We’ve just finished with Microsoft at E3 and to be fair I feel like a man who ordered a steak only to be told they’ve run out and have only got grilled asparagus left. This of course leaves me with two problems, firstly that my lust for some meaty goodness is left unfulfilled and secondly my piss is going to stink. Here is a quick round up of what MS “graced” us with.
Modern Warfare 3 Demo; Players plant explosive on a submarine and then going all Somali pirate and taking over a sub. We also got to see some very cool warship destruction action.
EA announces 3 new titles; Tiger Woods PGA Tour, Fifa and Madden all with Kinect capabilities.
Bioware shows off a little of Mass Effect 3; ME3 will support an all new Kinect voice recognition feature, the gameplay showed Liara and Garrus joining Shepard in a meeting with Mordin. Female Korgan shown for the first time, which gave me a funny feeling in my gentleman’s area.
Ubisoft’s Ghost Recon; Future Soldier is shown is some stunning cinematic, the game includes full voice and movement Kinect abilities.
Youtube coming to Xbox Live.
Xbox Live to integrate live TV from the Autumn.
UFC (men punching and kicking each other in the face) will stream events to your console.
Gears of War 3 Demo; Ice T plays through a Demo involving a Kraken octopus/sea monster aboard a tanker.
Crytek show footage of new Kinect title, Ryse which is set during the fall of Rome.
Halo: Combat Evolvedto be remastered in full HD.
Forza 4 to be released this October.
Fable: The Journey; New Fable game will still be set in Albion, although your character is not born a Hero and must become one. With full Kinect support and gameplay in a first person view point, its looking suspiciously like a rail-shooter.
Minecraft with Kinect support arrving this Winter.
Microsoft and Disney team up to bring you a vertual Disneyland on Xbox, including mini-games and rides.
Star Wars: Kinect; lightsaber wielding, pod-racing, fly in X-wings and such.
Living legend Tim Shafer Shows off Sesame Street mini-game romp for Kinect.
Kinect Fun Labs announced, allowing you to capture your likeness to produce a carbon copy avatar of yourself.
Kinect Sport 2; including Baseball, Skiing, Golf, American Football, Darts and Tennis.
Dance Central 2; players can import all songs from the first title with standard Harmonix. Multiplayer will also be included.
Halo 4 is officially announced.
We’ll be bring you further news and video on all these annoucements as we get them. Remember to check back later for news from the other Press Conrefences being held today.