Archive for the ‘Xbox Kinect’ Category

A lot of gamers lately have been getting in their heads that the “Xbox 720″ will be coming this year and have been speculating dates between June 11th, 2013 (first day of E3) to as far as Fall 2015. This guide here is to give you a complete look at all the news clippings from various outlets reporting the latest rumors on the new Microsoft console. We are two weeks   Read More ...

  Microsoft announced today two new Xbox 360 bundles ready for this holiday season. The first is priced tagged at $399.99 and features a 250 GB hard drive, a Kinect, Kinect Adventures, Carnival Games, and three months of Xbox Live Gold. The second bundle is price tagged at $299.99 and comes with a 250 GB hard drive, Halo Reach, Fable III, and another three months of Live Gold. You should   Read More ...

Categories: News, Xbox 360, Xbox Kinect

Straight from 2k Play, Nicktoons MLB is now available in stores for the Xbox 360 (Kinect support), Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS. The Nicktoons animated all stars line up was brewing up for months as gamers were able to vote who would be in the line up on www.2kplayball.com in The Showdown, a special online video game simulation based on one of the game’s modes. It’s fastball versus stinkball in   Read More ...

It’s not even been a year since the Kinect has been launched and already the unit has reached 10 million shipped worldwide to date. In a nod to this announcement as well, the Guinness World Records has named the Kinect sensor the fastest selling consumer electronics device. The unit apparently sold around over 133,000 per day which made that number go to 8 million units in its first 60 days   Read More ...

SEGA has confirmed that Virtua Tennis 4 is coming to the Wii and 360, not just the PS3. The company only announced the PS3 version last year, leading many to suspect that Sony had secured title exclusivity for once. However, that has proven not to be the case. Virtua Tennis 4 will apparently support the Move, MotionPlus and Kinect, as well as actual controllers for the rest of us. Expect   Read More ...

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced that the Xbox 360 has sold over 50 million units worldwide. The Microsoft head honcho was speaking at the company’s keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. In other news, I am depressed to say that Microsoft announced they had sold over 8 million Kinects worldwide since it launched. We are not going to stop the motion invasion and conventional gaming websites   Read More ...

Microsoft Japan has confirmed that the opening two-day sales of Kinect don’t quite match the device’s sales in the rest of the world. It sold a measly 26,000 in the territory by the end of 21st November. However, it did manage to increase 360 sales by 5000 units. As a result, the 360 managed to sell 7083 consoles that week. Kinect games didn’t do well either. DanceEvolution was the highest   Read More ...

It looks like as expected, Ubisoft will be rolling out downloadable content for it’s Kinect launch title; Your Shape: Fitness Evolved. The DLC will contain new workout programs. You’ll be able to find new personalized workout programs as well as dance related fitness programs as well as a variety of cardio and toning exercises. You’ll find this first dlc add-on coming in early December. · The “Toned Body Program”, to   Read More ...

So, it seems like pretending to control the force in your living room will have to wait for another year. Lucasarts confirmed today that the Kinect Star Wars title which was revealed at E3 this year won’t debut on store shelves till next holiday season. Creative Lead Kudo Tsunoda at Lucasart’s made this comment in a recent interview with the BBC. “We have a Kinect Star Wars game coming out   Read More ...

On November 1st, Microsoft will release to the world its newest Fall 2010 update. This new dashboard update will completely redesign the interface to also adding Kinect support. That’s not all, here are some of the features you can expect from the update: - ESPN – Updated voice quality with a new audio codec – Faster browser interface for making purchases throughout the Xbox Live Marketplace There are certainly a   Read More ...

Ubisoft has pushed back Michael Jackson: The Experience on the Kinect and PlayStation Move to Q1 2011. Both of these were supposed to be released this autumn. The DS, PSP and Wii versions are still coming out on 26th November.

Microsoft has unveiled the launch line-up for the Kinect when the device is released on 10th November. Here’s the list (we’re not sure if all these will make the European launch, but we do know they will all be available for the device’s US debut):

Microsoft has lifted the lid on a raft of new Japanese XBLA titles. There was five announced, to be exact. Here they are: Haunt – A spooky adventure game from Parappa the Rappa’s Masaya Matsuura. (Uses Kinect) Codename D – A new title from Grasshopper Manufacture’s Suda51. (Uses Kinect) Project Draco – A Panzer Dragoon-like flight game from Phantom Dust creator Yukio Futatsugi. (Uses Kinect) Steel Battalion: Heavy Armour –   Read More ...

Microsoft has unveiled a new Brain Training game for Kinect that is being made with Dr. Kawashima. It’s currently called: “Lead: New Brain Training Where You Answer With Your Body”. Catchy. Regardless, the game will be a launch title for the Kinect in Japan when it’s released in the territory on 20th November and will be published by Namco Bandai. Apparently, the game poses puzzles to players and they have   Read More ...

Microsoft has confirmed a 250GB Xbox 360 Kinect bundle, which includes the new version of the console, the Kinect camera and a copy of Kinect Adventures. It will be released in the US on 4th November for $399 and the UK/Europe on 10th November for £299.99. Microsoft had previously announced a 4GB Xbox 360 Kinect bundle.

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