Microsoft Kinect Makes You Look Silly, But It Will Outsell Move

Let’s face it, Microsoft’s Kinect and Sony’s PlayStation Move are nothing but marketing schemes to stop the Wii’s dominating sells onslaught, and while it may seem as if both Microsoft and Sony are late to the party, both companies will sell their fare share of motion controlled systems, but Kinect is specifically made to sell to the casual gamers, which equals, ‘greater sells’.

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MaximusPrime3962d ago

im getting deja vu. its HDDVD article all over again

lociefer3962d ago

wtf is this, where is my doooomed articles ?

Rumor3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

as a ps3 enthusiast, i think kinect will be ate up by the casuals like a flesh eating disease on Cronos' scrotum. they will see it as some revolutionary tech, completely ignoring the already achieved ps eye. i hope this head start sony has with move gets it going...not to mention, move gmes arent priced at FULL RETAIL

ARBitrator3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

Do you really consider something that you yourself marked as an opinion piece was new or are you posting this sh!t to add to the on going kinect/move spam fest.

Or perhaps you are just doing it for posting credit.

edit: This stupid thing about all of the Kinect videos is the person film this garbage is spending more time show the person playing the game as opposed to showing the actual game.

I'm sure if you point a camera at anyone playing a motion controlled game, they will look silly if the camera is just sitting there facing the gamer. I personally look at the screen when I'm in a room with a gamer unless it's some type of karaoke game like lips or singstar.

At any rate....whatever.

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BulletToothtony3962d ago

why don't i see the wii-sports is THE BEST GAME EVER INVENTED articles cause it has sold more games that any other game..

ugh.. as the usual the 360 has the best sales and the ps3 has the wider variety with a higher quality story telling and better graphics but less sales, how sales is more important to true gamers i have no idea.

HolyOrangeCows3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

"But It Will Outsell Move"

Because the casuals are going to spend $400+ on the 360 and Kinect, and Halo gamers are going to spend up to $200 for Kinect and Dance Central, right?

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Dragun6193962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

Kinect with the family

Or Kinect with Grandpa

Or You could be a hardcore gamer and Move with the Playstation Move with its 1:1 Motion Control Precision.

Which do you choose?
Playstation move for me

saint_john_paul_ii3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

yea, i rather be like arnold and rave all day with the move on top of showing my sword fighting skills

BTW, PS move+ Rave game= SYSTEM SELLER
i will buy it day 1.

Keltik823962d ago

Seriously, rofl! That Arnold one was so unexpected!

BYE3962d ago

LOL @ the governor of California :D

Samus HD3962d ago

Or You could be a hardcore gamer and Move with the Wii (motion plus) with its 1:1 Motion Control Precision.

Rumor3962d ago

that move gif is LEGENDARY! lol

Doc Sony3962d ago

HAHA, that Schwarzenegger one is priceless.

The Kinect ones are priceless too but in a bad way.

Rocket Sauce3962d ago

Playstation Move will redefine hardcore.

fermcr3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

OMG... Arnold with two dildos in his hands.

Does he have to have two? Isn't one enough?

Dragun6193962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

@ Rocket Sauce
Yes, Playstation Move will redefine Hardcore gaming with Motion Contols along with Kinect.

@ fermcr
Arnold Doesn't care as long it Attracts the women. Look, he found one.

@ Samus HD
I agree, you could do that too, Can't wait for Metroid: The Other M & Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Just recently got a black Wii bundle for it.

TotalPS3Fanboy3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

a demostration of someone using Kinect to order a movie in Netflix on the 360.

You can see him scrolling through the list and kicking to check out.

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sid4gamerfreak3962d ago

Wait, r u trying to tell me that kinect, a device which lags horribly, and makes u look like a complete dumbass in ur living room with games like kinectimals (nuff said, already but ill continue) and kinect adventures or some shit like that will outsell a device that supports its hardcore and causal games and doesnt lag horribly?

God, maybe ur right. Maybe that girl justin bieber would have all her fans buy kinect.

saint_john_paul_ii3962d ago

dont worry, we will ship that girl Bieber to Best Korea....

Blacktric3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

WILL SELL MOVE? Hahahhaha never lol'd so hard. One is aimed for every gaming crowd out there, supports the same count of gamers as the other for around the same price maybe even lesser and tracks one to one. The other only aims casual crowd and only lets you play casual games and maybe silly side games in some hardcore games, supports two players out of the box and thats it. Now which will sell more? Microsoft sold Xbox 360 as the console with most hardcore games on it for 5 years. And now some writer from an unknown website starts talking about how Kinect will outsell Move. IT WON'T HAPPEN. STOP DREAMING...

Blacktric3962d ago

"WILL SELL MOVE" part should be "WILL OUTSELL MOVE" so sorry about that.

lelo2play3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

Honestly... with Move you look like you have a dildo in your hand. Some people are going to have very strange ideas with Move.

For hype meter (or sales)... it looks like Kinect has an advantage over Move, since the casuals apparently are more interested in Kinect.

As for me... not interested in Kinect, nor Move.

lace3962d ago

When I have lady friends over that's what I'm hoping for. They will try my Move out, get curious, and be amazed at the 1:1 precision. Glow baby glow.

TotalPS3Fanboy3962d ago

With Kinect, you will look like you're tickling a tiger's balls. So that doesn't look so good either.

vhero3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

@MaximusPrime nail meet head!
@lelo2play - all those millions of wii owners disagree with you. Most of those owners are ex ps2 players and have been waiting for playstation to do something like the wii and now they have. PS3 will get a lot of wii owners switching for better graphics and still casual gameplay they are used to and know how to work straight away as they are used to it from the wii. Kinect is completely different and the 2 player limit is the killer.

lelo2play3962d ago (Edited 3962d ago )

Maybe what you say is true... we will see in the future.

As for limit... what is the limit of numbers of players for Move. Can it even support 2 active players at the same time? I don't think Sony announced the player limit of Move. All the demonstrations are with one player with one (or two) Move.

Bigpappy3962d ago

2 players on one console is only controvesial because M$ showed ads with it suporting 4 people sitting. The truth is no one on N4G knows for sure what Kinect can or can not do, and the 2 player active spec for full body control only serves as a talking point for fanboys who had Natal doomed to begin with.

How many games do you play, where you have 4 people on the same TV? Seriously? Thats why we have Xbox Live and Sysyem link. I think too much space would be required for full body motion controll any way. The only way to use connect with 4 players, would be sitting. M$ is yet to show games with people sitting. There is a lot to be revealed about Kinect. Relax.

tinybigman3961d ago

Of looking like an idiot when I'm playing my games. So M$ can keep natal and the shovelware to themselves. I didn't buy shovelware for my wii and I'm not going to start now.

Ill spend whatever the cost is for natal on games that I want to play for each of my 3 systems.

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Godmars2903962d ago

Why do I get the feeling that if 100 Moves are sold versus 200 Kenects, we'll hear about ones outselling the other?

Why does this stupid argument even exist when most serious gamers consider MC to be a joke and waste of time?

Forbidden_Darkness3962d ago

I'm waiting for a 'Ballerina' game for Kinect, that would be totally hilarious to watch people play.

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