Why Microsoft Lost E3 (Badly)

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“We don’t have any plans specific to Xbox consoles in virtual reality or mixed reality,”

Quote from Mike Nichols chief marketing officer for gaming via Game Industry.biz interview.

Previously when hyping their new Xbone 1 X 1 X Scorpion X 1 back at E3 2016 Phil Spencer (fans hailed xbox saviour and head of Xbox) said on stage that the Xbox One X would become the industry’s next VR-compatible console, positioning the platform to compete with Sony’s VR with what he called “high fidelity VR.” …Well so much for that! [Read more…]

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E3 2016 Highlights – We Happy Few

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Lightsaber On! – Galactic Dance-off

Yes that cringe-worthy, Xbox kinect Star Wars game first shown at last year’s E3 is back! You thought the previously announced delays were so that extra time could be spent improving the game but no it appears to have been spent  adding a  Galactic Dance-off  game… no seriously…  complete with “Star Wars themed Pop Tunes” whatever that means!

(Above obvious early French inspiration for this added feature.)

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