Around and it sounds like you're having a LightSaber
> Fight.
> Features so Far:
> Sound, Vibration, and The Power Button LED flashes Blue on Swings.
> Todo list:
> Work on the GUI (Currently just a big exit button)
> add buttons to extend and retract Saber ( so you don't have to exit
> the program to stop the sounds )
> And some sort of graphic or image of a Light Saber.
> Add More sounds
> Have buttons so you can choose the color of you lightsaber.
> Bugs:
> Sometimes while exiting, if you are still swinging the phone around,
> the LED and/or the vibrator will stay on.
> If this occurs, start the app up again and then close it with out
> swinging the phone around.
> I believe I can fix this with ease.  I just wanted to get what I have
> done out before I continued working on new things.
> I got the sound fx off a free sound fx website.  Don't know who made
> them.  I hope it is ok that I used them.
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