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Microsoft still not sure 3D has any value for the Xbox 360

06/27/2011, To 3D or not to 3D? That is the question that Microsoft is asking itself. While competitors Sony and Nintendo are pushing 3D in the living room and on the go respectively, Microsoft’s Xbox 360 has yet to actively support the extra layer of depth....

Microsoft: no plans to build a portable Xbox

06/27/2011, Nintendo has its 3DS and Sony will have its PS Vita by the end of this year. What does Microsoft have to say about portable gaming? According to Microsoft’s COO Dennis Durkin, the answer is not much. Citing the Nintendo 3DS, Durkin says that...

ExEn ports XNA games over to iOS

06/24/2011, Ever wished you could play your favorite Xbox 360, Windows or Windows 7 games on your iOS device? Well that may all become a reality thanks to a programmer named Andrew Russell. He is developing ExEn, an open source software that allows developers to port...

Nope, Crytek isn’t making any next-gen Xbox games

06/20/2011, Well, that was quick. Last week there was ripple within the gaming community that indicated Crytek was already working on TimeSplitters 4 for the next Xbox 360. Speaking to IGN, Crytek denies that it has any next-generation hardware development kits from...

Kinect SDK used to create Twitter client

06/17/2011, The Official Kinect SDK was only released yesterday and it looks like folks have already started getting busy with it. James Pfaff, an intern at Microsoft came up with a simple Twitter client for the Kinect. He used hand gestures to select the characters,...

Microsoft Kinect SDK officially released

06/16/2011, We previously wrote about Microsoft releasing the official Kinect SDK today, and it looks like the rumors were spot on. Microsoft has released the beta version of the official Kinect SDK on the Microsoft Research website today. Designed for non-commercial...

Kinect Windows SDK arriving tomorrow?

06/16/2011, Microsoft has previously made it known that it’ll be releasing the official Kinect SDK to developers sometime this year, but there hasn’t been any official date mentioned yet, until now. The official SDK that will allow Kinect developers to...

Gears of War will never come to the PS3

06/15/2011, Bad news for PlayStation 3 gamers who were holding out for Epic Games to bring its Gears of War 3 franchise to the Sony do-it-all box. Cliff Bleszinski or “CliffyB” as he is so often called says the third-person chainsaw-gunning series will...

Rumor: Xbox 360 successor to debut at E3 2012

06/14/2011, E3 2011’s over. If you were sleeping under a rock, you can catch up on all Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo’s press conferences at Ubergizmo’s live.ubergizmo.com channel (it’s still up there, for now). While Nintendo and Sony both...

Duke Nukem Forever reviews pour in, game is a flop

06/13/2011, Duke Nukem Forever had the rare chance of living up to everybody’s expectations. The game was literally vaporware until Gearbox and 2K games picked it up and decided to finish the game that started development way back in 1997. You’ve seen...

E3 2011: tons of HD-remakes, not many worth your time or money

06/08/2011, One of the biggest trends we see at E3 is that publishers are not afraid to remaster old video games (in some cases, as recent as old as only two years) with high definition graphics, new gameplay and added content. That’s fine and all, as HD is...

Gears of War theme for Xbox 360

06/07/2011, When I first laid my eyes on the graphics in Gears of War, I was totally blown away. Here we are with a super realistic rendition of a dark and grim world so many years into the future, and the hope of the whole earth lies in the fate of your hands...