BRUSSELS Two Belgian beer fans have launched a
video game named 'Place to pee', which allows players to slalom
down ski slopes or kill aliens while relieving themselves at
Werner Dupont, a software developer, and Bart Geraets, an
electrical engineer, got the idea while drinking Belgian
trappist beers, they told Reuters Television at a local
festival on Sunday.
"This thing had to be invented by Belgian people and that's
what we are," they said.
The 'Place to pee' booth is designed for two users at a
time and offers two games -- blowing up aliens in outer space
or skiing down a virtual slope. Gamers hit their target by
aiming at sensors positioned on either side of the urinal.
A specially designed paper cone allows women to play too,
the inventors say.
Their 'Place to pee' logo resembles 'Manneken Pis', the
little urinating boy fountain that is among Brussels' top
(Reporting by Marine Hass and Yvonne Bell; Writing by