Phil Spencer: "Xbox Is 1st And Foremost A Game Console"

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That_Damn_Kid
2 years ago#1
http://www.gamingenthusiast.net/phil-spencer-xbox-is-1st-and-foremost-a-game-console/

"Phil Spencer was interviewed by Major Nelson today to talk about his new role as the head of Xbox. Phil makes it clear that he sees Xbox as a game console above all else.

Weíve transcribed this quote for you below. This is a response to a fan question that asks; what are you (Phil) going to do differently?

I think what Iím going to say is Iím going to focus on certain parts of the business. And, when you take the person whoís been building games for oh so many years and you put them as head of Xbox you are going to get a real games focus on what Xbox is about. For me, Xbox is 1st and foremost a games console.

Todayís game consoles do more than just game, but thatís how I think about it. I think the core of this product has to be as a great game console.

You can check out the full interview via podcast here."
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CaIiber345
2 years ago#2
I don't believe him. Hopefully for gamers he makes good on those words.
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User Info: Miiri0

Miiri0
2 years ago#3
Xbone. Tv first. Console second.

User Info: AzaneAzer

AzaneAzer
2 years ago#4
He said the complete opposite last year, which is why there's no credibility is this statement.

They designed the project with multimedia ahead of gaming, and it's shown.

User Info: HiddenRoar

HiddenRoar
2 years ago#5
What, so does that mean it wasn't a Game console before Phil became head of Xbox?

lol, literally proved all those who said otherwise before, wrong.

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XtremeWRATH360
2 years ago#6
If it were a game console i wouldn't have to have the Kinect shoved down my throat and would be able to buy it without it
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jairusmonillas
2 years ago#7
All Talk No Action

Just like Cloud stuff, All Talk.
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User Info: TheGam3925

TheGam3925
2 years ago#8
This fist Xbox One commercial to air was nothing but TV.

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XmD0vPOd5Rk
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User Info: gogogodzilla

gogogodzilla
2 years ago#9
Sooo...

They are going back on this, now?

http://youtu.be/887fijRU0zc
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User Info: TBONE_OG

TBONE_OG
2 years ago#10
I already knew this.
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