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WipeOut Kinect will stretch you this summer! special

Faceplants are very allowed in the living room with this Kinect game!

In a press release, Activision’s announced it’s working on a Kinect game based on US TV show Wipeout, which is the American version of Richard Hammond’s BBC splash-fest. Wipeout In the Zone, as the game is called, is coming this summer to Kinect on the Xbox 36o! Your work will be supported by the talents and hilarious commentary of the show’s hosts, John Anderson, John Henson and co-host Jill Wagner, Wipeout In the Zone is said to bring hours upon hours of fun and laughter for the entire family.

Want more info? Read on!

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Rumor: PowerUP Heroes coming to Kinect this summer? kinect news

Ubisoft is going strong when it comes to Kinect!

Ubisoft had a big, although unintentional, revelation today on their web store: a brand new Kinect game is in development! PowerUP Heroes is its name and by the looks of it this is going to be a very interesting Kinect game!

It looks like Ubisoft posted this by mistake as the page is not available anymore. They probably were planning it as a big announcement, but we are glad to hear there are new games coming to Xbox Kinect.

Continue reading for the description Ubisoft included for the game.

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Doodle Jump is coming to Kinect

Doodle Jump is coming to Kinect kinect news

According to developer Lima Sky, the popular Doodle Jump is going to come to Xbox Kinect. However, there haven’t been given any details on the release date or on how the game will be played with Kinect. Hopefully, we’ll get to see the Kinect version soon and I expect it to involve lots of body movement!

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Buy Xbox 360 Kinect 4GB Bundle, get Dance Central free! [US] kinect news

For a limited time, Amazon.com offers a great discount: buy this Xbox 360 4GB Kinect Bundle and get Dance Central at no additional charge. Ofcourse, there are some terms and conditions, you can read all about them here.

For those already owning an Xbox 360 Kinect Bundle, we’d recommend trying the following discounts:

  1. Your Shape Fitness Evolved discounted: 30%
  2. Kinectimals discounted: 15%
  3. Kinect Sports discounted: 20%
  4. Zumba Fitness discounted 20%

Do these discounts convince you to purchase the Kinect 4GB Bundle or some of these games?

Thanks legreffer, for the heads up!

Zumba Fitness sales over 1 million milestone kinect games charts

Majesco just tweeted that that their Zumba Fitness game sold over 1 million copies in less than 4 monhts. Ever since they have been listening to customers, things have been going pretty good for them. Well done guys, well done! Earlier we already reported this game being a great hit on consoles, now it seems as there’s nothing stopping them from making a part two or release some more DLC. We’ve asked Majesco what portion of these incredible sales numbers is on the Xbox 360/Kinect platform, and are awaiting their response.

Be sure to read the Zumba Fitness reviews [#1, #2], should you’re still be thinking about getting this game.

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