Batman Arkham Origins gets three DLC packs today

Batman Arkham Origins players can today grab three new pieces of DLC for Batman: Arkham Origins – Infinite Earths Skins Pack, Black Mask Challenge Pack and Online Supply Drop #1. Details from press release: BatmanArkham Origins Infinite Earths Skins Pack The Batman” Arkham Origins Infinite Earths Skins Pack is now available on the PlayStationNetwork, Xbox LIVE online entertainment network from…

Xbox One Call of Duty: Ghosts will include ‘Kinect voice controls’

The Xbox One version of Call of Duty: Ghosts will include voice controls, at first only to navigate through menus, but we could see cooler stuff in future. Ghosts’ exec­u­tive pro­duc­er Mark Rubin confirmed the news to OMX and explained that the stu­dio also sees “a lot of poten­tial” to explore addi­tion­al voice-activated game­play. “We’re doing some stuff, not real­ly…

Carmack describes Kinect as “a poor interaction”

Speaking at his annual keynote address at Quakecon, Id Software founder John Carmack controversially described the Kinect experience as fundamentally, “a poor interaction.” Carmack analogized Kinect to Apple’s old one-button mouse, claiming that “Kinect is sort of like a zero-button mouse with a lot of latency on it.” The Verge report on a video released to YouTube where the response…