Games for Kinect Here are some of the first games for kinect introduced by Xbox 360; there are some great games for Kinect due out in the very near future. Star Wars Kinect is due for release December 31 2010 and Michael Jackson –The Experience is due for release February 15th 2011.
Sports Kinect Sports Rating 9.4 out of 10 Turn your living room into a worldclass stadium, bowling alley, and soccer pitch or track-and-field arena. With ―Kinect Sports‖ you’re not only the star player; you are the controller — through the magic of Kinect for Xbox 360. See a ball? Kick it. Spike it. Even give it a little topspin. ―Kinect Sports‖ features soccer, beach volleyball, bowling, table tennis, track and field, and boxing. Simple, intuitive and instantly fun, ―Kinect Sports‖ delivers the ultimate party experience — whether you are trying to outmaneuver the goalie to win the soccer match or cheering on your friends at ringside. The first full-body, controller-free sports game, ―Kinect Sports‖ is so real, you will almost feel the wind in your hair as you fly over hurdles and the sand in your toes as you set, bump and spike your way to volleyball victory. Kinect Sports is the top game kinect has releases and it comprises a series of six mini-games: soccer, bowling, table tennis, volleyball, track and field and boxing, which are different to those on the Wii. What is also different is that Kinect is able to detect whole body motions – it focuses on 48 different points – Games for Kinect
which is why it can provide players with a much more realistic experience of the game or sport. To play the game correctly you need to use the whole body, just like when you play for real. When playing volleyball you need to use the hands in the same way you would handle the ball, and when playing football you have to kick the ball as though you were playing the game for real.
Your Shape Fitness Evolved-Rating 8.4 out of 10 Your Shape Fitness Evolved is a fitness-simulation game for Xbox 360 that is designed to deliver 3D, controller-free fitness simulation experience like no other. Built around the camera, depth sensors and multi-array microphone of the Microsoft Kinect sensor peripheral,* the game allows for real-time motion capture of the players movements, facial recognition and both voice and interactive menu commands. This combined with Ubisoft's Player Projection Technology, which enables the Kinect sensor to track up to a million data points on the player's body, results in low lag and total player immersion in what is destined to be the most challenging fitness-simulation game to date. Additional features include: in-game instructors, multiple exercise classes, workouts created by real experts, progress tracking and multiplayer support. Deca Sports Freedom
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Rating 3 out of 10
Ten sports. Zero controllers. Play your favorite sports with complete freedom to move in this first Deca collection designed for Xbox Kinect. Swing rackets, spike volleyballs, throw uppercuts, glide across the ice, and much more as you play each game with complete realism. Choose from Tennis, Boxing, Figure Skating, Archery, Snowboard Cross, Mogul Skiing, Dodge Ball, Kendo, Beach Volleyball, and Paintball. If you do well, your avatar will score perks just like a real athlete, earning licensed Adidas apparel to wear in-game. If you do really well, your avatar can even take the clothes outside the Deca Motion Sports Play for Real No controllers. No equipment. No gear. Just real sports played the real way, and all you need is Microsoft Kinect. This collection shows off Kinect at its purest, bringing six sports to life right in your living room. Run, jump, duck, dodge, and soar through over 40 challenges that put your physical skills to the test. You'll dodge defenders and race to the end zone in football, flash fancy footwork in soccer, and work that jab in boxing. You can also hop on horseback, hit the slopes, and even hang-glide. You'll go from unknown to superstar as your every performance is broadcast on the in-game TV channel. EA Sports Active 2 â€“Rating 6.2 out of 10 EA SPORTS Active 2 with Total Body Tracking features an innovative wireless control system powered by motion sensors in leg and arm straps that provide complete freedom of motion. Additionally, it will feature a heart rate monitor that provides constant on-screen monitoring, allowing users to capture intensity and optimize performance over time. Exercise Games for Kinect
hands-free and customize your workout with your own fitness equipment! EA SPORTS Active 2 tracks your fitness data online via automatic uploads to your online profile and allows you to share your data and connect with other users through workout groups - all while reaching your own personal fitness goals. Create unlimited customizable workouts with over 70 exercises and activities to choose from, including foundational exercises like squats, lunges, and bicep curls and fun fitness activities such as mountain boarding, basketball, and boxing
Zumba Fitness- Rating 4.6 out of 10 Join the party with Zumba Fitness, a one-of-a-kind, dance fitness workout set to sexy, high-energy Latin and International music. Find your rhythm and let go as Zumba instructor fan favorites Gina Grant, Tanya Beardsley and Zumba's creator Beto guide you through 30 routines that will work you into a sweat and make you forget you're even exercising. Featuring exclusive music and choreography, Zumba Fitness for Microsoft Kinect* lets you see yourself on screen and naturally dance controller-free in an ultra fun interactive fitness party that's focused on the joy of movement. The Biggest Loser Ultimate Workout â€“ Rating 7 out of 10 The Biggest Loser: Ultimate Workout is an exercise simulation Games for Kinect
game for Xbox 360, based on the popular The Biggest Loser television series. Utilizing seamless physical player movements only possible with Kinect for Xbox 360, The Biggest Loser: Ultimate Workout is designed to evolve along with the player's exercise routine. Featuring the cast and trainers from the TV show, the game's 125+ exercises, 2-4 player support via Xbox LIVE, new challenges, customization and more the game provides a fun and healthy exercise outlet suitable for every member of the family, regardless of their weight, physical ability or age.
Kinect Party Games Game Party- Rating n/a Just released Game Party is now BIGGER, BETTER and MORE FUN than ever before on Kinect for Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. Game Party: In Motion brings everyone's favorite party games directly into their living room and with no controller required players can jump right into the fun. With numerous games to choose from there is something for all ages and skill levels to play. Game Party: In Motion allows family and friends to connect, play and get the party started!
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Dance Central- Rating 9.2 out of 10 Dance Central™, exclusively for ―Kinect‖ for Xbox 360, is the first real dance game experience that is fun, social and for everyone! Brought to you by Harmonix, the developers who created the world-wide blockbuster Rock Band™, Dance Central is the first immersive dance video game that features and tracks full-body dance moves. Completely free from any controller, every routine has authentic choreography for beginners and experts alike to master, alongside a killer soundtrack that spans today’s current pop, hip-hop and R&B artists. Take it step-by-step with Break It Down or jump right in and start performing for your family and friends. Either way, you won’t just learn dance moves, you’ll own the dance floor! Dance Masters – Rating 9.2 out of 10 DanceMasters will offer users the ultimate dance club vibe. Kinect for Xbox 360 allows players to watch their actions in real time and also save two of their original routines for use as back-up dancers in the game, no controllers required. As players dance in tune to the game's music, they can also take snapshots of their favorite dance poses, save to local albums and share the fun with friends. Utilizing Xbox LIVE for the Xbox Games for Kinect
360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, players can also challenge up to four friends around the world and enhance their experience with dance sequences, theme packs and more. Michael Jackson Due for Release February 15 2011. Michael Jackson The Experience is a dance and party game for Xbox 360, which with the help of Kinect for Xbox 360, allows players of all abilities to get into the groove and perhaps even attain the level of the King of Pop himself. Designed as a complete Michael Jackson game play experience, the game features a wealth of unforgettable hits, which the motion capture capabilities of the Kinect system and microphone functionality allow you to dance and sing to, just like Michael did. Additional features include: player projection technology that puts you in the game, authentic Michael Jackson choreography, costumes and imagery and a practice mode.
Kinect Games for Kids Here are some of the best kinect games for kids. Kinect is the best hands free gaming controller on the market. Kinect has been on the market for a short while, but check out the Kinect reviews to see how much fun the new Xbox Kinect really is. Kinectimals Rating 8.8 out of 10
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A wide-eyed Bengal tiger cub cocks its head to the side and playfully peers at you. Memories of your first trip to the zoo come rushing back. Through the magic of Kinect that furry tiger cub is in your living room and about to become your best friend. ―Kinectimals‖ invites children, their parents and animal lovers of all ages to build lasting friendships with some of the world’s most exotic creatures. Just like real pets, your ―Kinectimals‖ will come running when they hear your voice, respond to commands such as ―jump,‖ ―roll over‖ and ―play dead,‖ and purr with joy when you scratch them behind their ears. Joy Ride – Rating 6.4 out of 10 ―Kinect Joy Ride,‖ the first controller-free racing game, will take you and your friends on the ride of your lives — no driver’s license required. ―Kinect Joy Ride‖ combines wild kart racing excitement with the effortless fun of full-body gaming possible only with Kinect for Xbox 360. ―Kinect Joy Ride‖ reinvents driving and kart racing by adding massive jumps and fullbody stunts to the classic kart racing action. With a host of cool features and game modes you can find your inner Andretti by going solo, pick up a co-pilot, or team up with your friends and family to take on the world. Games for Kinect
―Kinect Joy Ride‖ takes the thrilling driving experience off the track and into your living room as you bend, twist and move your body to hug the curves, jump through obstacles and show off your acrobatic skills — when you get your whole body into it, you are the car! Make sure you enter your name into win Star Wars Kinect.
Sonic Free Riders –Rating 6.4 out of 10 Kinect’s unique motion sensor means Sonic Free Riders will see family and friends controlling their fully customizable hover board or bike by twisting, turning and jumping in an exhilarating race to be the first to cross the finish line! Choosing from one of your favorite Sonic characters, or your own Avatar, you can reach out and grab a variety of pickups along the course. By throwing, shaking, or swinging your arms to launch your items, you can gain the competitive edge over your rivals in high octane single or multiplayer races.
Brunswick Pro Bowling-
Release December 7 2010
Brunswick Pro Bowling is a bowling simulation game for Xbox 360 that utilizes the motion capture and control capabilities of the Xbox 360 Games for Kinect
Kinect motion control system. The result is addictive game play that is both realistic and entertaining for the whole family, with the extreme sensitivity of the Xbox 360 Kinect allowing players to roll their ball virtually any way that they could do so in a real bowling alley. Additional features include: detailed environments filled with interesting characters, multiple mode settings, character customization and even bumpers for kids, or others needing help staying out of the gutter. Adrenalin Misfits-Rating 8 out of 10 Adrenalin Misfits thrusts gamers into 7 unbelievable fantasy worlds with exciting boarding battles in amazing environments. Compete in cross boarding action through freestyle, time and collection challenges against boss characters each with unique abilities. Battle Boss’ from around the world growing your abilities and gaining more impressive boards each with their own special features. Win a race, steal that boss’ board and do battle to collect all 60. Natal controls mean anyone can play because your body is the controller. The Natal camera reads your body’s natural motions converting them into character actions on screen. It’s not just a race, it’s a battle! Harry Potter – 5 out of 10 rating The time for learning is over. The time to meet your destiny has arrived. The Harry Potter saga builds to its thrilling conclusion in this game based on Games for Kinect
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part I. The stakes have never been higher for Harry, and Deathly Hallows takes the franchise in a new direction centered on furious wand-based combat. You're on the run right from the start in a desperate quest to destroy Voldemort's Horcruxes. Battle Dementors, Death Eaters and other powerful enemies with only your wand to help you. Use potions, your Invisibility Cloak, and more while you stare down your destiny as the only one who can defeat Voldemort.
Kinect Action Fighters Uncaged â€“Rating 6 out of 10 Fighters Uncaged is an unique and gritty tournament style fighting game exclusive for Xbox 360 that delivers 100% controller-free action via the body mapping and motion capture capabilities of Microsoft Kinect*. The game features 70 real martial arts move -including punches, kicks, defensive actions and more -that the player instantly triggers in-game against opponents by performing the actual move in front of the Kinect sensor. Additional features include intense combo possibilities, special voice activated moves, over-the-top opponents and multiplayer support, including co-op and online leaderboard functionality on Xbox LIVE. Make sure you enter your name into win Star Wars Kinect and I will give you a monthly newsletter on what new kinect games are due for release.
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