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Kinection Error: Don’t Move! Sony and Microsoft fall flat at E3

Despite impressive tech demos at last year’s E3, Microsoft’s recently re-branded “Kinect” and Sony’s Playstation Move controller felt more dated than the “underpowered” Nintendo console they are trying to out-motion. What do we mean by dated? Obviously this has nothing to do with graphical capability or processing power – something on which both the Xbox 360 and Playsta...

Nintendo: Motion Plus now standard with every Wii sold

Although once optional, Nintendo is now making Motion Plus a manditory purchase. At least for new Wii owners. In speaking with Infendo today, the company was quick to point out that the newly announced Black Wii bundles are, in fact, “new stock” units. In other words, Motion Plus is now standard with every Wii sold—be it black or white. “This isn’t technically a bundle,”...

Nintendo “embarrassed” by Wii copycats

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but Nintendo president Reggie Fils-Aime said he wouldn’t dare rip off the competition like Sony and Microsoft are doing with Wii. “I think we would have been embarrassed to do what our competitors are currently doing,” he told Kotaku, when asked what his company’s next console might include. “So, all I can tell you is t...

Infendo Radio 178 is on the MOVE! (Get it?)

Due to an unplanned emergency absence, your humble regular host has no idea what transpires on this week’s episode of Infendo Radio!  The intrepid Will Thompson fills in as host, and apparently talks about the Playstation Move and the new “King of Kong!” Want to find out for sure? Me too – let’s listen together: Radio Feed iTunes Feed MP3 Be part of the show! Email u...

Wii still “smarter” than PlayStation Move?

On a Wired post criticizing the initial round of PlayStation Move games, commenter memebag pointed out a distinct difference between Move and Wii, which seemingly plays into the latter’s favor. “Instead of a camera on the TV looking for lights on the remotes, each Wiimote has a camera that looks for the light bar on the TV,” he explains. “It’s a smarter solution, since th...

What do you think of PlayStation Move, Sony’s answer to Wii?

Sony yesterday fully unveiled its response to the market-share stealing Wii. Dubbed PlayStation Move, the depth-sensing remote connects with the PlayStation Eye camera and promises better precision when compared to Wii. A single controller and camera will be bundled for under $100 and sold separately. That is, PlayStation Move is optional for the some 33 million PS3 owners in the world, whereas th...