Microsoft's Project Natal Is Officially Named "Kinect"Kyle VanHemert6/13/10 11:33pm180EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalinkWell, the leaks were right. At tonight's E3 kick-off party, Microsoft officially pulled the curtain off Kinect, formerly known as Project Natal. Kinect! Like "connect" and "kinetic" and "Kin." Among the first games to be shown off: Kinect Star Wars.