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The Xbox 360 Kinect – Reviews Show It’s Perfect For Fun And Fitness
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With all of the buzz about the release of the Xbox 360 Kinect, reviews show that there is room for minor improvement, but overall people are having fun and staying fit. The Kinect allows the gamer to be in the game by simply moving in the way that they wish their avatar to move. This lack of a controller moves closer to the ideal gaming experience with the player being inside the game.

Games that require the use of a controller often fall short by not requiring the player to fully utilize their entire body to play the game. People soon learned that they could simply move their arm or wrist and get the same results. This doesn’t do much in keeping the player physically active during game play. With Kinect, you’re required to move your body in the way that you want the character on the screen to move to play the game. This means that you’re up and active and can actually get your heart rate going for a good cardio workout.

There are games that are specifically designed to provide you with a workout, but there are just as many games that are designed for you to simply have fun. The good part about this is that you are getting fit without realizing it. High cardio activities have been known to increase fitness for some time now and the Kinect gives you the ability to enjoy gaming without spending hours sitting on the couch while you play. You can play sports inside your living room, rain or shine.

For those new to gaming, the lack of controller makes it easier to begin playing without having to learn the complex button combinations often needed for more complex maneuvers. With this new technology, you simply do what you want the avatar to do. This makes the Kinect much easier to use for younger players or players that have had trouble using controllers in the past. Additionally, the entire family can enjoy playing regardless of the level of video game experience.

This new way of playing video games is sure to increase in popularity as the technology advances further. Video game developers are continually looking for ways to put players in the game and give them a true virtual experience. Xbox 360 Kinect reviews show that consumers are looking for new and exciting ways to play video games and this is just one of many advancements to change the way we interact with gaming consoles.

There are three ways that you can get Kinect For Xbox 360. You can buy just the Kinect if you already have an Xbox 360 or you can get it in a bundle. The cheapest option is to get the Xbox 360 4GB Bundle. The memory in this one is small but is perfect if all you want it for is to play Kinect. However if you want to use the Xbox 360 to its full potential the you should get the Xbox 360 250 GB bundle.


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Good article I love my Kinect and its pretty impressive.

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