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In a recent interview, Xbox boss Phil Spencer revealed that Microsoft is not abandoning the Kinect, but the company will let developers decide its future.
A game based on Viktor Kalvachev’s graphic novel ‘Blue Estate’ is slated to come to Xbox One, but the reviews from the PlayStation 4 edition leave little room for optimism.
Gamers can pick up a standalone Kinect unit for $149 this October, but it might still be worth buying the Xbox One bundle.
Practical no-shows from the PS Vita and Kinect at both E3 and Gamescom this year lead us to wonder whether either device has a future in gaming.
A recent rating by the ESRB suggests Microsoft and Halfbrick are readying ‘Fruit Ninja Kinect 2’ for release on the Xbox One.
Following its less-than-stellar success on the Xbox One, Kinect 2 will be making its way to PC users on July 15th for $199.
Microsoft may have dropped the Kinect from Xbox One bundles, but Xbox head Phil Spencer thinks support for the device will only get stronger.
Microsoft reiterates its support of beloved development studio Rare, despite layoffs and the recent un-bundling of Kinect from the Xbox One.
Thanks to putting the Kinect’s GPU reserve to better use, Xbox One’s version of ‘Destiny’ is able to raise its resolution to the next level.
Microsoft’s European Studios boss Phil Harrison claims that offering consumers a Kinect-less Xbox One bundle will lead to more games on the platform.
Similar to ‘Mass Effect 3’, Bioware plans to introduce Kinect voice commands for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One versions of ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’.
Peter Molyneux labels Xbox One Kinect an ‘unnecessary add on’ in a new interview and explains why it feels like a ‘joke’ when trying to use it.
A recent report regarding a program called ‘Optic Nerve’ claims that a UK agency called GCHQ not only used web cams to spy on citizens, but is also looking at Kinect for use in a wider program.
While some gamers still have reservations about the bundling of Kinect with Xbox One consoles, Microsoft states that they have ‘no plans’ to deviate from this path.
Microsoft officially details the Xbox One Media Remote peripheral. Does make Kinect less useful?
In the new trailer for ‘Kinect Sports Rivals’, Major Nelson and Louise O’Connor take gamers on a tour of the exotic island that will play host to the game’s extreme sports.