If you're older than nine, Kinectimals is not the game for you. Microsoft's Kinect-powered kitty cat simulator is strictly for kids and parents who need a new babysitter. While it is an undeniably impressive demonstration of the Kinect's powers, as a game, Kinectimals is so easy and so bland, even members of the pre-tween set are likely to become bored with it, unless they're very easily amused.
Microsoft today announced that its motion-controlled Kinect will retail for $149.99, and will include a copy of Kinect Adventures. Microsoft also...
Microsoft's Kinect-based contribution to the storied virtual pet genre, Kinectimals, teaches kids that it's totally fine to be friendly to baby tigers, panthers and other highly dangerous felines. Still, there's no denying the cuteness factor of this title. Check it out in this E3 2010 preview.
An adorable little girl gives us a demo of Kinectimals from Microsoft's E3 2010 Press Conference, showing us how to play with a baby tiger called Skittles, petting him, exercising him and playing fetch.