Kinect Sports Rivals' twisted take on motion-controlled athletic competition drops April 8 in North America, Australia and New Zealand, April 11 in Europe. Help its colorful characters triumph at climbing, wake racing, target shooting, soccer, tennis and bowling in lovely 1080p. » 2/12/14 11:56am 2/12/14 11:56am

Kinect Sports Rivals, the third edition of the Kinect Sports franchise from Rare, will be coming to Xbox One this holiday season. Jet-ski races, rock climbing, bowling, target shooting, tennis and soccer were among the activities shown for the game. » 6/10/13 12:18pm 6/10/13 12:18pm

Watch Me Beat Kinect Sports 2 Tennis Without Moving

It's not often I get to proclaim myself an athlete, and today isn't going to change that, but I will say that I owned the shit out of my computer-controlled opponents today in Kinect Sports Season Two. » 10/25/11 6:40pm 10/25/11 6:40pm

This Japanese Kinect Sports 2 Commercial Is too Long and too Serious

And that music, ungh! If you've ever wanted to see Japanese people playing Kinect in a large living room, here's your chance. Enjoy. » 10/25/11 7:30am 10/25/11 7:30am

Coming Up This Weekend at PAX: Kinect Sports Baseball

This coming weekend, Stephen, Joel and I are going to be heading to Seattle for PAX—we'll be fighting our way around the show floor, taking pictures of as much crazy stuff as possible, playing a whole lot of upcoming games, including... well, including baseball. » 8/22/11 11:30pm 8/22/11 11:30pm

Speak Clearly and Carry a Golf Stick in Kinect Sports

"Xbox," I say, "Streak 20," and the huddle breaks. My quarterback trots up to the line. I instinctively half-squat and reach out my hands, placing them under the giant rear end of an invisible lineman. "Hike!" » 6/15/11 11:00pm 6/15/11 11:00pm

One Year Later, Did Microsoft Keep Their E3 2010 Promises?

Can you believe the hype you hear from Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo at each year's big E3 circus of video games? Year after year, the big three make promises about their consoles and their games. Do they deliver? » 5/24/11 2:00pm 5/24/11 2:00pm

This Weekend, Europeans Can All Play Xbox Live Together

Hey Europe, this weekend, the class system that normally divides Xbox Live between paying and non-paying subscribers is being torn down. » 4/22/11 3:20am 4/22/11 3:20am

Kinect Boxing Match Ends In Tactical Knock-Out

In Sweden, a team of cops stormed a couple's home after a neighbor reported that five people were beating the crap out of a woman. Turns out they were all playing boxing on Kinect Sports. » 1/16/11 1:00pm 1/16/11 1:00pm

Kinect Sports Launches Facebook App

Rare has built and launched a Kinect Sports application for Facebook, which will keep track of players' league results, allow them to issue invitations and be invited to others, and collect video highlights in a single place. » 11/11/10 7:20pm 11/11/10 7:20pm

The Many Reviews of Kinect and Its Games

The Xbox 360's Kinect launched today with more than a dozen games. We played through half a dozen of them. » 11/04/10 9:17am 11/04/10 9:17am

Sonic Free Riders is the most broken of the Kinect games I've played and that includes a half-dozen titles. It's unfortunate, because another strong action racing game would be a nice addition to Kinect's…

Review: Kinect Sports

The Xbox 360 finally has its motion-based sports game. Packed with six sports, ten if you include all of the events of track and field, Kinect Sports drops you controller-free into an eclectic mix of athleticism. » 11/04/10 1:10am 11/04/10 1:10am

Checking Out The Xbox 360's Take on Wii Bowling

Kinect Sports comes packed with more than half-a-dozen ways to play, but my limited time with the game only gave me a chance to check out one of them: Bowling. » 6/21/10 12:00pm 6/21/10 12:00pm

Don't These Kinect Games Sound Awfully Familiar?

So the Microsoft Kinect is official, and we've seen a list of exciting new titles making their way to the Xbox 360 motion control device, but where's the innovation? Is Kinect changing the game, or delivering more of the same? » 6/13/10 10:00pm 6/13/10 10:00pm