writes "A small company names Total Immersion is working on a software that uses a webcam and computer vision algorithms to help miniature gamers keep track of their units health and movement range. Could this put an end to the interminable bitching between players on their movement, cover and range ? Probably not, but, well, at least we get to see the figures burn and smoke when they are blown up! They have released a video of their prototype.
Disclaimer : I work at this company, on a different project."Link to Original Source