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  • Microsoft on Future of Kinect

    Mark Whitten, Vice President, Xbox Live has given out some details about the future functionality that will be included in Kinect after its launch.

    Here is some of the future functionality to be associated with Microsoft Kinect:

    • Further Breakthrough in Voice Recognition and Gesture Control
    • Use of own voice to navigate directly to a particular people on Xbox Live and bunch of communication scenarios   like party mode.
    • Personalise gamers experience while playing a sporting game on console.

    Here is what Mark Whitten Said:

    "What you will be able to do with Kinect in the future is - imagine that I'm watching a Premier League game and it sees that I've got a Man United jersey on. Why doesn't it change the commentary to be pro-Man U? Why don't you flip it in with the local commentator versus the global one to get a more personalised experience?

    "Things like that become simple to do in a way that doesn't require the user to go to a lot of effort to figure out how to use our interface."

  • StarCraft 2 got Top Ranking in UK

    Blizzard's StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty which was release on 27th July has move up top spot dethroning Disney's Toy Story 3. Here is a complete list of top 10 game:

    1. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty (Blizzard)

    2. Toy Story 3 (Disney)

    3. Red Dead Redemption (Rockstar)

    4. Dance on Broadway (Ubisoft)

    5. LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 (Warner Bros)

    6. Just Dance (Ubisoft)

    7. Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Sky (Square Enix)

    8. Call of Duty 2: Modern Warfare 2 (Activision Blizzard)

    9. Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Nintendo)

    10. Battlefield: Bad Company 2 (EA)

    Dragon Quest IX which was at 9th Place has move up to 7th and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 has reentered the top 10 position acquiring the number 8th spot.

  • EA Announces 'Create' with Playstation Move support

    EA Play reveals a new family game title Create which will be coming out on Wii, PS3, Xbox 360 and Mac in November. They also reveal that the Create will have a Playstation Move support also.

    Giving out the details Harvey Elliott said that "Create uses families' imaginations to develop new ways to play together that are both fun and challenging,"

    "We wanted to design a game where the entire family can explore, decorate, and solve challenges where no solution is wrong and the only limit is the imagination."

  • Solar Struggle Trailer (Xbox 360)

    The first official trailer of Solar Struggle gamers get insight the gameplay and its challenging space-battles.
  • New Tales PS3 title Announce by Namco

    A formal announcement regarding the new Tales of game for PS3 is made today by Namco at a press conference in Japan. However the game is yet to have a title and also the release date. Only thing regarding the game out was art which is given below.

    Tales of PS3

    At the event Namco also annouces Tales of Graces F for PS3 and Wii (Releasing in Winter 2010), Tales of the World: Radiant Mythology 3 for PSP (Early Part of 2011).

  • Dragon Age: Origins DLC Golems of Amgarrak Release Details

    Bioware knows very well how to keep their fans happy as the announces another piece of DLC called Golems of Amgarrak for Dragon Age: Origin.

    This Dragon Age: Origin DLC Golems of Amgarrak will allow gamers:

    • import your character from Origins or Awakening or create a new, high-level hero!
    • Face an all-new terrifying creature
    • Earn powerful rewards that transfer into your Awakening and Origins campaign
    • An advanced challenge for even the most experienced adventurers

    Bioware also reveals that the DLC will be available for the gamers on August 10 for Playstation 3(PS3), Xbox 360 and PC.

  • Dead Rising 2 Zombrex version for Europe

    Capcom today reveals the Dead Rising 2 Zombrex Version specially for European gamers. This new Dead Risiing 2 Zombrex Version for Europe will consist of the following:

    • Making of DVD
    • Steelbook
    • Zombrex syringe pen

    Dead Rising, Dead Rising 2, Dead Rising 2 Zombrex Edition

    Earlier Capcom (Europe) has already announces the Outbreak version of Dead Rising 2 which actually act as a European Special Edition of the game.
    Dead Rising 2 slated to release on 2nd October 2010 in UK and US for Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and PC.

  • Halo Reach Xbox 360 Achievements

    Halo Reach Xbox 360 Achievements List. There are 49 achievements with a total of 1000 points. These 49 Achievements is break down in the following manner:

    • Campaign - 23 Achievements
    • Firefight - 7 Achievements
    • Multiplayer - 4 Achievements
    • Training - 6 Achievements
    • Player Experience - 9 Achievments

    Halo Reach Xbox 360 achivements

    The Soldier We Need You To Be   
    Completed the Campaign on Normal difficulty.

    Folks Need Heroes...   
    Completed the Campaign on Heroic difficulty.

    Gods Must Be Strong   
    Completed the Campaign on Legendary difficulty.

    A Monument To All Your Sins   
    Completed every mission in Halo: Reach alone, on Legendary.

    We're Just Getting Started   
    Completed the 2nd mission on Normal or harder.

    Protocol Dictates Action   
    Completed the 3rd mission on Normal or harder.

    I Need A Weapon   

    Completed the 4th mission on Normal or harder.

    To War   
    Completed the 5th mission on Normal or harder.

    You Flew Pretty Good   
    Completed the 6th mission on Normal or harder.

    Into The Howling Dark   

    Completed the 7th mission on Normal or harder.

    Dust And Echoes   
    Completed the 8th mission on Normal or harder.

    This Is Not Your Grave   
    Completed the 9th mission on Normal or harder.

    Send Me Out... With A Bang   
    Completed the 10th mission on Normal or harder.

    They've Always Been Faster   
    Cleared the 2nd mission without setting foot in a drivable vehicle.

    Two Corpses In One Grave   
    Killed 2 vehicles at once with the Target Locator in the 3rd mission.

    Banshees, Fast And Low   
    Hijacked a Banshee during the Reach Campaign.

    Your Heresy Will Stay Your Feet   
    Killed the Elite Zealot before he escaped during the 5th mission.

    If They Came To Hear Me Beg   
    Performed an Assassination against an Elite to survive a fall that would've been fatal.

    Wake Up Buttercup  
     
    Destroyed the Corvette's engines & escort in under 3 minutes in the 6th mission on Heroic or harder.

    Tank Beats Everything   
    Finished the 9th mission on Legendary with the Scorpion intact.

    Lucky Me   
    Earned a Triple Kill while Jetpacking in Campaign, Firefight or Matchmaking.

    KEEP IT CLEAN   
    Killed 7 Moa during the 2nd mission of the Campaign.

    I Didn't Train To Be A Pilot   
    Killed 3 of the anti-aircraft batteries during the 8th mission.

    Doctor, Doctor   
    Used a Health Pack to replenish life after taking body damage.

    That's A Kinfe   
    Performed an Assassination on an enemy.

    I See You Favour A .45   

    Killed 10 enemies in a Firefight or Campaign session with the M6G pistol.

    An Elegant Weapon   
    Killed 10 enemies in a Firefight or Campaign session with the DMR.

    Swap Meet   
    Traded weapons with an AI ally in Campaign.

    A Spoonful Of Blamite   

    Killed 10 enemies in Firefight or Campaign with a supercombine explosion.

    Be My Wingman Anytime   
    Let a teammate spawn on you 5 times in an Invasion Matchmaking game.

    Yes, Sensei   
    Earned a First Strike Medal in a Matchmaking game.

    Skunked   
    Won a game of Invasion in the 1st phase.

    What's A Killing Spree?   
    Earned a Killing Spree in multiplayer Matchmaking.

    Crowd Control   
    Earned a Killionaire medal in Firefight.

    Knife To A Gun Fight   
    As an Elite, killed 5 Spartan players in Matchmaking.

    Score Attack   
    Scored 15,000 points in Score Attack Firefight Matchmaking.

    Firestarter   
    Scored 50,000 points in a Firefight game.

    Blaze Of Glory   
    Scored 200,000 points in a Firefight game.

    Heat In The Pipe   
    Scored 1,000,000 points in a Firefight game.

    Game, Set, Match   
    Completed a Firefight set on Legendary without dying.

    Make It Rain 
      
    Purchased an item from the Armory that required the rank of Lt. Colonel.

    The Start Of Something   
    Reached the rank of Corporal in the UNSC.

    An Honor Serving   

    Reached the rank of Captain in the UNSC.

    A Storage Solution   
    Used the File Browser to upload a file to your File Share.

    A New Challenger   
    Completed all of the Daily Challenges in a given day.

    Make It Drizzle   

    Purchased an item from the Armory.

    Cool, File Bro   

    Recommended a file to someone.

    Lemme Upgrade Ya   
    Advanced a Commendation to a Silver state.

    One Down, 51 To Go   
    Completed a Weekly Challenge.