User:Ryan Vesey/Snow World (pain management)

Snow World is a virtual reality pain management game designed by researchers at the University of Washington.[1] The patients are placed into an arctic environment with the goal of shooting penguins with snowballs.[1]

Military useEdit

The United States military uses the game to help treat burn trauma victims.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Arcega-Dunn, Maria (November 29, 2012). "Virtual-reality game 'Snow World' used as pain-management aid Read more at". Q13 Fox Seattle Tacoma. Tribune Broadcasting Company. Retrieved 15 January 2013. {{cite news}}: External link in |title= (help)