Kinect Archive

  • Rabbids Invasion Season Pass to Include New Episodes Until March 2015

    Rabbids Invasion Season Pass to Include New Episodes Until March 2015

    Now here’s a rare instance where a DLC season pass actually makes complete sense. Being an interactive video game adaptation of the CGI animated TV series of the same name and all, it’s not surprising to hear that Rabbids Invasion, launching next week as a […]

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  • Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Offers Frozen Hit “Let It Go” and Two Other Bonus Tracks With Pre-Order

    Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Offers Frozen Hit “Let It Go” and Two Other Bonus Tracks With Pre-Order

    Yup, Harmonix probably just upped their pre-order sales for Kinect-powered Xbox music interaction game, Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved, with three small yet incredibly powerful words: “Let It Go.” The hit song from Disney’s animated movie, Frozen, has been announced as part of a bonus pre-order […]

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  • E3 2014: ID@Xbox Program Fosters Incredible Lineup of Xbox One Indie Games

    E3 2014: ID@Xbox Program Fosters Incredible Lineup of Xbox One Indie Games

    Lately Sony’s been getting all the attention for its staunch support of indie developers on PlayStation consoles, but during the company’s E3 briefing Microsoft professed an undying love for all things indie by showcasing a jam-packed lineup of Xbox One titles backed by the ID@Xbox […]

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  • Harmonix Confirms New Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Songs and Release Date

    Harmonix Confirms New Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Songs and Release Date

    Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved, the latest attempt at a music gaming sensation from the genre maestros at Harmonix, has received an official release date today. The Kinect-powered motion control rhythm game based on the classic animated Disney film Fantasia will be available October 21st on […]

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  • Cheaper, Kinect-less Xbox One Goes On Sale Next Month

    Cheaper, Kinect-less Xbox One Goes On Sale Next Month

    As should have been an option at launch, Microsoft will soon finally begin to offer Xbox One consoles untethered from the Kinect voice command and motion control sensor. This Kinect-less Xbox One SKU will be reduced to a cheaper price point as a result. Hurray! […]

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  • Xbox One Kinect Gesture and Voice Command Cheat Sheet

    Xbox One Kinect Gesture and Voice Command Cheat Sheet

    Xbox One’s newfangled Kinect sensor still hasn’t locked down consistent and reliable recognition of motion and voice control, but nevertheless the technology continues to impress with its current and potential capabilities. If you’re curious to learn every possible command the Kinect is capable of right […]

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  • Review: Doodle Jump for Kinect

    Review: Doodle Jump for Kinect

    When NBA star Kevin Durant is talking about you in a national cell phone ad campaign, you know you’ve earned a place in both the national pop-culture consciousness and the App Store Hall of Fame. Given the breezy and ubiquitous success of Doodle Jump—original developer […]

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  • Contest: Doodle Jump for Kinect XBLA Code Giveaway

    Contest: Doodle Jump for Kinect XBLA Code Giveaway

    Mobile “jump ‘em up” sensation turned motion-control console game, Doodle Jump for Kinect is available now on Xbox Live Arcade, bringing vertically-scrolling platformer fun to the living room big screen. Who wants to point, flap, step, clap and jump The Doodler to platforming glory? Well, […]

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  • Ryse, Dead Rising 3, Forza 5 & Kinect Sports Rivals Offer “Day One” Bonus Content

    Ryse, Dead Rising 3, Forza 5 & Kinect Sports Rivals Offer “Day One” Bonus Content

    Similar to the Day One bundle being offered in limited quantities for the Xbox One itself, four of the console’s headline launch titles are available for pre-order with Day One Edition bonus content, including things like extra maps and special gear. You’ll find details about […]

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  • Doodle Jump for Kinect Makes the Motion-Control Leap to Xbox Live Arcade

    Doodle Jump for Kinect Makes the Motion-Control Leap to Xbox Live Arcade

    Mobile gaming sensation Doodle Jump, following in the juice-covered footsteps of Fruit Ninja, is going from the palm of your hand to full-body motion control. Doodle Jump for Kinect, in development at Smoking Gun Interactive in collaboration with Lima Sky and to be published by […]

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