Ever wondered what's going to become the standard controller for game consoles? Over on ihobo today, I examine the strategies behind the release of Sony's Move and Microsoft's Kinect. Here's a short extract:
The bottom line is that neither Move nor Kinect are really about taking on Nintendo in this round of the console squabbles. This bout is already over and Nintendo won a decisive victory, while Microsoft earns an honourable mention for just barely wriggling out of last place, albeit with an ongoing failure to be profitable. The big question, the one that still matters, is 'which input mechanisms will be key to the digital games market in 2012?'
Read the entire piece, Move vs Kinect: The Future of Console Controllers? at ihobo.com.