FIRST 10 MINUTES | X360 Wednesday, December 1, 2010 | 9:04 AM

First 10 Minutes: Kinect Adventures

First 10 Minutes: Kinect Adventures

Next out is the game included with the Kinect sensor, Kinect Adventures. Inside you'll find a video showing the five different mini-games and me doing some waving. We'll have more Kinect videos later tonight.

First 10 Minutes
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Commented on 2010-12-01 10:48:03
the other games seem suioted for kids, but the space water games looks hard.
Commented on 2010-12-01 16:06:54

I hope this is not the standard of motion gaming in the future. My kids will enjoy this along with the dance games, mini games, party games, rail games but it's not going to be my cup of tea.
Commented on 2010-12-01 18:08:11
Kinect to me is another word for "lag".

Seriously, I have been playing this game for hours and..., I can't even explain how bad this is.

Try it yourself. Also try the rollercoaster ride stuff-thingy and u'll see what I mean.
Commented on 2010-12-02 03:41:36
Felt like a kid having discovered games when i played the both the raft and assault course game.Fun if played with a mate and providing you give it a chance.In any case played with anticipation for each of the actions required, the delay on some of these early launch games isn't as pronounced.After 15 or so rounds on those jumping ducking courses with a mate, i can truly say that it was the most competitive fun iv'e had with a mate and took me right back to when i first started to game.I can see how it maybe doesn't appeal but it was massively fun for me

Lots of potential here and the lag itself from the animation transistion because clearly it can track 1 to 1 joint tracking- as shown to you when setting up

The games so far are really to demonstrate and cater for those not normally into playing games and so it's easy enough to come to the conclusion that something is crap.I went in thinking it would be simple fun and it was

I didn't honestly think i'd like Dance Central but it's great fun as totally unexpected that is

Providing the potential is met, Kinect has a place on 360.For now i'll be playing Halo, Vanquish and Bayonetta until the second wave hits and just perhaps there will be something truly great- Child of Eden
Commented on 2010-12-02 05:11:15
That all said, i'm not sure i could play these types of games every day if it were the same incredibly exausting but fun experience.Definitely a fun time playing this way but i'm hoping to sit down for those next games- at least a few anyway.Certainly a good way to getting in shape though if you're consistent with how often it is you're playing

We shall see
Commented on 2010-12-02 05:41:56 In reply to Adropacrich2
I agree. I just look at it as another, completely different experience. I still have battlefield. I still have Halo and Gears. I still have Uncharted and God of War. I just now have a very fun and, for the moment, physical experience too. Very different than anything else, and when the hybrid games come...

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