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News: The List of Skyrim Kinect Voice Commands is Here

The List of Skyrim Kinect Voice Commands is Here

English and Dragon supported

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim gets Kinect voice command support today, and we have a list of supported commands. Use a dragon shout in English without holding RB, or push down the bumper and say one, two or three words of the dragon language equivalent and magic happens. You can also use Kinect to navigate menus and...

Guide: Starting Out with Kinect

Starting Out with Kinect

Get the most from your sensor right away

So you've unwrapped all your presents and found a shiny new Kinect and games. Congratulations, and welcome aboard! Unlike every other motion controller on the market, you don't need anything in your hands to play Kinect — with no controllers and no buttons you're free to use your body and voice to play the...

Features: Kinect Software Buyer's Guide

Kinect Software Buyer's Guide

Let us guide you

If you were one of the lucky millions to receive a Kinect sensor for Christmas, you're probably wondering which games to pick up and which to avoid, which is where we come in. As we've got every Kinect game reviewed we here at Kinectaku are in the perfect position to help you navigate the motion minefield and find a title that's...

Features: A Guide to Kinect Fitness Games

A Guide to Kinect Fitness Games

Let's get sweaty

If you're looking to lose a few pounds as part of your New Year's Resolution, grabbing a fitness game for Kinect is a good way to go, but with so many out there how can you pick the one that's best for you? Here a brief rundown of all the fitness games currently available for Kinect, all of which we've exhaustively playtested and...

News: This Xbox 360 Help Video Takes Things Very Slowly

This Xbox 360 Help Video Takes Things Very Slowly

Includes: how to turn console on

If you've been struggling to get your Kinect set up correctly, or are having issues with connecting to Xbox Live, this comprehensive help video might be the solution you're after. It's also useful if you've fallen at the first hurdle and don't even know to turn your machine on, it can help there too: it's that...