As part of my personal inquiry module at University, I decided I wanted to make a game that specifically used the Microsoft Kinect. Having recently read (at the time) that the Kinect had been “hacked” (the usb driver) so that it could be connected via a PC, this sparked my interest to create a [...]
My masters project consisted of a comparative study between the traditional Xbox control-pad and a hybrid control system (the Xbox control-pad in unison with the Kinect).
The project emphasised on exploring why the Kinect hasn’t (as of writing) penetrated the “hardcore” gamer’s market. The research [...]