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The Xbox One S Does Not Have A Native Kinect Port
It's compact, takes away a lot of nonsense, and is supposedly even more powerful than the first console. One thing the Xbox One S doesn't have though is a Kinect port For a console that was once bundled with the peripheral, that is a huge step The Kinect has been falling out of favour with the[...]
Xbox Boss Reiterates That The Kinect Is Not Abandoned
When Phil Spencer took over the Xbox division, the Kinect seemed to drop off as an important peripheral over night Soon after, a Kinectless Xbox One bundle came out and few games have featured the device since. In a new interview with Edge (via GamesRadar), the Xbox boss opened up about the peripheral speaking enthusiastically about[...]
Sweet Release! Bayonetta 2, Civilization Beyond Earth, Fantasy Life, Samurai Warriors 4, Shadow Warrior, Disney Fantasia Music Evolved, Legend of Korra, Devil's Dare
By Jared Cornelius Welcome back gentle reader, it's time for another roundup of those video game disks that all the kids like so much.  While last week re-packaging and last generation consoles were all the rage this week is skewing a bit more towards the strange.  The overarching theme this time seems to be cult favorites, from cheesecake anime ladies, hardcore strategy, and Kinect[...]
Xbox One is a Directionless Mess: The Brief History of Xbox One And The Kinect's Failure
By Jared Cornelius So Xbox head, Phil Spencer, sent out a press release revealing that Microsoft would be releasing a Kinect-less version of the Xbox One console.  For those not in the know, the Kinect is a camera peripheral for the Xbox 360 released in 2010 and included as a "critical" piece of the Xbox One at launch.  Spencer touted the Kinect-less version of the Xbox[...]
Microsoft Selling Xbox One Without Kinect For $399
By Jared Cornelius In breaking news today, Microsoft is going to be selling a version of the Xbox One for the price of $399 without the Kinect peripheral included.  Xbox head Phil Spencer put out a press release touting the news, First, beginning on June 9th, in all markets where Xbox One is sold, we will offer[...]
E3: Talking To Jessica Crockett Of The Avengers: Battle For Earth Kinect Hands-On
[youtube][/youtube] Nerdy Show reports from E3 for Bleeding Cool. Earth's Mightiest Heroes Assemble for a new fighting game experience on the Kinect and WiiU Watch Cap and Matt pose like Wolverine, Hulk, Thor, and Magneto and smash each other into a bloody pulp (virtually) We interview Jessica Crockett, product manager for Ubisoft's Avengers: Battle For Earth, and[...]
Five Pixar Tie-In Videogames In One, From The Incredibles To Up
The upcoming Disney Rush spins off five Pixar films into a single, Kinect controlled Videogame That's five times the crazy arm flapping… so probably only one fifth of the fun I can't say I'm amongst the Kinect faithful. As you'll see from this trailer, it's simple enough for kids to play Though they may still[...]
The Future Of Superhero Gaming
Hacking the XBox Kinect has resulted in this demo that couold change the future of superhero gaming amongst others In an instant it makes the DCU Online look pathetically backwards But gives much hope to a potential DCU Online 2. Because you can be Superman Watch And gawp And give a silent thank you to the [...]