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Editorials, Events, Features, Microsoft
Why Microsoft “Won” E3 2010

Before I get into this, let me just say that in my mind, and as a gamer, Microsoft did not “win” E3. What they presented was more…

Events, Features, News, Simulation
E310: Lionhead’s Milo & Kate: Still Alive

There are few things worse to hear about in the news than a child’s death. Lionhead knows this, and despite rumors that they more…

Events, Features, News, PlayStation 3, Previews, Wii, Xbox 360
E310: Ubisoft Keynote Impressions

The Ubisoft Keynote started quick and with no delay to getting straight to the games, beginning with an Xbox 360 Kinect demo of more…

News, Xbox 360
E310: Xbox 360 Dashboard Reskinned For Kinect Compatability

Over it’s lifetime the Xbox 360 dashboard has changed more times than I’ve sworn. Well maybe not, but it does change a lot. more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
E310: Child of Eden Uses Kinect

Child of Eden, from the creator of Rez and Lumines, can be played with Microsoft’s Kinect.  Tetsuya Mizuguchi, the game’s more…

Events, Gadgets, News
E310: MadCatz Announces the First Kinect Accessories

In my experience, MadCatz gear always seems to break on me. Then again, that’s because I’d use them heavily, whether it’s more…

Editorials, Events, Features, News
E310: A Series of Unfortunate Press Events – the Microsoft Keynote Summary

I should point out that I really hate to be that guy. In any situation where somebody can be that guy, whether it’s that more…

Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Star Wars Game for Microsoft Kinect

Microsoft has announced a Star Wars game coming for Microsoft Kinect. Can Kinect do what the Nintendo Wii couldn’t and more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
E3: Dance Central Kinect Exclusive

Microsoft announces Dance Central, a dancing game that works with Kinect. With over 600 moves and 90 routines, it seems to be more…

Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360
Microsoft Kinect Launches November 4th with 15 Titles

Microsoft has announced Kinect launching in North America on November 4th with 15 launch titles, so get those preorders ready more…

Events, Features, Microsoft, News
E310: Microsoft Keynote Ripten Live Blog

The Ripten Live Blog of the E3 2010 Microsoft Keynote will begin at 10:30am PST/1:30pm EST, so head on over to our designated more…

Events, Features, Microsoft, News, Xbox 360, Xbox Live
E310: Project Natal (KINECT) Experience Impressions

Yo, it’s Range here. Just got back to my crib in downtown LA, just a few miles from USC campus where the Project Natal more…

Events, Features, Gadgets, Rumors, Xbox 360
Microsoft Announcing New Xbox 360 Slim at E310, Renaming Natal as Kinect

There are rumors of a slimmer Xbox every time Microsoft shows up at a conference, and we always get mockups or fake videos to more…