X360 Saturday, September 16, 2006 | 1:17 PM

Interview with Major Nelson

Interview with Major Nelson

Thanks to Microsoft and the Community Network, we got access to an interesting interview, together with other Xbox fansites, with Major Nelson that took place during the GC. Read more about XNA, HD-DVD, bigger harddrive, TV Shows and more inside.


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Commented on 2006-09-16 13:48:56
Good interview, seems like a decent bloke who really enjoys his job. He certainly doesn't have to maintain his blog like he does, the amount of morons that post comments would have put me off within days!

"As for Sony, I’m really surprised that there were no playable demos on show. We’re getting pretty close to launch for that console, so it was strange not to see anything playable. That’s sending a message. And that’s pretty much all I can say about that…"

Not long after that interview Sony announced the European delay, I assume multiplatofrm developers had shared the information with him!
Commented on 2006-09-16 14:00:01
Major nelson is awesome, the coolest guy on the xbox team.
Commented on 2006-09-16 14:06:12
Great Interview and what a great Guy!
Commented on 2006-09-16 15:03:48
"I’m not allowed to tell you that I have one with me." made me laugh :-) good on him
Commented on 2006-09-16 15:14:30
nice inteview indeed not to much news but a few nice tid bits

i also hope they do some tv shows here in europe en that bigger hard disk is something i really would like to see i have only 5 gig left on this one
Commented on 2006-09-16 16:33:20
koolest guy i know around the xbox team......he has the best job ever
Commented on 2006-09-16 16:34:37
Major Nelson owns. I really think they should just go 'surprise' at X06 and announce an 80GB harddrive.
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Commented on 2006-09-16 19:41:30
Major is a cool guy, and seems more down to earth then many Sony PR people. Also even if the whole nice image that MS has going on with their PR is a ruse they are still doing a great job. When a company gets arrogant.... well we know what kind of reaction that gets.
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Commented on 2006-09-17 00:37:12
Did it grind a disc when he did that? Seriously you're not supposed to do that with a game in it, otherwise grind city. But yeah good interview, seems to genuinely like what he does.
Commented on 2006-09-17 01:38:27
awesome interview.

this site keeps on kicking ass!!
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Commented on 2006-09-17 03:25:53
Nice interview. And he looks just the way I pictured him
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Commented on 2006-09-17 08:11:51
I hope there will be gamma control in dashboard, i truly hope there will be gamma control... i m dead tired of games unplayable because they lack that in their options menus and DVDs i can t watch because they are too dark when played with the console.
Commented on 2006-09-17 10:42:50 In reply to BarfHappy
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I hope there will be gamma control in dashboard, i truly hope there will be gamma control... i m dead tired of games unplayable because they lack that in their options menus and DVDs i can t watch because they are too dark when played with the console.
turn up your TV's brightness?
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