XBOX Thursday, January 6, 2005 | 10:13 AM

Almost Live from CES !

Almost Live from CES !

Microsoft had the excellent idea to broadcast the Bill Gates' CES presentation on the net, so I captured it and extracted the part about Xbox and Forza (with a "funny" surprise included). As expected Xbox 2 has not been mentioned directly, but a few things were in fact about it. The whole wireless and multimedia convergence speech could (and is according to CNet) be a glimpse of the future for Xbox 2. Interesting.


Xbox / Forza presentation by Bill Gates
Download: AVI

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Commented on 2005-01-06 16:04:58
that was hilarious! thanks blimblim. "Out of system memory" when does that ever happen! lol And was there a glitch with that Buic (sp?) car cause it was juttering. Weird
Commented on 2005-01-06 16:10:33
wrere they playing over live!? if so it may have been lag but i have no idea. Any news if you gfuys will have someone at CES blimblim?
Commented on 2005-01-06 16:31:00
I've had this exact same bug happen quite a few times when I was trying the beta last month in fact, even during Kiki's presentation :)
Morfeeis: I do not have anyone at CES, so I doubt I'll get anything interesting.
Commented on 2005-01-07 02:57:31 In reply to BlimBlim
Posted by BlimBlim
I've had this exact same bug happen quite a few times when I was trying the beta last month in fact, even during Kiki's presentation :)
Morfeeis: I do not have anyone at CES, so I doubt I'll get anything interesting.
I'm 5 hours away, should i pick the hotel that you're going to pay for or would you like to?
Commented on 2005-01-07 03:31:07
Thanks BlimBlim for putting the video online for us! :) I really enjoyed watching it and Conan O'Brien was hilarious, as always. lol :D

The New York City track looks INCREDIBLE...I cannot wait to race it! I'm so glad we actually got a glimpse of it. It was also very interesting to see what Bill Gates had to say about Forza Motorsport and the entire presentation was impressive, except for that one technical hiccup of course. ;)

Thanks again BlimBlim and keep up the great work!

Ryan (ComposerRyan)
Forza Fansite: http://www.webquad.com/forza
Commented on 2005-01-07 22:41:15
That was hysterical...The Blue Screen of Death always follws Bill. lol
That game looks amazing. I saw them playing in my hometown of NYC and was like "Yay!!". When is the release date for this?

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