Larry ‘Major Nelson’ Hryb of Microsoft scanned himself using Kinect 2.0 into Kinect Sports Rivals. Here’s a side by side comparison I made.
We have no plans for that. We are 100 per cent all in on Kinect.
Kinect No Longer Mandatory for Xbox One Use
Microsoft have announced that the Kinect camera will no longer have to be plugged in for the Xbox One to function.
Xbox One’s Kinect sensor has ten times the power of its predecessor.
The Kinect itself brings a lot of different capabilities as well and I will like to see what I can do with the voice command, and the movement with the gestures and see what we can do with that.
A patent has been registered by Microsoft called a “environmental display” that is said to project 360 degree game worlds across all the walls in your room. Using projector technology, it will also be compatible with a 3D detecting camera which tracks light, similar to the Kinect. Could this be one of the features of the rumoured Kinect 2 and it’s 3D glasses?
Move Support Dropped in NBA 2K13
PlayStation Move support has been dropped from NBA 2K13 whilst Kinect support for the Xbox 360 version is introduced.
Here is the second alleged leaked screenshot of the Xbox 720 dev kit. The image carries the rumoured ‘Durango' codename. This latest potential leak appears to be showing the rumoured next version of Kinect in it’s early stages. You can check out the first blurry leak through this link.