Next-Level Karaoke Bar Has Kinect, Microsoft Surfaces and a 103-Inch TV

I love karaoke, but it amuses me how many joints don't even have a digital songlist, instead favoring a cheapskate telephone book of songs. Hong Kong's completely pimped the karaoke bar, with Panasonic's 103-inch TV, Kinect and Microsoft Surface. » 12/21/10 4:40am 12/21/10 4:40am

How Kinect Got an Autistic Kid Gaming

GamingNexus editor John Yan has a four-year-old son with a mild form of autism. The little guy's tried to play 360 and PS3 but has trouble getting a hold on the controllers. With Kinect, though, he was an instant pro. » 11/10/10 3:20pm 11/10/10 3:20pm

These Five New Kinect Games Arriving Next Year Look Preeeetty Awesome

At Tokyo Game Show, Microsoft demoed five new titles for Xbox 360's Kinect. If anyone's been on the fence about buying into the whole "interpretative dance-gaming thing", they might just change their minds after hearing of some of these. » 9/16/10 5:20am 9/16/10 5:20am

Xbox 360 Kinect Motion Controller Comes November 4 at $150

Microsoft's locked down their Kinect pricing, availability and bundling, and it's pretty much what everyone knew. It's $150 on November 4 for the standalone, and $300 bundled with a 4GB version of the new, smaller Xbox. » 7/20/10 12:00pm 7/20/10 12:00pm

Play Kinect at Macy's Next Week

If you aren't lucky enough to live by one of the five official Microsoft stores (the only locations we've heard have Kinect on display), 13 different Macy's stores will be hosting Kinect demos on July 15th. We wish we had a full list of locations for you. Sadly, we don't. [ChipChick] » 7/09/10 9:43am 7/09/10 9:43am

Kinect Priced at $150 On Microsoft's Online Store

Been wondering how much Microsoft Kinect for the Xbox 360 will cost? Wonder no more, as they've slapped a $150 sign on their very own online store—though haven't exactly confirmed it publicly. » 6/22/10 4:43am 6/22/10 4:43am

Why It's Sad Sony Lost the Videogame Hardware Race at E3

E3's biggest loser? It's Sony. They've been lagging behind for years overall, but to lose at hardware, their strongest suit? What a pity. » 6/18/10 5:01pm 6/18/10 5:01pm

How To Piss Off An Xbox 360 Kinect User

The Xbox 360 Kinect has a rather neat voice-control feature. It lets you switch TV channels, pause games, and do just about everything you'd normally do with a remote control. Including pissing off your friends. » 6/17/10 12:40am 6/17/10 12:40am

Kinect Pricing Leaked At $150

Apparently someone at GameStop got a little trigger happy and posted the product page for Xbox Kinect early, revealing a $150 price tag. That sounds about right, but at $99 it'd be a guaranteed home run. [Gamestop via Engadget] » 6/14/10 3:47pm 6/14/10 3:47pm

The New Xbox 360 in Person: So Glossy It Hurts

The new Xbox. Oh dear. It's like if Sony designed the Wii. And it even feels a little 2006! Jet black, shiny, glossy, fingerprint-y, except for the Aliens-ish vent on one side. I think I miss the old white Xbox. » 6/14/10 3:31pm 6/14/10 3:31pm