Rumor: Kinectless sku announcement today

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User Info: Thewinner14

Thewinner14
2 years ago#31
orestes1981 posted...
The system is inferior, and the gap is still there. Either way, a price cut in the first year is not something to make anyone proud. This is the Sega Saturn vs the PS1 all over again.

If MS offers multiple game pack-ins as a Christmas bundle, you know it is DOA.


I don't think you can call something dead on arrival over a year after release
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User Info: pobbes

pobbes
2 years ago#32
i thought it was separating the kinect from xbone was impossible?

User Info: SoulTrapper

SoulTrapper
2 years ago#33
And so Microsoft confirms what most sane people have been saying from the start: drop the damn kinect.

It also (sadly) confirms that no one really had any ideas as to how to use the kinect for anything in their games and that the "innovation" it brought was nothing more than switching channels and collecting your user data for their Nuads.

This is the first step towards what will be the recovery of this console, if they now manage to show some good exclusives at E3.

User Info: sammogard

sammogard
2 years ago#34
The voice commands are worth 100 dollars alone.

User Info: LoveSheep

LoveSheep
2 years ago#35
MrSpaM111 posted...
Kinect RIP

2010 - 2014


Best Kinect related Post EVER!!!
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User Info: DarthUchiha91

DarthUchiha91
2 years ago#36
MrSpaM111 posted...
Kinect RIP

2010 - 2014


It's really that old?!? Wow, time flies.
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User Info: doraemonllh1989

doraemonllh1989
2 years ago#37
haha and they say its impossible to do it
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User Info: orestes1981

orestes1981
2 years ago#38
Thewinner14 posted...
orestes1981 posted...
The system is inferior, and the gap is still there. Either way, a price cut in the first year is not something to make anyone proud. This is the Sega Saturn vs the PS1 all over again.

If MS offers multiple game pack-ins as a Christmas bundle, you know it is DOA.


I don't think you can call something dead on arrival over a year after release


It means it is so desperate for sales, they will throw all previous customers under the bus to entice new buyers....

It will effectively be DOA.
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User Info: RaRitsujun

RaRitsujun
2 years ago#39
orestes1981 posted...
Yeah.

The 180 is complete.


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User Info: InjusticeReborn

InjusticeReborn
2 years ago#40
AzaneAzer posted...

InjusticeReborn posted...
I may be in the minority, but I don't think removing Kinect will help at all with shifting more consoles. :/




It's common sense that a lower price will sell more consoles.


Apologies for bumping up this topic, and, I know certain users on this board aren't a representative of the public, or gaming public if you will, but even with Microsoft's revision of the console - from removing DRM, lowering price, removing the pay wall, and not having Kinect forced on every Xbox One console, these people still aren't happy. It's still a heathen to the gaming culture, supposedly.

It all it comes down to now is that the PS4 is 'more power' than the XB1. And that is why I think removing Kinect won't help shift the thing all that much, and why I think they shouldn't have bothered.

:shrugs:
"I love my PS4 but Sony could kick the fan-boys in the throat and they would call it a neck-massage." - a PS4 gamer
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