Kinect Sports

Spotlight

FeatureA Rare view of the future of Kinect

Scott Henson reveals Microsoft's motion-sensing strategy.

VideoTable tennis champs play Kinect Sports

UK team: "It's really realistic."

VideoFree DLC adds more Kinect Sports

Pinvaders! Target Smash! Fruit Splatter!

Key events

Image

Kinect officially dead

Well bam, there it is.

Image

Microsoft pledges to support Rare

New games will be announced when the time is right.

Image

Rare veteran George Andreas leaves Microsoft for Sony

New creative director at Sony Computer Entertainment Europe.

Image

Rare sticking with Kinect for its new project

More evidence suggests it's for the next Xbox.

Image

The Rare game that never was: ex-staff member details Savannah

And how the team "all wanted to make" Killer Instinct 3.

Image

Natural speech the next big challenge for Kinect - Rare dev

Praises Mass Effect 3 for "showing Kinect could be used with a controller".

Image

Kinect Sports Ultimate Collection revealed by Xbox videos

Contains sports in Kinect Sports and Season 2.

Image

Rare hiring for "multiple AAA future console releases"

Would prefer action/adventure or FPS experience.

Image

Union Jack Xbox 360 Kinect Celebration Pack announced

Plus, the Great British Mouse. Pictures inside.

Image

Sega design chief joins Kinect Sports dev Rare

Simon Woodroffe new Rare studio creative director.

Image

FeatureWho Killed Rare?

Did Microsoft ruin Britain's greatest game studio?

Image

Rare's about being "hugely successful"

"Not necessarily about genre, characters."

Image

FeatureA Rare view of the future of Kinect

Scott Henson reveals Microsoft's motion-sensing strategy.

Image

Kinect infringes patents, company claims

Impulse demands permanent injunction.

Image

Why Kinect Sports is Rare's priority

And first-person shooters aren't.

Image

Rare: the new Xbox "is always now"

"We're down the path" to the holodeck.

Image

VideoTable tennis champs play Kinect Sports

UK team: "It's really realistic."

Image

Fable: The Journey domain registered

Along with three Kinect-themed titles.

Image

How MS will make XBL and Kinect better

"Everything will be drastically improved."

Image

Kinect: MS to "serve hardcore" at E3

Kinect Sports 2, Dance Central 2, more.

Image

Rare: Voice control the future for Kinect

'Xbox pause' "just the beginning".

Image

Kinect Sports in A League of Their Own

Sky and Xbox's first product placement.

Image

Former Colin McRae dev joins Rare

Craig Duncan now senior studio director.

Image

MS: Rare in a position of strength

Kinect Sports sales "far exceed" expectations.

Image

MPs show support for gaming

Gamers' Voice event "terrific", says Govt.

Image

VideoFree DLC adds more Kinect Sports

Pinvaders! Target Smash! Fruit Splatter!

Image

Kinect Sports DLC revealed

Adds 250 Gamerscore, is free.

Image

UK chart: COD batters competition

UPDATE: Why Kinect Adventures is absent.

Image

Kinect Sports Facebook app launched

Xbox 360 game feeds results into leagues.

Image

Kinect Reviewed

The Eurogamer verdict.

Image

VideoNew Kinect Sports trailer

Bowling, footie, pin-pong, gurning.

Image

Kinect Sports

Sporting gesture.

Image

VideoKinect Sports launch trailer

Rare's latest limbers up.

Image

Rare: We're not a Kinect exclusive dev

But Kinect the "centrepiece of our strategy".

Image

Xbox veteran takes charge of Rare

Henson swaps Redmond for Birmingham.

Image

Microsoft thought Rare was Activision's

Deal went mysteriously "cold", says Fries.

Image

VideoMicrosoft Mum explains Kinect

"No more gadgets, no more gizmos."

Image

VideoOprah gives audience Kinect

Studio jumps the couch.

Image

One-to-one chat with AI "five years off"

Rare: Project Milo jumped the gun.

Image

Try Kinect at Eurogamer Expo 2010

Plus: Nintendo games! Schedule tweaks!

Image

VideoRare Avatar gives Kinect Sports advice

Modes, Live features and potential additions.

Image

VideoSprinter Bolt tests out Kinect

Usain in the mainframe.

Image

FeatureKinect's Kudo Tsunoda

On hybrid games, evolving through firmware and staying relevant.

Image

Rare urges core gamers to try Kinect

"All I can say to the core is have a go."

Image

FeatureRare on Kinect Sports

Nick Burton on how Rare got involved with Kinect and why you should give it a try.

Image

MS confirms voice control for Kinect

Update: After reports suggested otherwise.

Image

Kinect UK release date announced

Update: Microsoft clears up confusion.

Image

Molyneux: Judge Kinect on "the next step"

Sports and Adventures are "pretty good".

Image

Rare responds to fan site closure

But not Kinect Sports criticism.

Image

Rare researching GoldenEye for Kinect?

Burton: "There are so many possibilities."

Image

Rare: Kinect lag "not an issue"

Past problems overcome, insists studio.

Image

Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Kinect

Digital Foundry on latency, CPU overheads and how it all works.

Image

VideoKinect Sports E3 2010 trailer

Rare's Wii Sports-alike.

Image

Kinect out in the US on 4th November

ROW "thereafter". More than 15 launch titles.

Image

Microsoft E3 Conference

Full news breakdown inside. New Xbox 360! Forza Kinect! Reach! Kinect date! Fable III date! Loads more.

Image

Xbox 360 Kinect

Kinect Sports, Kinect Adventures, Dance Central, Your Shape, Joy Ride.

Image

Microsoft shows off Kinect at E3 event

Sports! Star Wars! Dance! Yoga! Tigers!

Image

Official: Natal is called Kinect

Slim 360 leaked by ad?