Tag: Kinect 2.0

Gaming News Wrap [28 Aug 2014]

Good morning everyone. Another day, another bite of the delicious meal known as gaming. Or something like that. PSA: The scheduled maintenance for PSN that was postponed on Monday due to DDoS attacks will now take place today. The UK and EU region can expect it to start from 4:00pm to 5:00am BST (5:00pm to 6:00am SA), 29 August. Games A Forza Horizon…

Gaming News Wrap [8 July 2014]

Good morning everyone. It’s your destiny to read the Gaming News Wrap. You’ll see what we did there, two line below… Games Five of Destiny‘s PvP multiplayer modes have been revealed. Skirmish, Control, Lockdown, Team, and Rumble appear to have been named in a new IGN preview video. The Expansion Pass for Destiny has also been revealed and detailed. The pass…

Gaming News Wrap [31 Mar 2014]

Good morning all. The Gaming News Wrap is to the point this morning as this zombie has had an epic weekend of gaming. Friday Fairmont High School allowed Call of Duty to entertain around 30 pupils, and Saturday and Sunday was the amazing UCON event. Both we will detail in upcoming articles, but our thanks and eternal gratitude to all…

Gaming News Wrap [20 Nov 2013]

Good morning all. Welcome to the midweek edition of the Gaming News Wrap. It’s either halfway from the start of the week or halfway to the end of it, either way this should take up some valuable work time. Hardware SCE CEO Andrew House has told Game Informer that “through the holiday season we’ll be in good supply” of PlayStation 4 in “the countries…

Gaming News Wrap [4 Nov 2013]

Good morning. Let’s be kind and fill your Monday with gaming goodness. Microsoft has clarified (and attempted to calm continued concerns) over the Kinect surveillance. The Xbox One cannot transmit facial images and the player’s ’emotions’ are destroyed once the game session ends. While the Kinect sensor “identifies users by measuring the arrangement and length of certain facial features and calculating that…

Gaming News Wrap [9 Oct 2013]

Good morning gamers. The gaming news wrap is the human equivalent of zombie food. Tasty. In bite sized chunks. Michael Pachter has suggested that PS4 pre-orders are around 1.5 million. He also thinks Sony will encounter “some supply shortages”. He said a little more about things, and you can read all about it here. In France meanwhile, it appears the PS4…

Gaming News Wrap [3 Oct 2013]

Good morning, and welcome to the day before rAge. If you’re going, we will see you there. Otherwise, cry into your bowl of cereal while reading the news round-up. The Xbox One reserves 10% of its GPU power for multitasking and the Kinect, however Microsoft aim to free up some of this in the future for developers to use. [More…

Gaming News Wrap [23 Sep 2013]

Good morning. We’re pretty sure many will have taken today off too in South Africa to ensure an extra long weekend, so we’ve kinda done so too. Kinda. Not really. Kinect-like navigation will be coming to the PS4 post launch according to Sony. That’s because the the features of the PlayStation Eye camera “could go deeper”. [More on Eurogamer] The PS4…

Gaming News Wrap [15 Aug 2013]

Good morning gamers. Yes, we know Call of Duty Ghosts is big news today, but don’t forget later today Rockstar unveils their online component of GTA V. Just because you don’t need to connect the Kinect to the Xbox One anymore, doesn’t mean Microsoft plans to ship the console without one. Major Nelson said via Reddit that Microsoft are “100% all in on…

Gaming News Wrap [14 Aug 2013]

Morning and welcome to the midweek Gaming News Wrap. Microsoft is teasing a “unique exclusive” for Xbox One to be revealed at Gamescom. If you’re at Gamescom, you will also be able to try out Titanfall, which will be there in a playable version. [More on CVG] The Xbox One can detect and prevent itself from overheating. It does this…