A new vision for the future comes to life today as Microsoft Corp. unveils Xbox One, the all-in-one gaming and entertainment system created for today and the next generation. At Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Wash., the company showcased how Xbox One puts you at the center of all your games, TV, movies, music, sports and Skype.
“Xbox One is designed to deliver a whole new generation of blockbuster games, television and entertainment in a powerful, all-in-one device,” said Don Mattrick, president, Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft. “Our unique, modern architecture brings simplicity to the living room and, for the first time ever, the ability to instantly switch across your games and entertainment.”
Rewrite Majors history by defeating golfing legends in Tiger Woods PGA TOUR 14, watch Prophet take the fight to CELL soldiers using a combination of the Nanosuit and lethal weapons, learn how you will throw parties in your dorm and flirt at the student union in The Sims 3 University Life and see why Dead Space 3 is better with Kinect in this week’s episode of EA UPDATE.
“Kinect Sesame Street TV” invites children into an interactive TV experiences where they not only watch their favourite Sesame Street episodes, but also engage with beloved characters including Big Bird, Grover, Oscar and more. The magic of Kinect for Xbox 360 transforms passive viewing into active participation, encouraging children to use their gestures voices and bodies to interact with educational content on the screen, completely controller-free.
“Kinect Nat Geo TV” blends world-renowned Nat Geo WILD TV programs with intuitive Kinect for Xbox 360 technology, transporting children and their families to animal habitats around the world to inspire a sense of wonder and excitement about nature. Through the magic of “reach in and explore” interactivity on Kinect, kids do more than just watch television — they will engage, play and learn using their full bodies, gestures and voices, completely controller-free
Xbox Live is offering discounts on Fruit Ninja Kinect and all its Add Ons as part of it’s Xbox Live Countdown to 2013. You can get Fruit Ninja Kinect today for 400 Microsoft Points or $5. Each of the DLC packs are available for 80 MSP.
If that’s not enough for you then you can also get the excellent boat racer, Hydro Thunder for 400 MSP, Rock of Ages for 200 MSp, Mini Ninja Adventures for 400 MSP and the Kinect game Leedmees for 200 MSP. Games aplenty on the cheap. If you got Microsoft Points for Xmas well there is the most bang for your digital buck.
Find partner! Fire stasis! Attack enemy! Visceral Games, an Electronic Arts Inc. studio, today announced that the first big blockbuster launch of 2013 , Dead Space™ 3, will be available exclusively on Kinect™ for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. The all-new Kinect functionality further immerses players into the Dead Space universe by allowing players to use simple voice commands to help a friend from the onslaught of horrors and thrills that awaits them in this spine-tingling new adventure. Dead Space 3 featuring Kinect will make it easier for co-op partners to give each other health or ammo, find objectives, revive one another and more when the game launches February 8, 2013.
Majesco Entertainment Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of video games for the mass market and makers of the best-selling Zumba® Fitness video game franchise, is showcasing five extraordinary Zumba® instructors who appear as in-game avatars within the new Zumba® Fitness Core video game. United by their passion for Zumba and committed to causes that have very personal meaning for each of them, these Zumba® instructors are true heroes who are helping to make a difference for the larger community:
Beth Hochstein is a Zumba instructor with Parkinson’s Disease who teaches Zumba® classes for people with Parkinson’s Disease;
Diana Walton is a Zumba instructor and breast cancer survivor who regularly hosts Party in Pink™ Zumbathon™ charity events to raise money for breast cancer research;
Michael Bertrand is a Zumba instructor with Asperger’s Syndrome who regularly hosts Zumbathon™ charity events to raise money for Autism research;
Annie Gurrola is a full-time active duty soldier in the United States Army and volunteers her time teaching Zumba classes to soldiers and their spouses;
Shelly Ruch is a Zumba instructor and breast cancer survivor who hosts Party in Pink™ fundraising events for breast cancer research and teaches Zumba classes that include other cancer survivors.
Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth already came out for the Kinect and Playstation Move. Now it’s up for the Wii U at its launch. Above is a launch trailer for this title on that system. Below is a fun video of Stan Lee having a go at fighting as some of his greatest creations. Take a look and make it part of your purchasing if you’re picking up Nintendo’s newest system.
Nike+ Kinect Training brings personalized training workouts like those provided to elite Nike athletes, into your home. And with the Nike+ Kinect Training app you can now access all of your console activity, on the move. You can track your program progress, explore your workouts, get Challenge reminders, connect and cheer on friends and prepare for upcoming sessions.
STAY ON TRACK Check your previous activities, see overall progress towards your goal and find out when is your next scheduled workout.
CELEBRATE ACHIEVEMENTS View your trophies, earn praise from top Nike athletes with attaboys, and share all of these moments on Twitter and Facebook.
EXPLORE YOUR FUEL PRINT Measure your fitness like never before. Track your progress, explore your Fitness and Athleticism scores and see your improvement over time.
COMPETE WITH FRIENDS Check how you stack up against your friends in the weekly challenge or how you measure up in the leaderboards.
STAY CONNECTED Add friends to your Nike+ community, explore their workout activity and then cheer them on to do more.
GET TRAINER TIPS Receive motivation from your trainer as you work through your program, and learn what it takes to reach your personal goals.
Note: The Nike+ Kinect Training application is designed to work exclusively with Nike+ Kinect Training for Xbox 360.