kinect

Leaked Video Shows Kinect-Controlled Gears Of War Strategy Game

Rumours of a Kinect-centric Gears of War game had been circulating for years after Microsoft introduced the motion-control sensor to the world. One game called Gears of War: Exile was confirmed as cancelled two years ago. But, what looks like footage of another gesture-based Gears game has surfaced. It… it doesn’t look good.


Stand-Alone Xbox One Kinect Coming In October

In June, Microsoft started selling the Xbox One without Kinect. In October, you’ll be able to buy the Kinect on its own — but it will cost $US150 in the US. We’re waiting on Australian pricing and availability. Update: Australians will pay $169.95.


Australians Will Finally Be Able To Say 'Xbox On' To Their Xbox One

Well, I suppose technically you could say “Xbox On” to your Xbox One right now. Nothing will happen, but you could try. But after the next update Australians will finally be able to say “Xbox On” and have their Xbox One actually turn on.


With Some Help, The Xbox One's Kinect Works On A PC

The new Xbox One Kinect isn’t supposed to work on a PC. But, hey, here it is.


Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Currently In The Works

I love Kinect as a technology, but for games? It’s never really worked well for me — with two exceptions. The first was Child of Eden, the second? Fruit Ninja Kinect. Now, thanks to a rogue classification decision, it looks as though the existence of Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 has been outed!


What Xbox One Games Gain And Lose With The New Kinect-Free Option

Microsoft recently said that game developers will be able to get a little more power out of the Xbox One to make their games more visually impressive if they choose to forgo some Kinect features. What’s the actual trade-off?


One Of The Show-Stoppers At E3 Was An Awesome Kinect Game. Not Kidding.

We’ve covered Fru before, and we’ll cover Fru again, because Fru isn’t just the best game I’ve ever seen on Kinect (sorry, Dance Central, although you’re pretty good too)… it’s a game I really want to play.


People Say Aaron Paul Is Turning On Their Xbox Ones

Breaking Bad actor Aaron Paul’s latest role is starring in Xbox One ads. In them, he sits on the sofa, and, according to some, turns on strangers’ Xbox One consoles. The nerve!


Watch Dogs Includes A Kinect That Spies On People

OK, the Kinect you can find in Watch Dogs isn’t called Kinect. It’s called Kinekt, with a (second) K. But this is still a pretty funny easter egg.


What Happens When You Add Kinect To The Rift?

Matt Davidson, the R&D Engineer behind the latest #1 game on the Aussie app store, League of War, recently had the question put to him of which technology excites him most. His answer? The Oculus Rift combined with Kinect.