Let’s face it,
so far Kinect games have all been, well, really fucking ‘nice’.
Cutesy avatars doing cutesy things, with the biggest death blows
dealt upon fruit. So, bless those twisted, devilish puppies at SEGA
for splattering numerous ghoulies amongst the pigeons.
absolutely the most spectacular use of Kinect thus far. Think
first-person exploration, but using Microsoft’s in-home ‘I Spy’
gadget for everything. Want to walk slowly? Take a little step
forward. Want to walk more briskly? Take a big step forward. Need to
open a door? Slide or push it. Need to punch? Punch! Want to look to your left? Turn to
your left. Want to look right? Turn right. Want to do the Time Warp?
Bad luck, it isn’t in here. Meanwhile, handily you can go all
“How-diddily-doodily neighboureenie!” pose to automate more
drudgetational bits. It. Just. Works.
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