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Flailing wildly in Xbox One exclusive Fighter Within

Ubisoft has something new up its sleeve, a fighting game exclusive to the Xbox One. Fighter Within is a motion controlled, one on one fighter with undertones of Tekken. It's the first game I've played that tries to take full control of t...   read

 
 
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First look at Ubisoft's Kinect game Fighter Within

I have a hard time seeing this ending any other way than "badly," but props for trying, I suppose. Ubisoft has announced an Xbox One launch title called Fighter Within that looks halfway decent until you hear that, yes, it's a Kinect game....   read

 
 
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Harmonix's next project is Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved

Fantasia is easily one of the most revered films in the Disney library. It may not have the same layman recognition as Snow White or The Lion King, but that's exactly where so much of its brilliance comes from. It dared to venture away fro...   read

 
 
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OH BOY! Dead Space 3 will have Kinect voice controls

Yup, Dead Space 3 will have Kinect voice control options similar to Mass Effect 3. And like the co-op experience, just because the feature is there doesn't mean EA will be trying to stuff it down your throat. With that said, it's no secret ...   read

 
 
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A look at Dance Central 3's SmartGlass companion app

I was having a hard time remembering whether or not Smart Glass is cool, because I feel like I haven’t been primed on the application since Microsoft’s E3 conference -- I’ve already forgotten most of the neat uses it was p...   read

 
 
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Preview: Fable: The Journey

I have a bit of a sordid history with the Fable franchise. Despite the now-infamous promises it never delivered on, I absolutely adored the first Fable, as what was delivered was a finely crafted game, and one of my favorite RPG titles of a...   read

 
 
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Harry Potter for Kinect is so f*cking horny

Forget game of the year, Hairy Penguin for Kinoct is going to be the game of all creation, featuring innovative new gameplay such as "waving your arm a bit" and "maybe some jumping up and down." The latest screenshots showcase dazzling visu...   read

 
 
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Square announces Mini Ninjas Adventures for Kinect

Seems like Square Enix is going to have one strong year with all of the games they have on the horizon. And now they can one more thing to their ever expanding list with Mini Ninjas Adventures. The Xbox Live Arcade Kinect game sees you as a...   read

 
 
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Harry Potter for Kinect announced (that's its name!)

Remember a long while back, when Harry Potter was showcased for Kinect? No? Hardly surprising, since it looked like every other Kinect game. Well, it seems as if we're going to get the on-rails, arm-flapping, licensed cash-in of our dreams ...   read

 
 
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Steel Battalion has fashionable pre-order bonuses

It's humorous to see these newly announced pre-order incentives for Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor. So far, everything Capcom has shown points toward a rather bleak-looking game filled with death and destruction. You know what it could use? B...   read

 
 


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Dragon Ball Z For Kinect will make you want to cry

Last week we told you Namco Bandai was working on a Dragon Ball Z game for Kinect. It basically sees you playing as one of 50 characters going through the storyline where you can perform hundreds of moves like the infamous Kamehameha. I go...   read

 
 
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Gunstringer gets 'El Diablo's 'Merican Adventure' add-on

Okay, Twisted Pixel. You got me with your apostrophe placement. I can't not crack a smile upon seeing the name of the new downloadable content for The Gunstringer, "El Diablo's 'Merican Adventure." In this add-on, El Diablo hopes to find h...   read

 
 
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Hands-on video with Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor

Tara Long and I teamed up once again to give you a look at Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor. It's the first major Kinect game that uses the actual controller, meaning that you can actually have total freedom when it comes to the movement. What...   read

 
 
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Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor validates owning a Kinect

I have a love/hate relationship with the Kinect. At best, I've used my Kinect to shout at Netflix when feeling incredibly lazy or when I've built up enough motivation to workout with Your Shape: Fitness Evolved. It's also fun when you're p...   read

 
 
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Put your body into it: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 on Kinect

Most core gamers saw Microsoft’s Kinect sensor and scoffed, dismissing out of hand its potential for use in anything but kids’ games and casual experiences. The people at EA Tiburon, however -- having already implemented precise...   read

 
 
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Unidentified Furry Objects; puppets from space

Once Upon a Monster came out last month, and now has some DLC coming out which adds a new chapter to the storybook game. Starting November 22 and for 400 MSP, you can shake your booty with all of the usual Sesame Street gang, their new mons...   read

 
 
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Kinect Sports: Season Two Challenge Pack priced at free

Three weeks after its initial release, Kinect Sports: Season Two has just come out with the first piece in its monthly add-on content. Challenge Pack #1 features a new game mode for each of the six activities already included on the d...   read

 
 
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Yoostar on MTV needs some work

Yoostar 2 was an interesting concept. Using the PlayStation Move camera or Kinect, players could insert themselves into, and reenact scenes from their favorite films. Lacking in its execution, the game didn't live up to the bold concept it ...   read

 
 
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Rapala for Kinect is full of fish punching

At first glance, Rapala for Kinect sounds like it would be the same old song and dance. Motion controlled fishing game? Yeah, been there done that. But after watching the trailer, it has come to my attention that you can punch fish in this...   read

 
 
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Kinect to get Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Hunting Party

I'm fairly certain there has yet to be a Cabela's-branded game that wouldn't be an absolute blast to play while trashed. This looks to be true of Cabela's Big Game Hunter: Hunting Party for Kinect, which was just announced for release on No...   read

 
 
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Kinect Sports: Season Two, you know you want it

The Kinect answer to Wii Sports has a new title coming out. Kinect Sports: Season Two will be hitting shelves in October and the team behind the new game is demoing part of it at PAX this weekend (no awkward football bros this time, so...   read

 
 
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Slaughter more fruit in Fruit Ninja's new DLC

Fruit Ninja Kinect is a game where you murder innocent fruit in the name of fun. And now there is more fruit slaughter (fruiticide?) with the new Storm Season DLC. Along with a few new achievements and backgrounds, players will also get the...   read

 
 
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Japanese scientists simulate the future using the Kinect

There's been many things that the Kinect has been made to do that it wasn't designed to. Some were fun. Some were silly. Some were interesting and have potential. And one would perhaps be called "blasphemous" by some. The National Museum of...   read

 
 
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Kinect's Powerup Heroes gets comic, media flash flood

There's not a whole lot about Kinect that intrigues me, but Powerup Heroes certainly does. While other motion controlled fighters have opted for realism, Heroes turns your avatar into a superpowered hero out to rescue the world from a seri...   read

 
 
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Oh good, some Star Wars Kinect screenshots

If you woke up this morning, praying to Lord God Almighty that there would be some new Star Wars Kinect screenshots on the Internet this morning, then your God is just and he has a plan for us all. Here are some screenshots.  Long held...   read

 
 
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