This week we reported on a new technology by Microsoft, a developer that does not really see Kinect’s potential and a rumor about Age of Empires! Read on for a full overview of this week’s more popular articles!
Archive for March 5th, 2011
We all know what the current Xbox Avatars look like: cartoony, colorful and without any detail. Apparently Microsoft thinks this needs to change in the future because they showed off a prototype of some new avatars, and they look extremely realistic! More details after the jump.
Remember when Microsoft showcased their integration of Windows Phone 7 and Kinect? It included a video of Kinect Adventures where players both used Kinect and their Windows Phone 7 devices to play the game.
Well, hackers took this idea and created a dodgeball game that is played by Kinect, an iPhone and an iPad. More info about this awesome technology after the jump!
Now that we’ve gathered the available achievements of all Kinect games, it is time to keep the list up-to-date! Luckily, the coming months a few interesting games will be releasing for Kinect, so we’ve got our job cut out for us.
Carnival Games: Monkey See, Monkey Do is a Kinect game that was released on the Wii earlier. This Wii version did not allow you to increase your gamer score though. The game has five theme-park style alleyways and some of the announced mini-games include a batting cage, a Hot Air Balloon Race, Rocket To Mars and even the classics such as Alley Ball, Milk Bottle Throw andWheel of Chance.
Be sure to check-out the 1000Gs of achievements after the break.