Posts Tagged ‘kinect’

There’s A New Periph In Town

by Maggie Wilandon November 21, 2015
Imagine this scenario, children of the future: You’re a kid, in the mid-ninties, and you’re in the back of your parents car at night. Maybe you’re going on vacation, maybe you’re simply going home from seeing family, who knows. Maybe you have siblings, maybe you don’t, but either way you’re bored because siblings suck and […]

Kinect Still Has Games – Blue Estate: The Game Launches in February

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon January 30, 2015
The Kinect is not dead! This is what the french developer HESAW is hoping to prove with the game adaptation of Blue Estate comic books. “Designed from the ground up to integrate Kinect for Xbox One motion detection capability,”. Blue Estate: The Game can also be played with a controller and will tell the story of Tony […]

Boom Ball Available Now For Xbox One

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon November 28, 2014
Are you missing Kinect games on your Xbox One? Starting this week you have a new game that you can play with the Xbox One game accessory. It is called Boom Ball and it is brought to you by Virtual Air Guitar Company. “Boom Ball is a lighthearted, full-body Kinect game that mixes tennis, breakout and gratuitous explosions. […]

HBO GO App Now Available on Xbox One

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon November 21, 2014
HBO GO app has seen the light on Xbox One  today, when it was launched in the US. The app offers to consumers the possibility to view shows like True Detective, Game of Thrones, Girls, Boardwalk Empire,The Sopranos and Entourage on demand. On Xbox One you can navigate through the HBO GO app using Kinect […]

Xbox One Kinect to be Sold Separately in October

by Dragos Dobreon August 27, 2014
Microsoft has just revealed the official release date for the stand-alone Kinect device, after teasing it back in May. The peripheral will run you $149, and you can buy it starting with October 6, 2014 in North America.  Since the Xbox One can now be purchased without a Kinect device, Microsoft wanted to offer people a […]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Training Lair Available Tomorrow for Free

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon July 21, 2014
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Training Lair will be available tomorrow for Xbox Live Arcade tomorrow, according to a source close to Joystiq. Being a free game, it can make you to dust off your Xbox 360’s Kinect and give it a try. If we take a look at the screenshots – posted by lifelower – TMNT: Training Lair […]

Forza Horizon 2’s Kinect feature is ANNA, an AI assistant

by Dragos Dobreon July 3, 2014
Since Xbox One was released Microsoft has tried to implement a feature of any sorts in all their exclusive titles. So, we kinda expected for Forza Horizon 2 to have something for the no longer mandatory device Kinect. Playground Games creative director Ralph Fulton has revealed to Examiner that Forza Horizon 2’s Kinect feature is […]

E3 2014 Fantasia Music Evolved Disney Kinect Interview

by Chris Boreson June 19, 2014
Here I am checking out the latest project from Disney, Fantasia. This is a great looking game that requires the Kinect. The end result is amazing. You'll be interacting with the game on a whole other level!

E3 2014 | Kinect Lives to Dance Another Day with Dance Central Spotlight

by Drew Robbinson June 11, 2014
It has been a tough year for the Kinect, but Microsoft’s public vote of no confidence in the peripheral isn’t going to stop Harmonix from hosting its patented brand of motion-controlled parties with Dance Central Spotlight, the developer’s next major project that was announced at E3. The latest in a series of rhythmic music games, […]

Top 10 Most Memorable Moments in E3’s History

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon May 30, 2014
Since 1995 the Electronic Entertainment Expo, known as E3, has been the home to surprising reveals, big announcements and huge disappointments in gaming industry. The biggest publishers and manufacturers are present at the event to show us what’s next for gaming, but poor preparation or choices can lead them to embarrassing moments. With less than […]

New User Interface for Xbox One

by Mihai Cosmin Naeon May 14, 2014
According to Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer Yusuf Mehdi, Microsoft intends to redesign the Xbox One’s user interface in order to better suit controllers. After the announce of releasing a Kinect-less Xbox One, Mehdi told Engadget that the console’s user interface will be adjusted because without using a Kinect the user interface “it’s a mess”. […]