Ernie Booth headed over to the Microsoft Gamefest 2006 (http://www.microsoftgamefest.com), a conference for game developers held in Seattle, and interviewed Boyd Multerer and David Weller about the new XNA
platform. Check out http://msdn.microsoft.com/directx/xna/ for more info on XNA itself.
Our guest video guy, Mike Hall, took his camera on a trip to Microsoft Research's labs in the UK. Hey, it's just like Redmond: rainy. Glad to see that.
Anyway, here Mike visits with a couple of researchers who are working on making the Xbox better by trying to make the machine learn.
Ever wonder what it takes to build a game for the Xbox?
His answer? Game development today is dramatically different than it was back in the old days when a developer or two could make a bleeding edge video game over a weekend. Today a game development team has more artists than…
Larry Hryb, aka "Major Nelson" talks about how you join in an Xbox Live game. This is a continuation of
his previous demo of Xbox Live.
So, if we got a Channel 9 Xbox Live game going, what's your favorite game and what's your gamer tag?
When are you online? How about Saturday nights?
Well that’s a good match! The actors who play the Weasley twins (James and Oliver Phelps) in the Harry Potter series of films, demonstrated the “magical” Xbox Kinect at the Gamescom event in Germany. The demo took place during Electronic Arts’ press conference
where the game maker was briefing…
In the middle of the summer you might think Microsoft would take a break and kick-back but clearly that's not how we roll. In addition to Office 2010 and Windows 7- Microsoft made news in a few other ways...
Microsoft hired the Apple guy?
Linux is my homeboy
Xbox Handheld coming your way