Leaked Video Shows Kinect-Controlled Gears of War Strategy Game

Rumors of a Kinect-centric Gears of War game had been circulating for years after Microsoft introduced the motion-control sensor to the world. One game called Gears of War: Exile was confirmed as cancelled two years ago. But, what looks like footage of another gesture-based Gears game has surfaced. It… it doesn't look… » 9/11/14 12:46pm Thursday 12:46pm

Artwork Made With Kinect Puts You Inside A Magical Forest

I'm not usually one for hyperbole, but this has to be the most stunning artistic use of Microsoft's Kinect I've ever seen. Le Vent Nous Portera (French for The Wind Will Carry Us) puts users (for lack of a better word) inside a magical midnight forest that reminds me of Grave of the Fireflies, only a lot less… » 4/30/14 1:00pm 4/30/14 1:00pm

Scientists Use Kinect To Make Instant X-Rays And Freak People Out

Everything's better with Kinect. Including, apparently, your insides. Okay it's not actual X-Rays, but rather a simulation using the Xbox camera to match a model in real time to your own movement. Apparently the effect's so good at least one woman "gasped and covered her breasts, trying to shield herself from view". » 4/21/14 4:00pm 4/21/14 4:00pm