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Kinect: what the web made of Microsoft's motion controller

Guardian UK: With the renaming of Project Natal, Microsoft's motion based control system for the Xbox 360, Microsoft faces the challenge of differentiating its re-branded Kinect device from its immediate competitors – Sony's PlayStation Move and the venerable Nintendo Wii.

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GrieverSoul2265d ago (Edited 2265d ago )

The web made them nothing!
They brought this on themselves by showing pre recorded and staged demos!
And then the press got onto them and pointed their skinny scary fingers. MS promised a revolution in gaming but showed us what an Eyetoy and a WII can do.

divideby02265d ago

^ and they wont get the amount of bashing or headlines the KillZone trailer got years ago

Godmars2902265d ago

Actually, sounds like its getting bashed pretty well.

Hideo_Kojima2265d ago

Who cares about all the stuff you guys are saying?

NO MILO = FAIL

Their main target audience (casual gaming pedophiles) are not going to buy this anymore.

negative2265d ago

Kinect will most likely blow away Move and sell extremely well. MS made a mistake with the staged demos but overall the technology looks impressive.

Wii is done!

ravinash2265d ago

At this stage Kinect has a lot of catching up to do.
We have already seen a lot of what Move can do and we haven't even gotten to Sony's conference yet.

As for Wii being done...isn't all this motion stuff because MS and Sony want a part of their market.

Parapraxis2265d ago

Wii is done? Are you completely mental? LOL!

divideby02265d ago

now I have to see a very low price even to be thinking about buying Kinect.. and what happened to Milo....

The Wood2265d ago (Edited 2265d ago )

bladestar assured me. Why dis backed him up even after they removed the/a chip....Those dudes are upstanding guys....they wouldnt project their own false hopes onto me would they....nah

GrieverSoul2265d ago

They coulnd get an actor to sinc his movements on screen!

/sarcasm

Megahurtz19862265d ago (Edited 2265d ago )

He got Milo-napped

Megahurtz19862265d ago

gamestop priced it at $149 which is ridiculous considering the current lineup of games

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blazBlue2265d ago

The web fell asleep over Kinect, that's what happened.

Cajun Chicken2265d ago

Well, someone lost a lot of money this week. Oh well, at least those Xbox Live fees should pay them off pretty fast.

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