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This is the best move for Xbox and Xbox fanboys are crying about it. This is going to sell consoles, more consoles sold, more developers will want to develop for it, more developers, more games.

...Oh silly me, I forgot, video game consoles aren't about video games, they are about unnecessary DRM, gesture control, and television!rolleyes.gif
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Originally Posted by Cheezman View Post

This is the best move for Xbox and Xbox fanboys are crying about it. This is going to sell consoles, more consoles sold, more developers will want to develop for it, more developers, more games.

...Oh silly me, I forgot, video game consoles aren't about video games, they are about unnecessary DRM, gesture control, and television!rolleyes.gif
Sounds like you forgot to take your meds this morning and you were reading a bit of 1984. smile.gif
post #133 of 252
With Kinect or not only exclusive games decide the console's worth.
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wait a minute what is going on here

isnt companies supposed to announce added features and hardware in the run up to release ?

all M$ is doing is announcing what its removing from xbox in the run up to release date

is this marketing via trolling?
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Originally Posted by obsidian86 View Post

wait a minute what is going on here

isnt companies supposed to announce added features and hardware in the run up to release ?

all M$ is doing is announcing what its removing from xbox in the run up to release date

is this marketing via trolling?
Removing at consumers request...
post #136 of 252
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Originally Posted by Wicked x Josh View Post

Its going to be the same as the Xbox 360 and PS3. PS3 seemed better on paper but in the end 360 usually won in just about everything.

The X360's stronger GPU and better designed memory architecture had a lot of part. The PS3's only superiority was in the Cell.
   
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wait a minute what is going on here

isnt companies supposed to announce added features and hardware in the run up to release ?

all M$ is doing is announcing what its removing from xbox in the run up to release date

is this marketing via trolling?

The added feature is appeal to consumers.
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Removing at consumers request...

Spot on. Most of times consumer demands more features in a product,but in Xbox One's case its rather opposite. Consumer wanted to remove the features.
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Originally Posted by l88bastar View Post

Ohh give me a friggin break. Make a Have to Have title which uses all kinds of awesome Kinect features and the Kinect will sell like hotcakes. So far I have seen total lazy implementation of the Kinect features. For example, the dead rising game shows how you can yell at zombies....woopdie dooo! You can yell at zombies with the headset too, so where is the ground breaking kinect feature?

Im a gamer for 30 years and the last thing I want to do after a hard day of work is play silly dancing games. I want to relax in my lazyboi, drink a beer and be actively entertained, which is what 99% of console gamers want to do.

If M$ really wanted to sell Kinects they should have implemented it into Forza and COD Ghosts so you can have head tracking like TRACK IR does on the PC. Being able to turn your head and look around the game world is so IMMERSIVE with TrackIR, and all MS had to do was put that feature into Forza & COD Ghosts and they would have sold Kinect to the masses and given Sony a run for their money.

Face it, their vision for Kinect was for a dynamic Bio-Advertisement / NSA warrantless spy device and NOT the grand gaming appendage that all the Fanbois envisioned.

I will not give you a break because you basically reiterated what I said.

The fact that it was there would have been more of a push to include it in a game. Sure some devs would have just sat on their laurels and put in bogus crap, but now the incentive isn't there they aren't going to waste their time potentially upping the ante since not everyone will have it anyway.

Again, no you may not have a break sir. biggrin.gif

Also why do people keep bringing up this whole NSA crap. Unplug the damn thing if you're so worried about it.

Bunch of babies.
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