Xbox One voice command list
Xbox One voice command list

Xbox. Make me a cup of tea. Ok, so next-gen isn’t quite that advanced yet but it can pretty much do most things if you ask it nicely. The voice commands are well integrated in to the console’s... Continue Reading »

YouTube App for Xbox One from launch
YouTube App for Xbox One from launch

The clue is kind of in the title really, but if further clarification is needed, the Xbox One will launch with its YouTube app available from day one. The YouTube app will allow Xbox One owners to view... Continue Reading »

Major Nelson shows us how quickly you can redeem an Xbox One QR code
Major Nelson shows us how quickly you can redeem an Xbox One QR code

Major Nelson has posted a new Vine clip on his blog, which shows us just how quickly Kinect 2.0 can scan Xbox One codes such as Gold memberships. Check out the clip below and let us know your thoughts... Continue Reading »

An evening with the Xbox One and a few friends
An evening with the Xbox One and a few friends

In just over two weeks the Xbox One will finally launch and I’ve yet to grab some hands-on time with the new black box from Microsoft. Sure I’ve seen the live stream unveil, the E3 coverage... Continue Reading »

Fighter Within steps into the ring with a new gameplay trailer
Fighter Within steps into the ring with a new gameplay trailer

Round 1. FIGHT! From the looks of this brand new gameplay trailer Fighter Within looks great, but I have some severe reservations about how you control your fighter with Xbox One’s Kinect and so... Continue Reading »

What makes Kinect 2.0 tick?
What makes Kinect 2.0 tick?

Want to know more about the tech behind Kinect 2.0 and why you shouldn’t just write it off before you’ve even tried it? Then wander over to Microsoft’s tech blog to read about “Collaboration,... Continue Reading »

Battlefield 4 Xbox One Kinect controls include leaning
Battlefield 4 Xbox One Kinect controls include leaning

We already knew that there was some kind of Kinect functionality on Battlefield 4 for the Xbox One, well now DICE has confirmed exactly what that includes. Speaking with Xbox Wire, executive producer Patrick... Continue Reading »

Microsoft defend the Kinect and Xbox One bundle
Microsoft defend the Kinect and Xbox One bundle

Every console generation has its initial war and this time around the main battle ground is motion technology. With the Xbox One including a Kinect in every box, its forced the base cost up to a slightly... Continue Reading »

Illumi room too expensive for Xbox One
Illumi room too expensive for Xbox One

Some time before the Xbox One was on everybody lips, Microsoft showed off IllumiRoom, a prototype technology that uses a Kinect along with projectors to turn your living room into a giant living screen.... Continue Reading »

Xbox One can utilise 8 control pads at once!
Xbox One can utilise 8 control pads at once!

When Microsoft announced the Xbox One, much fuss was made about the huge changes that the control pad underwent to create the perfect experience, and rightly so from what we’ve seen and heard so... Continue Reading »

Kinect goes on tour with Nine Inch Nails
Kinect goes on tour with Nine Inch Nails

Nine Inch Nails have been using Kinect (and several other gadgets) during their festival tour to bring an enhanced experience to their fans, with Kinect handling the motion capture to project a live light... Continue Reading »

Microsoft announce Upload Studio
Microsoft announce Upload Studio

The DVR functionality inherent with the Xbox One is a feature many of us are really excited about. Today at gamescom however, more was revealed with the addition of Upload Studio. Using SmartGlass, players... Continue Reading »

Xbox One no longer needs Kinect and why this is bad
Xbox One no longer needs Kinect and why this is bad

In what seems to be another u-turn by Microsoft, Marc Whitten has confirmed that the Xbox One will no longer need Kinect plugged in to function. At this moment in time there are no plans to offer the Xbox... Continue Reading »

Xbox One Kinect Sports Rivals delayed until spring 2014
Xbox One Kinect Sports Rivals delayed until spring 2014

If you were hoping to get your Kinect on with the Xbox One and take to the virtual sporting arena at launch then prepare to be disappointed. Kinect Sports Rivals will be released in spring 2014! While... Continue Reading »

The power of Xbox One
The power of Xbox One

Just how will Microsoft recover from a poor unveiling of its newest console? No doubt this question is on many Xbox fans’ minds, well the ones that are big enough to admit that their allegiance to the... Continue Reading »

Ryse: Son of Rome receives an interactive comic book
Ryse: Son of Rome receives an interactive comic book

Announced during a panel at San Diego Comic-Con the comic, Ryse: Sword of Damocles, is available now at xbox.com. The interactive comic includes some collectibles that can be redeemed in-game for multiplayer... Continue Reading »

Angry Birds are bringing their Star Wars antics to Xbox this winter
Angry Birds are bringing their Star Wars antics to Xbox this winter

Well, it was always going to happen wasn’t it! Angry Birds Star Wars, complete with ‘Better with Kinect’ integration, will be heading to Xbox 360. Will the force be strong with this one?... Continue Reading »

Grab a bundle of Kinect titles at 80% off!
Grab a bundle of Kinect titles at 80% off!

Kinect may be a bit of a running joke at the moment but that doesn’t mean we all hate the small sensor, besides there are some cracking games out there! Available now on the Marketplace there is... Continue Reading »

Friday fun: Kinect 2.0 – ‘The Watcher’
Friday fun: Kinect 2.0 – ‘The Watcher’

I think it’s fair to say that Kinect hasn’t got the biggest fan base out there and with Kinect 2.0 coming as standard with the Xbox One, Kinect has become a bit of a sticking point for some... Continue Reading »

Review: Doodle Jump for Kinect
Review: Doodle Jump for Kinect

Lima Sky have teamed up with Smoking Gun interactive to create a title which is perfect for Kinect If you have ever owned a smartphone there is a good chance that one of your first games would have been... Continue Reading »