All News tagged with 'Kinect'

May 2019 Delistings: Minecraft Story Mode and Power Rangers Super Samurai

You'd think it would be an ideal time to try and bury bad news, but May has seen just one Xbox Live Arcade game and an Xbox 360 Game on Demand removed from the Microsoft Store.

Posted 14 days ago by Rebecca Smith, 28 comments

JDTV Now Working Again in Just Dance 2014 on Xbox 360

Ubisoft appears to have had a change of heart and has turned on the JDTV servers once again, making the achievements obtainable until the servers close for good.

Posted 7 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 17 comments

New Xbox Releases: Week Beginning October 22nd, 2018

This week is a rarity for new releases. There are ten titles showing up this week, and only three of them are only available digitally.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 37 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

Celebrate in-game characters' birthdays with real-life achievements, with two opportunities this week to grab the "Go Shorty" achievement in Dance Central 3.

Posted 8 months ago by James Kearle, 0 comments

Just Dance 2017 and Just Dance 2018 Servers Closing on Xbox 360

On November 19th, the servers will be closed for Just Dance 2017 (Xbox 360) and Just Dance 2018 (Xbox 360). The Xbox One version of both titles will not be affected.

Posted 8 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 23 comments

Just Dance 2014, 2015 and 2016 Server Closures Announced

A wave of server closures will hit the Just Dance series in November, with all versions of Just Dance 2014, all versions of Just Dance 2015 and the Xbox 360 version of Just Dance 2016 on the chopping block.

Posted 9 months ago by Kelly Packard, 45 comments

Happy Birthday to Michael Jackson: The Experience

Tomorrow, August 29th, is Michael Jackson's birthday and it's a date that some players will want to celebrate in Michael Jackson: The Experience to get a date specific achievement.

Posted 10 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Dance Central 3 Go Shorty Achievement Reminder

Along comes another chance to earn the Go Shorty achievement tomorrow in Dance Central 3, as it is MacCoy's birthday.

Posted 10 months ago by Megan Walton, 1 comment

Kichi's In Da Club Tomorrow for Dance Central 3

Tomorrow, July 24th, is the first and only opportunity this month to get the Go Shorty achievement online in Dance Central 3.

Posted 11 months ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Jaryn and Kerith are In Da Club Today for Dance Central 3

After a break last month where none of the characters had any birthdays, today is the first of two opportunities in June to get the Go Shorty achievement online.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Taye's the Shorty You Need in Dance Central 3 Tomorrow

If you're one of the 9,792 players who have started Dance Central 3 but are yet to get the Go Shorty achievement, you'll want to mark March 9th down in your diary.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 0 comments

Today's The Day To Get "In Da Club" With Emilia In Dance Central 3

Those dancers among us still looking to earn Dance Central 3's Go Shorty achievement should pay attention as today's the day to get "In Da Club" with Emilia. If you miss it, there's still a couple more opportunities this month.

Posted 1 year ago by Andy Mills, 3 comments

Boom Ball 3 for Kinect Coming This Month

The developers call it "a perfect Xmas gift for those still clinging desperately to their Kinects." And for anyone who still wants to play on Kinect, it undoubtedly is.

Posted 1 year ago by Kevin Tavore, 3 comments

Games With Gold Titles Announced for December 2017

There's over a week left of November, but that hasn't stopped Major Nelson from revealing the next four titles in Microsoft's Games With Gold promotion.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 175 comments

Halo TMCC and Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminders

November 11th is a chance for players to progress towards the Elder Signs achievement in Halo: The Master Chief Collection, as well as unlocking Go Shorty in Dance Central 3.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith, 10 comments

Virtual Air Guitar Announces Two Kinect Titles: Boom Ball 3 and Kinect Funhouse

The folks over at Virtual Air Guitar Company may be geniuses. Amid the publicity of Kinect's much-foretold death as Microsoft ceases manufacturing of the peripheral, the Kinect-focused company has announced two new titles.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 12 comments

Microsoft Ceases Manufacturing of Xbox's Kinect

Microsoft has officially stopped manufacturing the Kinect. The news was exclusively revealed to Co.Design in an interview with Alex Kipman, creator of the Kinect, and Matthew Lapsen, GM of Xbox Devices Marketing.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 78 comments

Dance Central 3 Go Shorty Achievement Reminder

I think we can all agree, achievements are awesome. With hundreds of games available, it may be hard to keep track of certain achievements and when they can be unlocked. Luckily, we have you covered.

Posted 1 year ago by Will Cruz, 1 comment

Go Shorty Achievement Reminder for Dance Central 3

September 2nd is another opportunity to gain a date related achievement. In this case, it is for Go Shorty in Dance Central 3.

Posted 1 year ago by CognitiveCaveat, 1 comment

Behind the Scenes Look of Swish Swish for Just Dance 2018

If you feel the need to shake what yo’ mama gave ya, look no further than Just Dance 2018. Have you ever wondered just how Ubisoft produces such a colorful and fun experience? Prepare to find out.

Posted 1 year ago by Will Cruz, 2 comments

Michael Jackson: The Experience HAPPY BIRTHDAY Achievement Reminder

As it states in the achievement's description, all you'll need to do is play one game tomorrow on the late, great Michael Jackson's birthday, and the secret achievement worth 25 Gamerscore will be all yours.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 11 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder - Go Shorty

The time has come for another achievement reminder and this time it's for the Go Shorty Achievement in Dance Central 3.

Posted 1 year ago by Ashley Woodcock, 1 comment

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Announced for Xbox Play Anywhere

Microsoft has taken to Gamescom to announce Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection, an updated version of the Xbox 360 and Xbox One console editions of Zoo Tycoon. The title has been updated with 4K support and more.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 14 comments

Two Last-Gen Kinect Disney Games Revamped for Xbox Play Anywhere

At Gamescom Microsoft announced two additions to Play Anywhere that hail from a surprising place -- last-gen's Kinect library. (Re)meet Disneyland Adventures and Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 18 comments

Kinect Share Disabled, Takes Many Achievements With It

With almost 12 years gone since the Xbox 360 landed on the Marketplace, support and features for it are in a steady decline. Microsoft has announced that support for the Kinect Share feature has become officially disabled.

Posted 1 year ago by Kelly Packard, 153 comments

Nike+ Kinect Training Online Services To Be Closed Down

The online services for Nike+ Kinect Training will be coming to an end next month as Microsoft and Nike have announced they will be shutting down the game's servers.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 41 comments

Killer Instinct Next Fighter Teaser Trailer: Eagle

Killer Instinct revealed its newest fighter, Eagle, in a brief teaser trailer. Fans of the series will recall Eagle as Thunder’s brother and the foundation of the Fulgore cyborg.

Posted 2 years ago by Roland Chansen, 13 comments

Major Nelson Walks Us Through the Latest Xbox Update

All the new features and goodies of last months Xbox Insider update are now rolling out to the broader community. Major Nelson is here to walk us through the key features including Looking For Group, Xbox LIVE Arena, and more.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 31 comments

Air Guitar Warrior Review

Air Guitar Warrior is full of just about every metal trope you can imagine in the best way possible. You'll fight vikings, demons and Zeus, all while rocking out to the most metal of tracks.

Posted 2 years ago by Kevin Tavore, 11 comments

Xbox Insiders Update Rolling Out, Includes Arenas, Party Overlays and More

New features will be making their way to Xbox Insiders including Killer-Instinct tournaments, an option to enable a Party overlay, and improvements to the Looking for Group and Activity Feed features.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 34 comments

Dance Central 3 Date-Specific Achievement Reminder

It's everybody's favorite 2012 Kinect dancing title -- Dance Central 3! In the month of April there are two different opportunities to earn a time-specific achievement earned for dancing with a character on their birthday.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

Beam Streaming Schedule for Week Commencing April 3rd

We've got another fun-filled week of streaming the latest ID@Xbox releases planned for our Beam channel, starting later today when Rich and Jack check out Punch Club.

Posted 2 years ago by Dave Horobin, 2 comments

ID@Xbox Releases: Week Beginning March 27th, 2017

The last couple of weeks have been fairly quiet on the ID@Xbox front; not so this week. There are ten titles that will be available for download spanning a variety of genres.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 12 comments

Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect Shows the Lands You Will Travel Through

From mountains to jungle and even unicorn dominated cloud tops, a new trailer for Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect showcases some of the backdrops you will be venturing through.

Posted 2 years ago by Chanse Wareham, 2 comments

April's Games With Gold Announced

With just over a week left of March, we've learned what the April's Games With Gold are. Next month you'll be able to play as a Roman warrior, one of the four horseman, one of gaming's best children and everyone's fave assassin.

Posted 2 years ago by Andy Mills, 174 comments

Screenshot Saturday March 18th: Aven Colony, Grave, Thimbleweed Park and More

This weekend we had SXSW. Even though SXSW involves other forms of media as well as games, this didn't stop a massive 23 games from showcasing new gifs and screenshots of their work in progress.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith, 6 comments

Killer Instinct Details 3.7 Patch and Double XP Event

Killer Instinct has detailed their latest patch, 3.07, in video and text form and has also announced a Double XP event that will run from today through until Monday.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 14 comments

Air Guitar Warrior Coming Soon to Kinect

Virtual Air Guitar Company, seemingly the Lone Ranger of companies still pumping out titles for Kinect hardware, has announced the release date for their upcoming game Air Guitar Warrior for Kinect.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 21 comments

Dance Central 3 Achievement Reminder

As long as games have timed achievements, we will continue to remind you about them. In case you missed the dozens of other reminders about Dance Central 3, there is an opportunity to receive a timed achievement.

Posted 2 years ago by Kelly Packard, 0 comments

CDF Starfighter and CDF Starfighter Origins Gameplay Videos

A couple of gameplay videos have been released for CDF Starfighter and CDF Starfighter Origins, both upcoming space combat simulators that are being developed by MAG Studios.

Posted 2 years ago by Ashley Woodcock, 10 comments