We offer you
everything KINECT in one place!

/ / v /

Rumor: Codename: Kingdoms, a first person Kinect 'core' game


Post Reply 
Rumor: Codename: Kingdoms, a first person Kinect 'core' game
05-06-2011, 05:39 PM
Post: #1
Rumor: Codename: Kingdoms, a first person Kinect 'core' game
Earlier this week, an anonymous source told Gamasutra that Crysis game developer Crytek is working on a Kinect melee game for more than two years. Codename: Kingdoms as the game is called, was one of the important exclusive announcements of Microsoft on last year's E3. Crytek is reportedly preparing to present Codename: Kingdoms at Microsoft's E3 press conference early next month, present it as being a Kinect core game that is.

The source claimed that in the "next few weeks," the Budapest studio, which has been working on the first-person melee Kinect game Codename: Kingdoms, will shrink from 80 workers to 30-35. Gamasutra writes that, the headcount reduction is believed to come after Codename: Kingdoms publisher Microsoft Game Studios made a "sudden decision" to have Crytek move the development of the game from Budapest to Crytek's Frankfurt studio.
Codename Kingdoms: Kinect-ed?
Watch the trailer below, to get excited for this game (with or without Kinect support, the trailer looks to deliver on a quality game for sure):


Originally the game was announced last year, with no mention of Kinect support at all. Do you feel this could be the big hit game reveal that would convince a lot of gamers to get Kinected? Or do you feel this rumor is simply untrue, and if so: why?

Earlier today, we were able reveal a steering wheel accessory that is compatible with Forza Motorsport 4 and is expected to be available around E3 2011 as well.

From 123 Kinect Article: Rumor: Codename: Kingdoms, a first person Kinect 'core' game
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Quote this message in a reply


NOTE: Responding to threads is only done through Disqus in the Kinect News forum - to keep it in sync with he frontpage comments (no registration required):
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  Rumor: Kinect SDK Beta release is imminent Istran 0 38 Yesterday 07:48 PM
Last Post: Istran
  E3 2011 Rumor: Microsoft set to "serve the hardcore" with Kinect at E3? Clemens 0 23 Yesterday 12:54 PM
Last Post: Clemens
  Rumor: Kinect will scan your body and create surrogates raluca 0 30 05-14-2011 10:00 PM
Last Post: raluca
  Cabela's Hunting game coming to Kinect - will include new peripheral Istran 0 67 05-11-2011 07:26 PM
Last Post: Istran
  Rumor: Zumba Fitness 2 heading to Kinect raluca 0 51 05-11-2011 05:53 PM
Last Post: raluca
  Kinect dancing game featuring BeyoncĂ© aborted legreffer 0 59 05-10-2011 02:07 PM
Last Post: legreffer

Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)