Hey Microsoft, Where Are The Core Games For Kinect?

Meodia writes, "So about a year ago when Project Natal was first starting off, many Xbox 360 and even other gamers were worried about the future of their console. A local shovelware dumping ground didn't sound quite appealing and Natal looked like it would serve extra servings of it. But Microsoft reassured us, holding our hands and telling us that everything would be alright. Since then, nothing has changed. After that "conference" at E3, we were shown nothing but how to please little girls."

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xHarvey2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

Kinectimals. Raising a tiger isn't hardcore? lol

ipwnall2322d ago

Bubbles to you sir.

I'm extremely aggravated about this Kinect business. I mean, look at the image in the article. Those are the games for Kinect's future. Do we want to be playing those?

B-Real2062322d ago

They told you to wait till gamescom and now you will wait.

002322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

But you won't be when that tiger mauls you.

ShinMaster2322d ago

"Wait till E3" they said.
Well E3 has come and this is the result.

Moonboots2322d ago

LOL! +bub for funny on that one!

PS: I love you Skittles! Don't eat me!!!!

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HolyOrangeCows2322d ago

"Wait until E3"
"Wait until Gamescon"
"Wait until release"
"Wait until next E3"
"Wait until...."

So if we want core games, the best option is the waiting game?

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ClownBelt2322d ago

Wait ti'll E3 biatch! XD

Alcon Caper2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

hey ms remember this list from tgs 09?

Activision Blizzard, Bethesda Softworks, Capcom Co. Ltd, Disney Interactive, Electronic Arts, Konami, MTV Games, Namco Bandai, Sega, Square Enix, THQ Inc. and Ubisoft


Imperator2322d ago

Behind closed doors being shown to paid celebrities who could care less about gaming.... if there's even any at all.

Mr Logic2322d ago

It needs buttons. There is only a limited a limited amount of things you can accomplish through gesture recognition.

Inane_Asylum2322d ago

I heard Kevin Butler say buttons existed in the future...

...I believe him...

Moonboots2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

Obviously Kinect is a casual device designed for those gamers first and foremost and that is the message MS wanted to send at E3 much to the angst of the core. And they have been saying all year that is what to expect.

I am going to give it some time because I don't think MS are going to ignore their core for long. And in the mean time enjoy my controller on games like Gears 3, Reach, Fable 3, Kingdoms, Black Ops, etc etc on the 360.. Not even going to mention my plate for the other systems I own.. There is just no time to play it all. (heaven?)

Redempteur2322d ago

Don't you see ? hardcore games are coming ..just now they annonced .. BURGER KING !!


neverming .

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Arnon2322d ago

It's funny because after the Microsoft conference, we actually saw some. In fact, I'm surprised that they showed off the shovelware they did, and then an hour later Sonic Freedom Riders and Child of Eden were shown off and completely destroyed what Microsoft displayed.

Imperator2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

Child of Eden is a multiplat, and do you have any gameplay vids of Sonic (I honestly want to see how it works).

@Orange Juice, Ah, I see. Looks kinda simple though. wouldn't really call it a core game.

@Arnon, if that's the case then Kinect really does have the edge in that game... but that's just one game. MS needs to show a LOT more.

Orange Juice2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

There you go

EDIT Now that I watch the gameplay closely its most likely a game for kids. I couldnt see an adult "hardcore" gamer playing this game for an extended period of time.

Erotic Sheep2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

Eyetoy Antigrav says hi..

Arnon2322d ago (Edited 2322d ago )

Child of Eden is multiplat, but it's exclusive to Kinect in regards to motion controls. The developer Tetsuya Mizuguchi does not have a dev kit for Move.


HaVoK3082322d ago

If core gamers are anything like me they could careless about them.

pimpmaster2322d ago

gotta agree, MS is exactly like nintendo 2 years ago. hey, what ever happened to that dumb ass vitality sensor.

gynecologistcobra2322d ago

Like Nintendo two years ago? As in, raking up a fuck ton of cash?

pimpmaster2321d ago

as in having nothing to offer for the hardcore audience. and only for casuals

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