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E3 2011 LIVEBLOG: EA

After a brainstorming start to the year that has seen it release hit after hit, EA tonight takes to the stage to reveal how it intends to build upon this momentum in the months ahead. For all the news the very moment it happens head down to our liveblog below …

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OPINION: Microsoft’s E3 press conference

There’s someone getting a monumental telling off tonight. Were it not for a colossal balls up at Xbox.com earlier that resulted in the early reveal of Halo 4, tonight’s press conference would have finished on a majestic whoop-fest. That’s not to say that it didn’t climax pleasingly. Despite being devoid …

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MICROSOFT: Halo 4, 5 and 6 announced

Halo 4 has officially been announced – but that’s only the beginning. Microsoft’s E3 press conference ended with a teaser trailer for the new title, showing Master Chief back in action – a surprise reveal that was outed by a leak earlier today. More interestingly, Microsoft’s president of interactive entertainment …

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MICROSOFT: Kinect Sports 2 confirmed

Kinect Sports: Season Two will be released on Xbox 360 Kinect this winter. Microsoft demoed the sequel to its motion controller’s best-selling game at its E3 2011 conference, showing the audience golf and American football in-game. Kinect Sports: Season Two producer Nicole Makila said: This is another extraordinary experience for …

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MICROSOFT: Kinect Fun Labs goes live

Microsoft is launching new motion-sensing software Kinect Fun Labs today. The title was announced by Kinect mastermind Kudo Tsunoda during Microsoft’s E3 press conference and has been inspired by the enhancements that other developers have brought to Microsoft’s motion controller. "Developers of all sizes have delivered new experiences on the …

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MICROSOFT: Minecraft heading to Kinect

Minecraft will no longer be available only to PC owners. The first person world creation game will make its console debut exclusively on Xbox 360 Kinect this winter. Microsoft’s Phil Spencer showcased the title briefly at the platform holder’s E3 press conference. Developer Mojang Specifications released the game on PC …

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MICROSOFT: Forza 4 dated

Forza Motorsport 4 will be released in the US on October 11th. The launch date was revealed during Microsoft’s E3 press conference after a trailer highlighting the game’s key features. The game will feature cars from over 80 manufacturers, Kinect headtracking, community car clubs and Top Gear-themed content, including the …

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MICROSOFT: Ryse revealed

Microsoft showcased a new hack n’ slash action game for Kinect at its E3 Conference called Ryse. Developer Crytek has been working on the game – a warrior-based motion sensing action title – details of which were leaked on the US Xbox website earlier, along with news of Halo 4. …

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MICROSOFT: Voice control leads New Xbox Experience

Microsoft has announced a new Xbox 360 interface will introduce enhanced voice control, YouTube, Bing and live television. The new features were introduced by Xbox Live’s corporate vice president Marc Whitten during Microsoft’s E3 press conference. Voice control will be central to the experience, allowing Kinect users to access and …

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MICROSOFT: Kinect support for Tom Clancy titles

All upcoming games based on the Tom Clancy line of war titles will feature Kinect support, Ubisoft has confirmed. Co-founder and CEO Yves Guillemot made the claim during Microsoft’s 2011 E3 presentation, where Ubisoft demoed Kinect functionality for its upcoming shooter Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. The publisher showed how the …

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