Our news in March, 2011

March 31, 2011

In an interview with the French website UnHomme, marketing director of the consumer division of Microsoft France, Christian Mills, has said that the next [...]


In an interview with the French website UnHomme, marketing director of the consumer division of Microsoft France, Christian Mills, has said that Kinect sold [...]


Jack Black is back! Earlier we saw the new trailer of the soon-to-be-release Kinect game: Child of Eden. This time, Kung Fu Panda 2 [...]

kinect price competition

  With over 10 million units sold, Kinect is still in demand and, now, offered for a lower price than advised. Microsoft comments that [...]

child of eden trailer

The highly expected Child of Eden has a brand new trailer. The game was announced to be released on 14th June in USA and [...]

March 30, 2011
This stick figure was animated with the Kinect sensor!

Animating digital characters without the use of a motion capture studio is a difficult and time consuming process, and something that I dreaded the [...]

A new update is coming!

A big new system update for the Xbox 360 is in development and Microsoft is looking for people to test it. What will those [...]

March 29, 2011

The three musketeers behind Xbox Kinect were asked by Channel 9 to talk a bit about Kinect’s success and its future! The most interesting [...]


One of the upcoming core game experiences with Kinect is Heavy Fire: Afghanistan, a game that is based on the popular Wiiware title: Heavy [...]


Earlier, we already discussed the announcement of Kung Fu Panda 2 and that we know the official game description: In an original story players [...]

March 28, 2011

A scientific paper titled: “Real-Time Human Pose Recognition in Parts from Single Depth Images“, published at Microsoft Research in Cambridge, describes how Kinect learning [...]

A new trailer and some in-game screenshots!

The past few days have been very good for people looking out for hardcore Kinect game “Rise of Nightmares”: First we found out a [...]

Kinect could be used to draw beatiful organic shapes

We’ve seen a painting application for Kinect before, and although it looked pretty impressive I actually doubt it was real. Now there is a [...]

March 27, 2011
Kinect in a real-time performance is a pretty good idea

We’ve seen Kinect being used for a whole range of application other than gaming, even a few times for music videos. Now a group [...]

This week most popular: an article about Kinect 2!

This week our most popular article was about new job postings from Microsoft, hinting at the development of a new Kinect sensor!. Read on [...]

Let's hope 2011 will still be the year of kinect

Microsoft has said a few times before (here, here and here) that ‘2011 will absolutely the year of Kinect‘. However it’s almost April now [...]

March 26, 2011

Michael Jackson has been associated with dancing more often than not, and Ubisoft – the creator of the upcoming Kinect game: Michael Jackson: The [...]


Kinect is opening up a can of awesomeness for people around the world. Either they are now able to showcase things that were otherwise [...]

March 25, 2011

All the fun of the fair is coming to Kinect a week earlier than expected! Carnival Games: Monkey See Monkey Do, which releases exclusively [...]

Finally some details about this Kinect horror game!

Little was known about SEGA’s upcoming Kinect horror game ‘Rise of Nightmare’. We did a little article about it back in Septembers, in which [...]

Kinect English tool South Africa

Microsoft has introduced Kinect to primary classrooms in South Africa to encourage children to use English at school. The classrooms have been equipped with Kinect cameras and [...]

March 24, 2011
In Forza 4, this car might look TEN times nicer than in Forza 3

Forza 4 is going to be totally awesome. Forza 3 already was a powerhouse of a game, and the next iteration of the game [...]


Namco Bandai just released an upcoming add-on pack for Dr.Kawashima’s Body and Brain Exercises exclusively on Xbox 360′s Kinect! Besides the released Higher Learning [...]

March 23, 2011

Our friends at Rare are doing a great job with their Kinect Sports game release, that’s been selling millions ever since its launch. Unfortunately, [...]

kinect 2

According to recent job postings on Microsoft’s career page, it appears that the company is looking for people with knowledge regarding Kinect-related technology. Of [...]