Jorge Figueiredo of Toronto Thumbs writes: "Having a console battle was not my primary motivation when I pre-ordered both of these systems back in June. The piece that you’re reading right now is simply about my overall impressions of the Xbox One so far. In a nutshell? The console is great! Is it perfect? Not yet – but it is just the beginning of the product’s life cycle. It will be interesting to see what Microsoft has in store."